We are so proud of the resiliency of our Loudoun business community that we are privileged to be apart of. We strive to help all of our businesses locally grow and thrive. (Hello 👋 to Eric Byrd Mason Enterprise Center - Leesburg/Loudoun, Krista Woods GloveStix, Tony Stafford Ford's Fish Shack and Justin Dobson Comfenergy!)
The half-day event features a keynote panel, multiple educational sessions and networking opportunities designed specifically to provide support and strategies for Loudoun County entrepreneurs and small business owners as they seek to rebound and recover from the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. This year’s conference will feature such topics as SBA loan programs, identifying new opportunities for growth, and successfully pivoting businesses.
The 2021 Loudoun Small Business Week Mini Conference, hosted by Loudoun Sbdc Mason Enterprise Center - Leesburg/Loudoun, will be held virtually on Monday, May 3, 2021 from 8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m., with the core focus being Small Business Recovery. ➡️
Retail & Restaurant businesses! 🍲👜 On Friday at 8 a.m. the Mason Enterprise Center - Leesburg/Loudoun SBDC is hosting a webinar discussing the difficulties for retail and restaurants to operate during this time, featuring National Retail Consultant Mark Wilson. ➡️ Register on their website:
We were honored to be part of the Corona Kickstart Webinar Series for the Virginia Small Business Development Center. This was the first of four sessions. 🖥📞Tune in next Thursday (May 28) for our final installment on leadership in crisis.
The Mason Enterprise Center - Leesburg/Loudoun SBDC has updated guides and step-by step videos on how to apply for the Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) and the Paycheck Protection Program. They have a live webinar come up at 3:30 p.m. today, join here ➡️
HELPFUL TOOL 🔹 The U.S. Chamber just released this very helpful guide on the Emergency Loans Guide & Checklist for Small Businesses. Be sure to contact our partners at the Mason Enterprise Center - Leesburg/Loudoun SBDC for more extensive help with these forms. View here:
Small business owners in Leesburg, are now eligible to apply for a disaster loan through the SBA due to COVID-19. Here is the link to the SBDC which will provide information and take you to the SBA page
We want to showcase you as a featured speaker at the 2020
Loudoun Small Business Conference, hosted by our team and the Mason Enterprise Center - Leesburg/Loudoun 🎙️
Nominate yourself or others today: http://bit.ly/2KDNzYO
Do you have a passion for entrepreneurship? 🤔
📸 Hey DMV area photographers! Available for a very limited time, rent hours in our 4 Photo Studios.
2 & 4 Hour bundles have been added to our crowdfunding campaign!
The home for female small business owners, creatives, and wedding professionals has launched a crowdfunding campaign!! We have a big goal of raising $50,000 in 30 days, so we are asking you to please help, donate, support, share in any way that you can. Even $5 would mean so much to all of the wedding industry & creative professionals. 💰💸Asking for money is so uncomfortable, and awkward & so out of our comfort zone, but we know that our industry needs this safe space to grow, create, & learn.
We're running this campaign to be able to purchase the important things small businesses need to successfully run & operate.
- Educational Resources
- Technology / Multimedia Capabilities
- Furniture for Consultations & Tastings
- Photo/ Video/ Podcast equipment
- An app that will make booking time & registering for all of the events in this space easier
So please, take some time to visit our page, watch the video, learn about what A Wedding Loft is all about!
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Hiring a part-time Marketing Support Specialist to handle social media, website updates, e-news, success story writing, publicity, flyer design and other marketing related tasks. See details and apply here:
Hiring a detail-oriented, organized person as the part-time Operations Administrative Assistant position for the MEC-Leesburg incubator and Small Business Development Center (SBDC) programs. See details and apply here:
Our center has launched a new well-being leadership program, Leveraging the Power of Polarity Thinking. Check it out here and consider joining us in May or October on Mason's Fairfax campus!: