Date and Time: May 6, 2024. Doors Open at 8:45am. Opening remarks start at 10am.

Location: College of Southern Maryland, Hughesville Campus, 6105 Foster Place Hughesville, MD 20637

I. Registration and Vendor Expo 

II. Opening Remarks from County Officials at 10 am 

  • Kelly Robertson-Slagle, Director of Economic Development for Charles County
  • Commissioner President, Reuben B. Collins, II, Esq.
  • Will Holmes, Founder of WHC and Creator of Money Maryland

III. TRACK 1- Growing Your Business 10:20 am

  • Panel 1- How to Manage the Effects of Your Personal Life on Your Business at 10:20 am (Will Holmes, Courtenay Brown of Shabach Yoga, and Dr. Symphonie Smith of Personal Space Therapy)
  • Panel 2- How to Profitably Price Products, Services and Contracts at 11:20 am (Will Holmes and Karen Selby of Selby’s Grab and Go)

IV. Complimentary Lunch thanks to our Sponsors! 12:30 pm 

V. TRACK 2- Resources for Your Business at 1:15 pm 

  • Presentation: Permitting Guide to Doing Business in Charles County by Catherine Reisinger, Planning and Growth Management Department at 1:15 pm
  • Panel 3: Funding Options for Startups and Growing Companies at 1:45 pm (Will Holmes, Richard Ojuri of M&T Bank, and Eric Stewart of EMS Commercial Loan)
  • Panel 4- Winning Government Contracts with the County at 2:45 pm (Will Holmes and Lucretia Freeman-Buster of Charles County Economic Development)

VI. Vendor Expo and Networking at 3:45 pm 

Videography by CHV MEDIA.

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