Small Businesses in LA

Next week, the LA Area Chamber of Commerce and LA District Office will be holding the 2014 Small Business Awards & Conference. Featured speakers at the event include Kevin Harringtoninventor of the infomercial and the original “Shark Tank” Shark, and Cindy Bates, Vice President of Small and Medium-Sized Businesses at Microsoft.

The event will include breakout sessions in finance, technology, marketing, leadership, and international trade. The event is designed to celebrate small businesses and the people who work for them, in addition to providing an educational opportunity for small business owners and employees. It is being held next Thursday, June 19, 2014, at the Westin Bonaventure from approximately 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m. For more detailed information on the breakout sessions and the event itself, please visit the event page.

Photo Credit: Tommy D, Flickr.