On April 24, the Pocahontas County Chamber of Commerce hosted a New Tools for Business Development Workshop. The presenter for the event was Ruthana Beezley, Business Advisor for the WV HIVE Network.
Ms. Beezley outlined business advising, training and technical assistance grants available to Pocahontas County businesses. She discussed patent applications, website design, accounting software, branding packages, legal consultations, marketing, development of a business plan, and state and federal resources to take a new idea to market or to expand a current model.
Those in attendance included: (l-r)
Dave Arter, Melissa Totten, LuAnn Creagar, Brenda Walters, Angela Hoffman, Corey Simmons, Jill Wong, and presenter, Ruthana Beezley.