Newsletter - September 2017

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:
301-383-1550 x105

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

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

September 28
Business Clinic:
Jamie Lewis, CliftonLarsonAllen
11:00 am - 3:00 pm

 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)


Contact: Angie Duncanson at 

301-383-1550 x104 


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
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

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!