Emerging Leaders

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EMERGING LEADERS CAPITAL REGION CLASS OF 2017

WHAT: Emerging Leaders is an intensive training program to accelerate growth of high potential small businesses located in America’s cities.  Developed by the U.S. Small Business Administration, Emerging Leaders offers qualified business owners powerful benefits including innovative strategies to grow, acquire financing, access new markets and leverage networking.  This will be the first class for the Emerging Leaders program held in the Capital Region.

WHO: The training is open to small business owners with companies located in the Capital Region with annual revenues between $400,000 to $10 million that have been in business for at least three years. This training is not for start-up businesses.

WHEN: Thirteen classes will begin in April 2017 and run every other week through early November 2017.

WHAT’S THE COST? The only costs are your time and commitment to complete the curriculum. Anticipate 100+ hours of combined classroom, homework and peer-to-peer mentoring.

QUESTIONS? Please contact Dan Rickman at 518-446-1118 x 231 or daniel.rickman@sba.govRecruitment for the 2017 class is underway. Letters of interest must be received by March 17. Learn more about the Emerging Leaders Capital Region program from the Capital Region flyer, Capital Region Q & A, or Emerging Leaders alumni profiles: The Events Company, Liehs & Steigerwald, New Hope Mills, Corso's Cookies, and Lakeside Innovative Technologies.

KICKOFF EVENT- 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, February 21, 2017
CADImensions, 14 Computer Dr. East, Colonie

 

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EMERGING LEADERS SYRACUSE CLASS OF 2017

WHAT: Emerging Leaders is an intensive training program to accelerate growth of high potential small businesses located in America’s cities.  Developed by the U.S. Small Business Administration, Emerging Leaders offers qualified business owners powerful benefits including innovative strategies to grow, acquire financing, access new markets and leverage networking. This will be the seventh class for the Emerging Leaders program held in Syracuse.

WHO: The training is open to small business owners with companies located in the Syracuse area with annual revenues between $400,000 to $10 million that have been in business for at least three years. This training is not for start-up businesses.

WHEN: Thirteen classes will begin in April 2017 at The Tech Garden in downtown Syracuse and run every other week through early November 2017.

WHAT’S THE COST? The only costs are your time and commitment to complete the curriculum. Anticipate 100+ hours of combined classroom, homework and peer-to-peer mentoring.

QUESTIONS? Please contact Grace Conners at 315-471-9393 x 252 or grace.conners@sba.gov and Steve Barr at 315-471-9393 x 249 or stephen.barr@sba.govRecruitment for the 2017 class is underway. Letters of interest must be submitted by March 17. Learn more about the Emerging Leaders Syracuse program from the Syracuse flyer, Syracuse Q & A, or Emerging Leaders alumni profiles: The Events Company, Liehs & Steigerwald, New Hope Mills, Corso's Cookies, and Lakeside Innovative Technologies.

KICKOFF EVENT- 10:00 a.m. Monday, February 13, 2017
Cafe Kubal, Creekwalk Commons Cafe, 324 W. Water St.,
Syracuse