FORT WORTH, Texas
Tarrant County April 21 Tarsha Polk vet boot camp
- April 17, 2018
-- The boot camp is sponsored by Momentum Texas Inc (MTI), a statewide non-profit based in Dallas, and is held in collaboration with Frost Bank. By the end of 2017, in a seven-year period, Momentum Texas has trained 3,120 veterans in the DFW area and throughout Texas.
The program will be highlighted by Tamiko Bailey
, a US Air Force Veteran, the founder of Bailey Premier services she started her company in October 2013 and by end of 2017 had $2 Million in revenues and employed 45 persons- mainly veterans, she has a remarkable story to tell. Tamiko will be followed by Cle Royal
, a US Navy Veteran, who now works for the Tarrant County SBDC. Cle will discuss how SBDCs can help grow your business. Cle will be followed by Randy Price
, a Navy Veteran, who is the founder of Aprhyssol, he will speak on effective marketing techniques including email marketing.
The afternoon session will focus on business finance and the next steps for veteran entrepreneurs. Army Veteran Patrick Alcorn
, who is the Director of the Veteran's Business Opportunity Center, (VBOC) will lead off the afternoon presentation. Patrick will discuss "The VBOC and the SBA Loan Products." He will be assisted by Willie Rodriguez
of SBA. Teresa Montes
will discuss how to get financing from Frost Bank, she will be followed by Jim Reid
, Army Airborne Veteran, who will discuss "Resources for Veteran-Owned Businesses Including Crowdfunding."You can register at https://TarrantCountyVeteransEntrepreneurshipBootCamp.Eventbrite.com