News

02 Nov

20th Annual Women’s EXPO to be held VIRTUALLY

Apply now for the 20th Annual Women’s EXPO to be held VIRTUALLY on Thursday, December 10th.

The Women’s EXPO is a showcase and a marketplace for Long Island women entrepreneurs with a consumer product. Creatives, designers and distributors are invited to apply to VIRTUALLY exhibit at the EXPO.

The goal of the EXPO is to provide support and a venue for women entrepreneurs on Long Island to market their products, serving as a vehicle to promote economic development and collaborations among women entrepreneurs and women in the business and not-for-profit world.
Applications are being accepted through November 10th.

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02 Nov

Free Virtual Workshop – Social Media Toolkit

Join Kelsey Stark from Stark Media Group as she provides social media tips, tricks and best practices to bring your business to the next level! Learn the advantages of social media for business, the different platforms, promoting your business through ad campaigns and positioning your business in today’s virtual climate.

This workshop is free and open to all.
Thursday, November 5th
10AM – 11:30AM
via Zoom
This workshop is brought to you by
the Women’s EXPO and the Miller Business Center

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14 May

Suffolk County Business Industry Sector Operating and Reopening Best Practices

Document Purpose: The information contained within is a collection of local and national resources to assist various industry sectors and businesses(based on NAICScode)in safely operating and reopening during the COVID-19 pandemic. The information is subject to change and based on best practices by industry professionals to protect public health. The information contained within this document does not change any orders or restrictions on which businesses are or are not allowed to operate at this time.

For information on essential/non-essential businesses, please visit: https://esd.ny.gov/guidance-executive-order-2026

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19 Apr

Announcing the SCWBEC 2020 Stimulus Award

The coronavirus (COVID-19) has placed SCWBEC members high at risk for economic devastation. As small business owners - yes, even the brilliant, creative and successful small business owners of SCWBEC, our businesses will likely be affected. SCWBEC’s mission statement states that “We Promote, Encourage and Support our members to succeed in business through networking and professional development opportunities.” The Board of Directors led a successful April monthly meeting online via Facebook, and we will continue to bring you information to help you for as long as these difficult times persist. To further assist you, we are thrilled to announce that we will offer... Read More
27 Mar

Key points about Disaster Relief due to Corona Virus

The U.S. Small Business Administration is offering designated states and territories low-interest federal disaster loans for working capital to small businesses suffering substantial economic injury as a result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19).  Eligibility – The applicant must be physically located in a declared county and suffered working capital losses due to the declared disaster, not due to a downturn in the economy or other reasons. Examples of eligible industries include but are not limited to the following:hotels, recreational facilities, charter boats, manufacturers, sports vendors, owners of rental property, restaurants, retailers, souvenir shops, travel agencies, and wholesalers. SBA’s Economic Injury Disaster... Read More
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