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Business Disaster Assistance Program

SBA Participating Event
Apr 02
NOTE: This event has expired.

Business Disaster Assistance Program

Business Planning

April 2, 2014 | 12:00 pm EDT - 3:00 pm EDT

Location Name:
City of Marathon Fire Station

8900 Overseas Highway, Marathon, FL,33050

Monroe County

This is a free event.

Are you ready to reopen your business after disaster strikes? Preparing for disaster is the best way to ensure business survivability when the unexpected occurs. This workshop will help you be prepared! 12:00 – 12:45 Registration, lunch and networking 12:45 – 1:00 Welcome and Introductions Irene Toner, Director Monroe County Emergency Management 1:00 – 1:45 Keynote Address: “Building Disaster Resiliency for Small Businesses” Miguel Gonzalez, Assistant Director Small Business Administration 1:45 – 2:00 Business & Industry - Emergency Support Function 18 Initiative John Scott, Senior Planner, Monroe County Emergency Management Director 2:00 – 2:30 South Florida Disaster Resiliency Collation Overview Rick Berman, Executive Director, SFDRC Rick Murrell, Chairman, SFDRC 2:30 – 2:50 Question and Answer Session with all Presenters 2:50 - 3:00 Closing Remarks Irene Toner and Rick Murrell 3:00 Adjourn