Are you thinking about starting a food business or opening a restaurant or café in Alameda County? The Food Entrepreneurship Training Academy‘s 10-part online workshop series, offered by the Alameda County Economic & Civic Development Department and the East Bay Small Business Development Center, starts on January 10. The free, online series takes place on Tuesdays and Thursdays, 5:30–7:30pm, January 10 to February 9, 2023.
To learn more and to register for the Food Entrepreneurship Training Academy, click here.
|01/17/2023||Tuesday||1||Food Industry Exploration||Mani Niall||NorCal SBDC Restaurant Program Advisor|
|01/10/2023||Tuesday||2||Feasibility Analysis Does It Work?||Vincent McCoy||Director, East Bay SBDC|
|01/12/2023||Thursday||3||Business Model & SWOT Analysis||Vincent McCoy||Director, East Bay SBDC|
|01/19/2023||Thursday||4||Financial Model||Vincent McCoy||Director, East Bay SBDC|
|01/24/2023||Tuesday||5||Marketing and Advertising Communicating Effectively||Christina Mitchell||NorCal SBDC Restaurant Program Advisor|
|01/26/2023||Thursday||6||Alameda County License, Permits, Regulations||Alameda County officials|
|01/31/2023||Tuesday||7||Creative Funding for Food Entrepreneurs||Stacey Sanchez||SBA Loan Expert, CDC Small Business Finance|
|02/02/2023||Thursday||8||Menu & Recipe Costs||Shawn Walker-Smith||NorCal SBDC Restaurant Program Advisor|
|02/07/2023||Tuesday||9||Catering & Events Food||Shawn Walker-Smith||NorCal SBDC Restaurant Program Advisor|
|02/09/2023||Thursday||10||Business Plan Sketch Networking, Certificates||Nancy Mangold, Vincent McCoy||Exec. Director & Director, East Bay SBDC|