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SBDC at SCF “Small Business Tech Tuneup” June 19

(Bradenton, Fla., June 12, 2013) — The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) will welcome small business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs to the second annual Small Business Week Symposium at 8-10 a.m., Wednesday, June 19, in the Center for Innovation Technology auditorium at SCF Lakewood Ranch, 7131 Professional Pkwy. East, Sarasota.

At the "Small Business Tech Tuneup" event, participants will learn ways to use mobile applications, customer data and the latest Web strategies to gain customers and protect their valuable data.

A roundtable discussion will feature four local experts including small business owners Phil St. John of Genuity Group, Rich Odato of Odato Marketing, Steve Smith of Serbin Printing, and Dan Madigan of Akuwa Solutions Group. SBDC Business Analyst Art Mahoney will moderate the roundtable discussion.

The cost for the event is $20, which includes a continental breakfast and networking opportunities.

For more information and to register, visit StartWithSBDC.org or call Linda Baxter at 941-408-1412.

The SBDC at SCF, in partnership with the Small Business Administration (SBA) and the University of South Florida Tampa, provides free business counseling, affordable classes on topic ranging from accounting to social media, and an extensive collection of digital data sources for business planning intelligence.

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