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Dr. Mark Nickerson (still left) and Jack McGowan

Two impactful workshops created to teach aspiring business people on the initial ways of starting up a business enterprise and establishing an powerful investor pitch will be held as component of the ongoing entrepreneurial schooling collection at the Fredonia Engineering Incubator.

Both equally workshops, free and open up to the community, will be held at the huge convention place of the incubator located at 214 Central Ave., Dunkirk, and will also be available by using Zoom.

In “So You Want to Start out a Small business,” Faculty of Business enterprise Lecturer Mark Nickerson will include topics these types of as laying out the techniques of starting up a venture and procedures that have to have to be considered that incorporate alternative of entity, payroll registrations, profits tax registration, acquiring a small business account and QuickBooks subscriptions.

The workshop by Dr. Nickerson, a CPA, will be held on Wednesday, March 9, from noon to 1:30 p.m.

Nickerson, who operates his possess accounting organization at the incubator, has above 15 a long time of expertise performing with modest firms and startups, supplying big-organization encounter and expertise to his clients.

Contributors have to sign-up on the internet.

“Developing an Efficient Trader Pitch,” by Jack McGowan of Insyte Consulting, will cover subject areas that contain the significance of getting investor-focused, tailoring a pitch to the condition and viewers and vital elements that a pitch need to incorporate as nicely as popular problems and issues not to say.

Mr. McGowan’s workshop will be held on Thursday, March 10, from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

McGowan is director of the WNY Enterprise Association/Buffalo Angels, an organization devoted to delivering a company opportunity and investment decision forum in the Niagara area. As project supervisor at Insyte Consulting, McGowan works with manufacturers in a number of spots of their business enterprise to assist them create their venture as nicely as prepare them for equity and grant funding.

Individuals must sign-up on line.

For a lot more information and facts, make contact with the incubator, an economic advancement plan at SUNY Fredonia, at (716) 680-6009 or through e mail. The incubator is effective with external companions to market financial expansion by supporting entrepreneurship and development of new, ground breaking organizations into productive business ventures and gives administrative and organization expert services, mentoring, networking, qualified consulting, schooling opportunities such as workshops, entry to capital and perform-completely ready place

The incubator can also be uncovered on Twitter @Tech_Incubator, or on Instagram @fredtechincbtr. Recordings of past professional workshops are also obtainable on the web on YouTube.