FDU's Rothman Institute to host presentation for family businesses on financing growth

MADISON, NJ (April 2, 2014)— Fairleigh Dickinson University’s Rothman Institute of Entrepreneurship will be hosting a presentation for family businesses on Small Business Administration loans on April 22, 2014 from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. in the Rutherford Room, Ferguson Recreation Center at FDU’s College at Florham, as part of its 2014 O.Berk Company Family Business Forum program. 

The title of the presentation is “Financing the Growth of Your Family Firm –SBA Loans: Higher Limits, Greater Opportunities!” and the speakers are Thomas Hofstetter and Edward Ahart of Schenck, Price, Smith & King, LLP and Robert Lemaire of Citibank. 

This presentiation will provide a unique opportunity to gain insightful “real time” counsel the SBA’s new loan flexibility and financial issues that are important for family businesses 

Part of the Silberman College of Business since 1989, the mission of the Rothman Institute of Entrepreneurship is to teach and support entrepreneurship and innovation in the academic, business and nonprofit communities. An outstanding entrepreneurship curriculum taught by an excellent faculty has helped make the academic program among the top 20 in the nation (as ranked by the Princeton Review). The Rothman Institute is excited to celebrate its 25th anniversary in 2014.
 
Established in 1992, the O.Berk Company Family Business Forum is the only organization of its kind in the state. Its interactive educational programs and peer support groups help members of family-owned firms effectively deal with important issues such as succession planning, conflict management, and organizational strategy.  
 
For more information or to register, call the Rothman Institute at (973) 443-8842 or feel free to visit www.fdu.edu/family for their full schedule of O.Berk Company Family Business Forum events.  Admission is free, and registration is required. Fairleigh Dickinson University’s College at Florham is located at 285 Madison Avenue in Madison, N.J.

For Immediate Release

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