Business Info Sessions

Germantown Business Info Sessions are held bi-monthly and feature invited speakers who give brief presentations about resources that can benefit local businesses. All meetings include time for attendees to ask questions, network, offer feedback, and talk with representatives from Germantown United CDC.

Who can attend? Anyone who owns a local business or property within the business district, or is interested in opening a business in Germantown is welcome to attend. Business Info Sessions are FREE to attend.

Interested in being a presenter? Call Germantown United CDC at 215-856-4303 or email to discuss opportunities.

A schedule of programs for 2018 will be posted soon.

Past Programs

Importance of a Business Plan
Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at 8 a.m. – 10 a.m.
Don’t have a business plan? Get an overview of business plan components and learn about its importance to funders and business success. We’ll also discuss available grant opportunities that require a business plan.

How to Define Your Target Market
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 at 8 a.m. – 10 a.m.
Who are your customers in Germantown? Learn about the consumers living and shopping in Germantown, and define the target market for your business.

Activate Your Storefront, and Use Marketing & Social Media to Increase Business
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at 8 a.m. – 10 a.m.
Learn about the storefront improvement program and resources available to Germantown businesses to make façade renovations, and get tips on representing your business online.


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