Jon-Michael Kowertz

Guest Speaker: Jon-Michael Kowertz, General Business Advisor, Small Business Development Center at the PCC Climb Center,

information about the SMDC and the many ways it can be utilized to help small businesses from the very inception of planning.

The SMDC is bad factors business counseling married with education and through its many resources, small business owners can get help with every-

thing from writing a business plan, putting a financial portfolio together to help with securing a loan, import/export advisors and more.

A Small Biz lunch program is being offered that includes 10 sessions (30 hours) of marketing, operations and finance education and includes 20 hours of business advising. Go to sbdc@pcc.edu or call 971.722.5081 for more information.