PEORIA, Ariz. (Aug.
5, 2009) – Peoria’s Economic Development Department is hosting a free
small-business resource seminar called “Connect and Grow with ASBA” on
Wednesday, Aug. 19, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the City Hall Pine Room.
The Arizona Small
Business Association offers entrepreneurs networking opportunities and
visibility, in addition to information and resources to help them grow their
customer bases. The ASBA also offers health-care plans, safety programs and
other personnel and organizational programs to help business owners improve
their bottom lines.
Tom Lockhart, the
ASBA’s community outreach director, will present its vision and discuss how the
association works "to grow Arizona businesses and, through them, Arizona's
economy.” Lockhart has more than 20 years of business-management experience,
including more than a dozen years of business ownership.
For more information on
the seminar or to register, please contact Debbie Pearson at 623-773-5210 or
The registration deadline is Tuesday, Aug. 18.