Starting Your Startup In DC

Whether you are in the early stages business planning or relocating an existing one, there are a number of factors to consider that can contribute to long term success. Experts discuss resources available from the District of Columbia, review ownership structures and business plan formulation, and share insight on how to open a thriving business in the city.  Learn how to turn a great idea, skill, or talent into a successful business venture during January's Entrepreneur Road Map Monthly Speaker Series.

Featured Speakers:

Melinda M. Bolling, Director, DCRA

Darryl Maxwell, Managing Attorney, DC Bar Pro Bono Center

Greg Menna, Co Founder, District Donut

When: Wednesday, January 6, 2016

Network: 8:30 to 9:00AM,  Learn: 9 to 10:30AM

Where: Venable, LLP, 575 7th St. NW, 8th Floor, Washington, DC 20004

Register:  To register and for more information, please click on the following link:

About Entrepreneur Road Map Series:

A cosponsored initiative of the Washington, DC Economic Partnership (WDCEP), and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA)*.  This monthly Speaker Series is aimed at guiding business owners on the intricacies of doing business in the District of Columbia.  Attendees will gain access to some of the city’s top thought leaders and have the opportunity to network with panelists and other attendees.

*Cosponsorship Authorization 15-0353-11, SBA’s participation in this cosponsored activity is not an endorsement of the views, opinions, products, or services of any cosponsor or other person or entity.  All SBA programs and services are extended to the public on a nondiscriminatory basis.