We invite you to join us for a delicious full breakfast buffet at Berkshire East on Saturday, May 5 at 7:30 am for our Spring Breakfast!
The program will include:
Marvin Shippee Community Service Award Announcement
GSFABA Scholarship Announcement
What's New at the GSFABA
Plus a presentation by Oreste Varela, Springfield Branch Manager, U.S. Small Business Administration. Oreste will provide an overview of SBA’s programs and resources which assist entrepreneurs and existing business owners, in the areas of capital access, business mentoring and workshops.
Oreste Varela has been with the U.S. Small Business Administration since November 2012. He is the Branch Manager of the Springfield office with responsibilities that include; lender relations, customer service, and marketing of SBA resources and programs. He received an Associate’s degree in Radiation Therapy Technology from Gwynedd-Mercy College, PA and his Bachelor’s in Computer Science from St. Peter’s College, NJ. He is also a retired US Air Force Colonel with over 30 years of experience in administrative leadership, management and strategic planning.
Call 413-625-2526 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve your tickets in advance!
$14 for GSFABA Members, $16 for Non-members
$16 for GSFABA Members, $18 for Non-members
Thank you to our wonderful sponsors!