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FREE Business Development Sessions to Help YOU Grow YOUR Business


In business? Starting a business? Expanding your current business?

New Castle County – Open for Business is a FREE business development session

is a free, two-hour event where existing and future startups can meet officials with a host of government, private and non-profit agencies. Collectively, those groups provide a range of services from helping startups advance their business models and technology, reach potential customers, find a suitable location, land government contracts, secure loans, meet state regulatory requirements and generally mentor entrepreneurs striking out on their own for the first time.

This monthly event is held the Fourth Thursday of every month from 9 am to 11 am at the New Castle County Chamber of Commerce, 920 Justison Street, Wilmington, DE 19801.

Come join the small business community and resource partners in your county,

and take advantage of this Free Open for Business event.


New Castle County – Open for Business: Resource Partners:

Emerging Enterprise Center (EEC)   Small Business Administration (SBA) Delaware Economic Development Office (DEDO)
New Castle County Chamber of Commerce (NCCCC) First State Community Loan Fund Delaware Office of Supplier Diversity
Score Delaware Small Business Development Center Women’s Business Center
City of Wilmington City of Newark New Castle County
Delaware Manufacturing Extension Partnership (DEMEP) Procurement Technical Assistance Center of Delaware (PTAC) Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control
Greater Newark Economic Development Partnership (GNEDP) Delaware Technical Community College World Trade Center of Delaware
U.S. Census Bureau YWCA

Wo(men) Achieving New Directions Program

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Upcoming 2017 Events:

January 26 January – NCC Open for Business
February 23 February – NCC Open for Business
March 23 March – NCC Open for Business
April 27 April – NCC Open for Business
May 25 May – NCC Open for Business
June 22 June – NCC Open for Business
July 27 July – NCC Open for Business
August 24 August – NCC Open for Business
September 28 September – NCC Open for Business
October 26- CANCELED October – NCC Open for Business
November 7 November – NCC Open for Business (special during DE Innovation Week)
December 7 December – NCC Open for Business

New Castle County – Open for Business, Sponsored by the Emerging Enterprise Center

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