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From the archives 2020

WATCH: A free virtual Q&A for Pa. small business owners on navigating the coronavirus shutdown

by Staff Report |

Spotlight PA and a panel of experts took questions from Pa. small business owners on April 29.
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As part of its commitment to better connect experts in topics of urgent statewide importance to Pennsylvanians in all corners of the state, Spotlight PA held its second virtual Q&A webinar focused on helping small businesses in Pennsylvania navigate the coronavirus shutdown.

Our panel, hosted by Spotlight PA Editor in Chief Christopher Baxter, took place April 29 and featured experts from the Lehigh Valley:

  • Juliana Bolivar, Business Development Coordinator at the Community Action Development Corporation of Bethlehem

  • Brett Smith, Director of the Small Business Development Center at Lehigh University

  • Kevin Shivers, President and CEO of the Pennsylvania Association of Community Bankers

How Small Businesses in Pennsylvania can Survive the Coronavirus Shutdown from Spotlight PA on Vimeo.

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