Newsletter - October 2017



ACCELERATE YOUR BUSINESS GROWTH AT BOWIE BIC
    
Bowie BIC is a business accelerator and collaborative work space where technology companies and government contractors find the mentoring, connections, capital and access to office, meeting and event spaces they need to GROW.

To schedule coffee and discuss your company's growth challenges, contact: Crystal.Cark@BowieBIC.com
301-383-1550 x105
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October
 CALENDAR
 OF BUSINESS
 CLINICS 

 G et  Free professional advice each month at Bowie BIC Business Advisory Clinics.  

October 19
One-on-One
Business Clinic:
Accounting
Jamie Lewis, CliftonLarsonAllen
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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 MD Women's Business Center Training 

 

October 8

Writing a Successful Business Plan

2:30 pm - 5:30 pm

(Fee: $35)

 

October 10

Where's the Cash?

9:30 am - 12:30 pm

(Fee: $25)

 

October 12

ABCs of Starting a Business

9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Bowie BIC (Fee: $35)

 

October 18

Business Clinic

9:30 am - 12:30 pm

(Fee: Free)

 

October 24

Business Plan Incentive

9:30 am - 12:30 pm

(Series Fee: $199)


 Registration:

www.MarylandWBC.org

Contact: Angie Duncanson at Angie@MarylandWBC.org 

301-383-1550 x104 

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Business Counselors at Bowie BIC
   
America's Small Business Development Center-
Corridor Region
Mark J. Wells
SBDC Business Consultant
 
Procurement Technical Assistance Center
Richard Paden
PTAC Procurement Specialist
 
Maryland Women's Business Center
Angie Duncanson 
Sr. Program Manager/Counselor
 

Appointments required
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   "Blockchain Technology Is The Solution!"

Tuesday, October 10, 2017  6-9 PM
                        
TJ Elliott's Restaurant
6814 Laurel Bowie Road, Bowie, MD 20715

Featuring FREE "Ledo Pizza" and Cash Bar

Future MeetUps:
                                        
November 7

              "Securing Electronic Health Records on Mobile Devices"

              Robert Bruce, President, CEO
  MedTech Enginuity Corporation

December 5
 
                "Maryland Cybersecurity Update"
                Ken McCreedy, Senior Director, Cyber and Aerospacer
                Maryland Department of Commerce                    
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Conwell Counsels Entrepreneurs at  Bowie BIC on Early Stage Funding Options

McKeever "Mac" Conwell, Deal Team Coordinator at the Maryland Technology Development Corporation (TEDCO) discusses TEDCO's Minority Business Pre-Seed Fund and other funding options with early stage businesses at Bowie BIC.
 

Meet Bowie BIC's Fall 2017 Interns

Hana Haile is a rising senior majoring in Business administration with an accounting concentration. Previously she had interned with an accounting firm and an IT firm. Upon graduation, Hana plans on getting her MBA while working for a consulting firm.


Jacqueline McAlpine is a sophomore at Bowie State University studying Business Management with a concentration in Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Jacqueline has experience with customer service through work in retail with department stores and specialty boutiques and in a marketing firm. She is an aspiring entrepreneur planning to start a fashion lifestyle blog.


 

TEDCO's 7th Annual  Entrepreneur Expo  brings together all of Maryland's entrepreneurial resources in Baltimore October 25.  

Register today and join Bowie BIC and 700+ of the region's top entrepreneurs, business executives, angel and venture capital investors, federal and state economic development officials, university leaders and legislators at a "must attend" event.