Ojai – New Year, New Business

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Flyer for the event, info on the calendar listing. The flyer is  colored red, white, and blue with a firework theme.

Joseph “Joe” Lee Suh will visit the Ojai Library at 4:30pm on Wednesday, February 5, 2020, to present a special talk, “New Year, New Business: Start, Grow, Expand, and Recover with the U.S. Small Business Administration.” Joe comes to us from the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) and is working with the Ventura County Library to explore how the SBA can help your business thrive.

Looking to start a new business or to grow, expand, or recover an existing one? As the nation’s go-to resource and voice for small businesses, the SBA provides counseling, capital, contracting, and disaster recovery expertise and assistance for the nation’s 30 million+ small businesses so they can confidently start, grow, expand, or recover. Join us for this one-hour introductory seminar and learn more about how you can start, grow, expand, or recover your business with the SBA and Ventura County Library!

Joe is Senior Area Manager with the Los Angeles District Office of the U.S. Small Business Administration, where he partners with local leaders to engage and empower small businesses, entrepreneurs, and communities. Joe entered the Federal Government as Presidential Management Fellow with the U.S. Department of Education, and served in the Executive Office of the President as Federal Ambassador with the White House National Economic Council and Office of Intergovernmental Affairs, Project Leader with the Office of Science and Technology Policy, and Policy Analyst with the Office of Management and Budget.

A native Californian, Joe is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP) who earned his graduate degree from the University of Michigan and his undergraduate degree from the University of Southern California.

This event is free and open to the public. For additional information, contact Ron Solórzano, Regional Librarian, at (805) 218-9146.

The Ojai Library is located at 111 East Ojai Avenue in Ojai, CA. Hours of service are 10am to 8pm Monday through Thursday and 12pm to 5pm Friday through Sunday.