Business lenders from the community will be gathering on Wednesday, Sept. 19, to discuss the services they offer to existing and prospective business owners.
The reception will be held in the Sarita Weeks room on the Jamestown campus of Jamestown Community College from 10 am until noon. There is no cost to attend, however pre-registration is required. Please call the Small Business Development Center at JCC at 338-1024 to register or to get more information about this opportunity.
Lenders representing local banks and area loan funds will be on hand to introduce themselves and their programs. Approximately 15 different banks and organizations are expected to participate. This forum will allow anyone interested in getting a business loan a great chance to meet area lenders in an informal session and get valuable information on the next best steps to obtaining financing.
If you expect to need financing for your business within the next year, this session is a unique opportunity. Discover what is available, what it takes to secure business financing and meet the local people who can help you get it.
Banks and organizations that are already planning to participate include: Chautauqua County Industrial Development Agency, Chautauqua Opportunities, Community Bank, Five Star Bank, Jamestown Savings Bank, Jamestown Local Development Corporation, Key Bank, Lakeshore Savings, New York State Business Development Corporation, New York State Small Business Development Center at JCC, Small Business Administration and Southern Tier Enterprise Development Organization.