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How Can Technology and Collaboration Drive More Sales for Small Businesses?

May 14
SBA Participating Event
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How Can Technology and Collaboration Drive More Sales for Small Businesses?

Business Planning Managing a Business Marketing Process Improvements Sales Social Media and Web Presence

May 14, 2014 | 1:00 pm CST - 2:30 pm CST

This is an online event

SBA, PayPal, King Games, Vortx

This is a free event.

PayPal and the SBA present a special panel discussion as part of PayPal’s inaugural “New York Engage” event. The retail landscape is rapidly evolving, but how is that affecting merchants locally in New York City and nationally? Tune in to an interactive discussion with small business experts, influencers, and members of New York’s small business community. Follow @PayPal4Business and Facebook.com/PayPalForBusiness to join the conversation and stay plugged in for updates. Moderator: Gene Marks, acclaimed small business columnist and owner. Panelists: Dan Leberman – VP, GM of North America SMB Core/Online Business, PayPal. Javier Saade – U.S. Small Business Administration Office of Investment and Innovation. Alex Shvartsman – Merchant Owner, Kings Games. Jo Benson – COO, Vortx. Takeaways: • Learn how small business merchants can lift conversion, reduce cart abandonment, and improve the customer experience. • Hear about the latest technology trends and best practices that have helped real small businesses increase sales and streamline their operations. • Access a powerful cast of small business influencers, leaders, local businesses, and industry executives who want to help you be successful. When: 2 p.m. (EDT), Wednesday, May 14 Where: Watch online live (www.sba.gov/smallbusinessweek) from the PayPal Commerce Innovation Center in New York City.