County offers free business seminar

| 19 Mar 2012 | 04:05

    WAYNE— A free seminar for business owners titled “Unique Procurement Techniques – Selling your Goods and Service to Federal, State and Local Government” will be held 8:30 to 11:30 a.m., Wednesday, March 28.

    The business forum is will be held at William Paterson University, 1600 Valley Road, Wayne.

    The seminar is sponsored by Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders and Passaic County Planning and Economic Development Department. Passaic County Freeholder Theodore Best will welcome the participants.

    Stephanie D. Burroughs, director of Procurement Programs at NJ Small Business Development Centers, will discuss the procurement process.

    Robert Beauregard, assistant director of the Division of Purchase and Property of NJ Department of Treasury, and Lirse Jones, director of Purchasing for William Paterson University, will present information on how to produce a winning proposal.

    RSVP to 973-569-4720 or

    The event will be hosted by William Paterson University Center for Continuing and Professional Education and Small Business Development Center, Passaic County Improvement Authority, North Jersey Regional Chamber of Commerce, Greater Paterson Chamber of Commerce, Wayne Economic Development Commission and Tri-County Chamber of Commerce, Downtown New Jersey, Passaic County Workforce Development Board, U.S. Small Business Administration and Paterson and Passaic Urban Enterprise Zones.