WCBA hosts ‘Financing the Growth’ seminar

Williamson Hall at Youngstown State University is home to several of YSU's business student organizations and holds lectures, events and programs throughout the year, as well as serving as the University's business college.

YSU's Williamson Hall is home to the Williamson College of Business Administration.

Youngstown State University’s Williamson College of Business Administration, in collaboration with the Youngstown Business & Professional Women, presents “Financing the Growth of Your Business” at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 14, at the WCBA Conference Center in Williamson Hall on the YSU campus.

The dinner program features a panel of experts discussing the available sources of funding and strategies for supporting the growth of business. Featured panelists include: Stacie Salyard, assistant vice president and commercial credit manager for Farmers National Bank; Gina De Angelo, owner of Massage Café in Canfield; and Teresa McCleary, business consultant, Ohio Small Business Development Center at YSU. Panelists will provide insight on how business owners should approach financing for their business.

The event is sponsored by WCBA, Monus Entrepreneurship Center, Ohio SBDC at YSU, the YSU Emerging Markets Initiative, Partners for Workplace Diversity and the Youngstown Business & Professional Women/USA.

Reservations are required. The program fee, which includes a buffet dinner, is $20 in advance and $25 at the door. To register, go to www.ysu.edu/wcba or call 330-941-3064. Checks should be made payable to Youngstown State University/WCBA. Payment should be mailed to the Williamson College of Business Administration, YSU, One University Plaza, Youngstown, Ohio, 44555. Free reserved parking is located on Wood Street across the street from the southern entrance to Williamson Hall.