January 31, 2012

State of Alabama
Press Release: Alabama Department of Commerce

Alabama Micro Enterprise Network Forum Planned for Tuesday

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January 30, 2012

For Release:    Monday, 1 a.m.


Several federal and state small business organizations will co-host the Alabama Micro Enterprise Network Forum on Tuesday, January 31, 2012 from 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Montgomery.


The Alabama Micro Enterprise Network Forum will feature speakers from organizations such as the Federal Reserve Bank, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation,  the United States Department of Agriculture Rural Development, the U.S. Small Business Administration, and many other groups.


The conference will be co-hosted by the Association for Enterprise Opportunity, the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, the Office of the Comptroller of Currency, the FDIC Money Smart Program, the Alabama Development Office – Office of Small Business Advocacy, the Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs - Office of Minority Business Enterprise, the Alabama Asset Building Coalition, Building Alabama Reinvestment, and Community Enterprise Investment, Inc.


Microenterprises are those businesses with five or fewer employees that are small enough to benefit from loans under $50,000.


To register, visit www.microenterprisealabama.org and click on the Events page.

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