DC Biz Chat: Financing Your Business


Learn how to overcome obstacles and secure financing for your next great idea.








Sybongile Cook
Director, Great Streets
Office of the Deputy Mayor for Planning & Economic Development


Amanda Gant

Small Business Lending Officer
DC Latino Economic Development Center



Ryan Coughlin
Business Making Market Executive, Mid-Atlantic
Capital One Bank


Thursday, May 24, join the Washington DC Economic Partnership and The HIVE 2.0 to learn from our distinguished panel the best ways to Finance Your Business. This free workshop will cover:

  • Incentives and financial programs
  • Eligibility criteria
  • Loan process including qualifications and banking approvals
  • Small business expansion support

Financing Your Business is part of DC Biz Chat: Spring Into Action Workshop Series. The series helps entrepreneurs create or expand their business in Washington, DC.







Thursday, May 24, 2018
Network: 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Learn: 7:00 PM  - 8:30 PM

The HIVE 2.0
1231 Good Hope Road SE
Washington, DC 20020










DC Biz Chat (formerly called the Entrepreneur Road Map) is a program of the Washington DC Economic Partnership (WDCEP) to support its small business and entrepreneurship initiative.

In partnership with Capital One Bank, DC Biz Chat is aimed at educating future and current business owners on the best practices for conducting business in Washington, DC and offers in-person guidance on how to start, expand, and market your DC business via a qualified speaker panel. Learn more at WDCEP.com.






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May 24, 2018 at 6:30pm - 8:30pm
The HIVE 2.0
1231 SE Good Hope Rd
1231 Good Hope Road SE Washington, DC 20020, DC 20020
United States
Google map and directions
Amanda Gant ·

Will you come?