Funding Sources for Business Start Up and Growth

On Thursday, November 12, 2015 the IEEE Consultants’ Network of Northern NJ ( will present a talk by Vincent J. Vicari, the Regional Director at The Small Business Development Center at Bergen Community College, on Funding Sources for Business Start Up and Growth.

About the Topic

As you are developing your business, you are likely to need money. There are many funding sources to consider, some obvious, some hard to find. All come in varying formats and collateral requirements. The presentation will shed some light on the choices and help you identify which are most appropriate for your business. A question-and-answer period will follow. Light snacks will be served.

About the Speaker(s)

Vincent J. Vicari is the Regional Director of the Bergen Small Business Development Center. He brings private and public sector management successes from retail, industrial packaging, grocery, convenience, and food retailing as well as in closely held professional service business. Mr. Vicari recently served as Director of University Centers at Sussex, Morris, and Warren County bringing baccalaureate programs to Northwest New Jersey. Mr. Vicari has taught Marketing and Management sciences at a number of community colleges and Universities, and published and presented in domestic and international venues on these topics. He can be contacted via SBDC.

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Thursday November 12, 6:30 PM- 8:30 PM
Morris County Library, 30 East Hanover Avenue, Whippany, NJ

Contact Robert Walker at (973) 728-0344 or

Non-members welcome!