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Entrepreneurship Day 2019 set for Tuesday at SiMT

March 14, 2019

FLORENCE, S.C. – The Southeastern Institute of Manufacturing and Technology Center will hold a day for entrepreneurs Tuesday.

Entrepreneurship Day 2019 will start at 9 a.m. and end at 1:30 p.m. at the SiMT Center on the Florence-Darlington Technical College campus.

The program will educate entrepreneurs about resources that are available to help initiate, market and finance their businesses.

Resource partners and experienced entrepreneurs will share personal insights and practical tools that businesses can use to accelerate growth and improve their successes.

The topics to be presented include:

Overcoming the odds.Understanding, identifying, and protecting intellectual property.Economic security and the protection of new products.Commitment: the key to entrepreneurial success.Getting found on Google.Choosing social media platforms for your business.

SiMT Entrepreneurship Day is open to anyone who is thinking about starting a new service or developing a product, as well as established businesses who want to stay current in their industries and network with emerging companies.

Registration will begin at 8:30 a.m. There will be tours of the Virtual Reality Production Studio and the Advanced Manufacturing Center following the presentations.

Register online by visiting simtentrepreneurshipday2019.eventbrite.com.

Type “SiMT Entrepreneurship Day” when searching for events on eventbrite.com.

For more information, email Ashley Deaza at ashley.deaza@simt.com or call 843-413-2755.