The Petal Area chamber of Commerce will join with the U.S. Small Business Administration, the MS State Veteran’s Outreach Center, and the MS Small Business Development Center to bring a free seminar to Petal. This seminar is designed to assist veterans and their spouses in creating, developing, and retaining their veteran owned businesses. The program is open to all U.S. Military Veterans including active duty, guard, reserves, spouses and survivors.
The seminar will be held on Saturday, June 3 from 8:30 am until 5:00 pm at the Petal Center for Seniors and Veterans at 425 East Central Avenue. Participants will learn the ins-and-outs of starting a business from industry experts. This course is for you if you just have a basic business idea, or you have already launched your company and just need a little help. The course is FREE, but pre-registration is required to ensure materials and space will be available for all participants.