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Small Business START SMART!


Event: Small Business START SMART!

Presenter(s): Kegan McMullan, Nevada SBDC Business Advisor


There are lots of resources and directions to go as you start a new business. In order to be smart about the process, we’d like you to START SMART!

Anyone who is considering owning their own business is encouraged to invest 2.5 hours inside our classroom to learn critical first-step basics that will save you both money and time. Discover who your local experts are that are both legitimate non-profit agencies, and who offer their services at no cost to you. Follow up one-on-one counseling appointments are available to all who attend, at no cost. Agenda items include:

  • Assessment of you, your idea and your business
  • The “Business Owner Needs “
  • What’s A Business Plan?
  • What in the world are financials?
  • What are the compliance/legal issues?
  • How and where do you get funding for your business?
  • Resources

About the Presenter(s):

unnamed-4Kegan McMullan serves as an Economic Development Specialist for the Nevada Small Business Development Center at UNLV. In this role, McMullan primarily provides aspiring entrepreneurs and small business owners with assistance to start and/or grow their businesses.

Prior to joining UNLV, McMullan served as the Purchasing and Operations Coordinator for a Las Vegas-based startup company, worked in retail management for several years, and was a financial advisor at Edward Jones.

McMullan holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Hardin-Simmons University where he double-majored in Finance and Economics. He also graduated with a Master of Business Administration from UNLV with a concentration in New Venture Management where he also served as the President of the MBA Student Association.

Date: Friday, July 7, 2017

Time: 9:00 - 11:30 AM

Location: Henderson Business Resource Center, 112 South Water Street, Henderson, NV 89015 (inside the Wells Fargo building)

City: Henderson


Registration: Online or call (775) 784-6879

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