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Recover, Reconnect and Build Profit:
Supporting Diverse Small Business Owners


The Multicultural and COVID-19 Workshop Series supports small businesses with resources, tips, and conversations about strengthening our local economy through equitable development initiatives. We welcome business owners, local leaders, and community members interested in local entrepreneurial growth, the diversity advantage, and innovative economic development that supports success for all.



Speakers

Debbie Lacy, Eastside for All Founder

Reimagining the Local Economy: An Overview of Inclusive Economic Models for Equity, Sustainability, and Growth

Debbie Lacy, CEO, Eastside For All
Patrice Thomas, Project Manager, City of Seattle

Vision for Equitable Development: Learn about Seattle's Equitable Development Initiative and explore how the model can be replicated in other parts of King County

Patrice Thomas, Project Manager, City of Seattle
Kenny Shelton, Ascend Cities

Small Business Recovery and Growth Playbook for Minority and Women-Owned Businesses

Kenny Shelton, Ascend Cities
Audrey Barbakoff, Community/Economic Dev Manager from King Co. Library System

Start or Re-Start Your Business with Free Tools from the Library

Audrey Barbakoff, Community/Economic Dev Manager from King Co. Library System
Tony North

Diversity in the Business Workplace: Where to Start – Diversity, Equity and Inclusion within the Business, the challenges faced, and ways to put Diversity as part of your Business Plan

Tony North, HR Speaker, Seattle Genetics

Sponsors