RAIMONDO, REED, WHITEHOUSE, CICILLINE AND LOCAL OFFICIALS TO JOIN SBA IN SUPPORT OF SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY

Release Date: 
Monday, November 21, 2016
Release Number: 
RI17-06
Contact: 
Ryan Brissette

WHO:             Honorable Gina Raimondo, Governor

                        Honorable Jack Reed, U.S. Senato

                        Honorable Sheldon Whitehouse, U.S. Senator

                        Honorable David Cicilline, U.S Congressman

                        Honorable Daniel McKee, Lt. Governor

                        Honorable Teresa Paiva-Weed, R.I. Senate President

                        Honorable Marvin Abney, R.I. Representative

                        Honorable Jeanne-Marie Napolitano, Mayor of Newport

                        Mark S. Hayward, SBA Rhode Island District Director

                        Erin Donovan-Boyle, Executive Director of the Newport Chamber of Commerce

                        Neil Steinberg, President of the Rhode Island Foundation

                        Cynthia OMalley, Director of Retail Sales at Preservation Society of Newport County

                        Robert Catanzaro, President of Independence Bank

 

WHAT:           Rhode Island elected leadership and SBA officials will celebrate the upcoming “Small Business Saturday” by highlighting and encouraging the general public to “Shop Small” and “Dine Small” in support of the local small business community.  After the press conference the group will visit small businesses located on Broadway in Newport.

WHEN:           Tuesday, November 22, 2016 - 10:00am 

 

WHERE:          56 Washington Square

                         Newport, RI

                       

PRESS INVITED TO ATTEND