From April 18 to April 22, multiple events will celebrate and provide resources for small businesses in the region.

PHILADELPHIA, Monday, April 18, 2016– The Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce (the Chamber) and Comcast Business are proud to present Small Business Week. This week-long campaign will highlight the region’s commitment to small businesses and will feature a variety of educational, promotional, and networking opportunities. On Tuesday, April 19, the Chamber will host a networking event at National Mechanics for small business owners, entrepreneurs, startups and others. Small Business Week’s closing event on Friday, April 22, will feature Stories of Persistence from Todd Carmichael, Co-Founder and CEO of La Colombe, Justin Rosenberg, Founder and CEO of Honeygrow, and Morgan Snyder, Director of Education and Co-Founder of Sweet Bites Gum. More information can be found at gpcc.com/SmallBizWk. 

“The Chamber is proud to celebrate and provide opportunities for our members and others during Small Business Week because small businesses are the backbone of the region’s economy. We are keenly focused on offering programming, resources and connectivity for small businesses and those seeking to interact with them throughout the year,” said Rob Wonderling, President and CEO of the Chamber. “We are thankful to Comcast Business for sponsoring this important work.”  

Dave Dombroski, Regional Vice President for Comcast Business, added, “At Comcast Business, we provide advanced communication solutions to small businesses throughout the Greater Philadelphia region every day. Small Business Week is an exciting opportunity to celebrate the collective achievements of our local businesses while providing resources and programs that will help them continue to grow.”

Below is a listing of Small Business Week’s events: 

Tuesday, April 19, 2016
Small Business Week Networkin