Elevate your business with our online series on Feb 20-22. Learn about MBE/WBE exclusive loan programs

Join us for the “Empower & Build” training series, an enlightening journey aimed at empowering minority and small business owners through the intricacies of real estate. This series, a part of our Black History Month celebration at the Ohio Business Development Center (OBDC), is designed to unfold over four engaging sessions.

Session Breakdown:

  1. Feb. 20 – Financing Programs (Online) – Delve into the State of Ohio and SBA programs, discovering crucial financial resources and support available for your real estate ventures. Featured Speakers: Jerome Jones, SBA and Shaundretta Boykins, State of Ohio.
  2. Feb. 21- Insurance and Legal (Online) – Navigate the complex world of real estate law and insurance. These concise, 45-minute sessions are packed with expert advice to safeguard your investments. Featured Speakers: Insurance – Brian Heywood; Legal – Attorney Ambrose Moses, Small Business Legal Aid.
  3. Feb. 22 – Real Estate and Inspection (Online) – Explore the essentials of property management, real estate trends, and the critical role of inspections in property investment. Featured Speakers: Real Estate – Jennifer Jones, Fathom Realty ; Inspections – James Jones, HCI Inspectors
  4. TBA – Banking (In-Person) – Culminate your learning experience with a special in-person session focusing on banking strategies in real estate. This session also serves as a networking opportunity, connecting you with professionals and peers in the industry. Featured Speaker: Banking – Sabra Kershaw

Please join us, along with our esteemed lineup of industry experts, for this series. It’s more than just a learning experience; it’s an opportunity to build connections, gain insights, and empower yourself in the dynamic field of real estate. Whether you’re a seasoned professional or just starting, these sessions are tailored to provide valuable knowledge and networking opportunities to enhance your journey in building wealth through real estate. Join us and take a significant step towards your business growth and personal development.

Register at OHBDC.org