FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                             
April 15, 2020
Contact: Wells Winegar, Dep. Administrator
Phone: 908-725-6300 ext. 5000
Mayor Moench to Host Digital Small Business Forum with SBA
Bridgewater, NJ – Today, Mayor Matthew Moench announced that Bridgewater Township, in partnership with the U.S. Small Business Administration, will be hosting a digital Small Business Forum on Friday, April 17th, at 2:00PM. Bridgewater small business owners will have the opportunity to hear directly from and ask questions to SBA officials.
Call Participants will include:
·          Matthew Moench, Mayor
·          Michael Pappas, Bridgewater Township Administrator
·          Alfred Titone, SBA New Jersey District Director
·          Michael Lampton, SBA Disaster Field Operations Center Acting Deputy Director
·          Kathy Cook, SBA External Affairs Specialist 
"The vast majority of small businesses here in Bridgewater and around the country are either closed or had their revenue drastically impacted due to the COVID-19 pandemic," said Mayor Moench. "Small businesses are the lifeblood of any community and small business owners exemplify the American spirit of entrepreneurship. We, as a Township, are going to whatever is in our power to get our small businesses back on their feet. I would like to thank the Small Business Administration for giving their time and energy to this endeavor. I hope that our small business community will be able to find helpful information during this forum. "
Please see below on information on how to join this forum:
Prior to the meeting, individuals or small business owners should download the RingCentral Meetings Application on their preferred devices (PC, Mac, Tablet or Smartphone). The link for for download can be found here .
At 2:00PM on Friday, they can join the meeting by pressing the link below:
They can also join via telephone for audio only by using the below numbers and webinar ID (Please note: Those joining via telephone only will not have the opportunity to ask questions)
iPhone one-tap : +1(646 )3573664,,1488145876# 
Telephone: +1(646) 357-3664 Webinar ID: 148 814 5876