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Hamden Entrepreneur Seminar Series Session 4-October 21st

Session Four - "Financing Your Business" will be held via ZOOM format 8:00-9:30 am.  This program is designed for all small businesses, from start-ups to established companies.  The program is for Hamden residents or for those thinking about opening a business in Hamden.  There is no cost for these sessions although we ask that participants make a non-perishable food or cash donation to the Hamden Food Bank.  This program is being subsidized by United Illuminating.

Registration is offered on a first come, first serve basis.  To register, please provide your contact information to Dale Kroop at communityresources@comcast.net


  • Personal Resources (i.e. "skin in the game")
  • Family and friends
  • Business partners
  • Investors
  • Banks
  • Alternative lenders
  • Venture capitalist
  • Grant funding (the myths and the reality)

The Session will be presented by Richard Pearce from Evolution Enterprises, based in Hamden.  For over 30 years Mr. Pearce has assisted hundreds of businesses from start-ups to well established companies providing guidance and technical training to improve the success of their business.