Experts Offer Tips on Starting a Business Event

By KBJR News 1

Experts Offer Tips on Starting a Business Event

January 28, 2013 Updated Jan 28, 2013 at 11:19 AM CDT

Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) -- How do you start a business in the Twin Ports?

The TwinPortsConnex Young Entrepreneurs Network will present a panel discussion by area business people who have done it and who have achieved success.

Admission is free to the event, which will start at 6 p.m. on Thursday at Clyde Iron Works in Duluth.

The event is open to the public but is designed especially for young entrepreneurs who are considering starting a business or who already operate a business locally.

The panel participants and their companies include:
- Eric Faust, Duluth Coffee Co.
- Briana von Elbe, Pearson & von Elbe LLC, Footprint Promotional Advertising and Flossy Designs
- Mike Schraepfer, Schraepfer Properties, Lake Avenue Cafe and Lawn Care Express
- Amber Griffith, Cake Occasions
- Alex Giuliani, Clyde Iron Works
- Dave Orman, Raven & Associates Inc.

TwinPortsConnex is a non-profit program that offers career development and networking resources to help 18 to 35-year-old rising stars find jobs and promotions locally.

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