Henderson Chamber seminar discusses next steps for new businesses

Feb. 2 Roadmap to Success series workshop to feature Irv Kaplan

HENDERSON, Nev.The next topic to be featured in the Roadmap to Success Series – hosted by the Henderson Chamber of Commerce and the Henderson Business Resource Center – will be “I’m in Business … Now What?”

Featuring Irv Kaplan, business counselor with SCORE, Counselors to America’s Small Business, the workshop will take place from 7:30-9:30 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 2, at the Henderson Business Resource Center – located at 112 Water St. near West Pacific Avenuein downtown Henderson.

Free to Henderson Chamber members, the Roadmap to Success Series continues through May with a break for the holidays. The series includes 16 workshops covering topics including finance, legal, marketing, and operations and sales.

Kaplan earned his bachelor’s degree from City College of New York and a master’s degree in business administration from the Rochester Institute of Technology. He has spent his career in high technology companies such as Xerox, ROLM, Sun Microsystems, IBM and Dell. He also served as a manager and senior manager in software applications development supporting sales, marketing and service divisions.

During the workshop, he will discuss how to evaluate the current state of a new business and its success and also plan for growth.

All chamber members and the public are invited to attend. There is no cost for Henderson Chamber members. Cost for non-members is $25. The deadline for reservations is Thursday, Jan. 26. To RSVP, call the Henderson Business Resource Centerat 702-992-7200 or email pam@hendersonbizcenter.com.

The Roadmap to Success Workshop Series covers all aspects of business critical for business owners to understand and properly execute to stay afloat, especially when times are tough. 

The workshop series is sponsored by the Henderson Chamber of Commerce, the City of Henderson, Imagine Communications and Mikels Fine Art Photography.

The Henderson Business Resource Center is a nonprofit organization under the Henderson Chamber of Commerce Foundation designed as a business incubator to strengthen and diversify the local economy.

For more information about the Henderson Business Resource Center or the Roadmap to Success Series, visit www.hendersonbizcenter.com.