The Coffee & Consultation Days at Radius offer free consultations with just about every service provider you could want. Whether you’re considering starting a business, freelancing, consulting, or have been in business a while and could use some advice on new marketing, products, or financing, this is the place to learn about your options.
Adam Williams is an attorney who represents brand new businesses and billion dollar businesses. Entrepreneurs need a competent lawyer who focuses on the “legal stuff” while they focus on growing their businesses. Adam loves that “legal stuff.”
Brian is a Portfolio Manager and Regional Director for the Ben Franklin Technology Partners, and always on the lookout for great companies in which to invest. Beyond evaluating investable businesses, he’s one of Erie’s sharpest minds for helping evaluate your business potential and directing you to the right resources.
Shawn is a CPA who handles everything from a few freelance checks to multi-million dollar businesses. Shawn keeps track of your accounting so you can keep bringing in accounts. If you have questions about money, taxes, or just how to invoice, you can bank on his having the answer.
All day, every day your potential clients are bombarded with video content and images, and Jess makes sure yours are the best. Her company, MenajErie Studio, does video production and photography for broadcast, websites, social media, and anything a camera can record. If you want your business to look good (and you HAVE to), she’s your best shot.
Don’t have someone to produce content & maintain connections to the press? When you design with us, we also handle communicating your new look & content to the people that matter. Meet with Lucia Conti, PR & Communications Director for ErieMultimedia.
Amanda is a self-proclaimed data and strategy enthusiast. As a business consultant at the Gannon SBDC, she helps startups and existing businesses set goals, develop strategies, and set action steps for achieving them. With a background in marketing, she loves introducing clients to the power of data to create meaningful marketing methods (she also loves alliteration). She takes you from business plan to exit strategy and through the fun stuff in between.
Brett’s your friendly neighborhood Economic Development Concierge. Let him hold your hand (not literally, that’s weird) in navigating the economic development system. Whether you’re looking to attract capital, develop a marketing plan, hire your first employee, or you’re simply looking for some must-attend networking events, Brett’s your guy.
Tom, a scientist in his former life, now helps people keep competitors at bay, or find friends willing to develop an idea together. As a patent attorney, he can help protect and capitalize your intellectual property.
David has spent the better part of a decade building custom software and hardware solutions for new and challenging business applications. If you need to evaluate customized software or hardware solutions, he can help parse the opportunities and costs.
Warren County Commissioner Ben Kafferlin is undertaking the construction of a business accelerator and coworking space in the Warren area. Additionally, in 2013, he founded Kafferlin Strategies, a Public Relations firm with a smattering of clients from small to international manufacturers, local to national foundations and charities, and has helped with local and federal political campaigns.
Kristi joins us on behalf of EFCU as Director of Business Development and Services. She’ll be happy to discuss business accounts, commercial lending, and the products and services that the credit union can offer to get your business started. At the very LEAST you should have a business checking account.
What is your business really worth? From compiling projections to understanding valuation theory, Kelly can assist you in preparing your business for additional investor capital or sale.