The Go Mt. Airy Business Association, managed by Mt. Airy CDC, and their partners at SCORE Philadelphia and the Community College of Philadelphia hosted the first ever Go Mt. Airy Business Expo on Saturday, March 23rd, 2019.
Designed as a platform for Northwest Philadelphia businesses to convene, converse, and learn, the Expo was held 9am to 3pm at New Covenant Church of Philadelphia.
In addition to businesses and business-support organizations exhibiting, resources available at the Expo included morning workshop sessions and an afternoon panel discussion:
MORNING SESSION: WORKSHOPS, 10:30am–12pm
- The Entrepreneurial Mindset: Tamika Taylor, SCORE Mentor
- Mastering Social Media Marketing: How Social Media Can Take Your Business to the Next Level: David Simons, Kingdom Social Media
AFTERNOON SESSION: PANEL DISCUSSION, Navigating Your Business Path, 1–2:30pm
- Moderated by Mary Livingston, President of SCORE Philadelphia and Chris Hess, Coordinator for Community College of Philadelphia’s Center for Small Business Education, Growth and Training
- Panelists include: David Simons, Kingdom Social Media; Tamika Taylor, SCORE Mentor; Ken Weinstein, owner, Trolley Car Diner, president, Philly Office Retail, founder, Jumpstart Germantown; Jenny Low, owner, Frosted Fox Cake Shop; a bank representative to be announced
We’re already in planning for the 2020 Business Expo, so stay tuned for details.