Popular Free Business Seminar

Posted on November 25, 2012 By

The Lakewood Development Corporation, the administrative arm of the Urban Enterprise Zone (UEZ), is offering the public a free small business seminar “Doing Business with the Federal Government,”  Wednesday, November 28, 2012, from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in Conference Room C, the Lakewood Municipal Building, 231 Third Street, Lakewood. All businesses are welcome whether or not they are participating in a UEZ program.

The workshop, given by Sherry Rose and Dolcey Chaplin of the NJIT Defense Procurement Center, will explain the process of conducting business with the federal government. Many opportunities exist for businesses to expand their client base and increase revenue by selling goods and services to the federal government. A question and answer period will follow.

For more information on NJIT’s Defense Procurement Center, visit http://www.njit.edu/ptac

Register online at www.lakewoodnj.gov/department/uez or contact Patricia Komsa at 732-364-2500 Ext. 5257.

About the UEZ:  The Urban Enterprise Zone program was designed to foster economic growth to revitalize and stimulate designated urban communities.  The program encourages businesses to create private-sector jobs though public and private investment. More than 8,000 businesses throughout the state and more than 500 businesses in Lakewood benefit from tax and financial incentive