Newsletter - September 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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SEPTEMBER
 CALENDAR
 OF BUSINESS
 CLINICS 

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

September 13
One-on-One
Business Clinic:
Tech Entrepreneurship
Mac Conwell, Maryland TEDCO
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
by appointment

September 28
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 

 

September 5

Navagating the Leasing Process

9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Bowie BIC (Fee: $25)


September 18

Writing a Successful Business Plan

9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Bowie BIC (Fee: $35)


September 27

ABCs of Starting a Business

9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Bowie BIC (Fee: $35)


September 29

Group Counseling

9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Bowie BIC (Fee: Free)


 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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Bowie BIC Launches New Co-Working Space

Bowie BIC redesigned the Management Suite at its headquarters at Bowie State University to create new co-working space that provides a flexible work environment for its resident and affiliate business accelerator clients. Schedule coffee and a Bowie BIC tour with Crystal.Clark@BowieBIC.com.


Thursday, September 7, 2017
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Bethesda North Marriott Hotel & Conference Center
5701 Marinelli Rd
North Bethesda, Maryland 20852


September 11, 2017   10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Newton White Mansion
2708 Enterprise Road, Mitchellville, MD 20721

Speakers-Exhibits-Round Table Workshops 

Round Table Workshops on a range of business topics will be conducted by subject matter experts in small group sessions beginning at 1:00 PM.  Each topic will be presented three times. Catch the Bowie BIC Round Table Workshop: "How to Accelerate Business Growth with Mentors, Management and Money".

Tickets: $25 (includes Buffet Lunch and Dessert Reception)
Advance Registration is required.



Wednesday, September 13, 2017
9:00 am - 11:00 am

Bowie Business Innovation Center
Headquartered at Bowie State University
Center for Business and Graduate Studies
14000 Jericho Park Road,  Bowie, MD 20715

Come learn about the new Minority Business Pre-Seed Fund, which is a partnership between Maryland TEDCO and Harbor Bank Community Development Corp.  At the session Mac Conwell of TEDCO will discuss:
  • Who is eligible
  • How to apply
  • What to expect if awarded a $40,000 grant
  • Answer any questions you may have. 
This is a free event!