UC Merced SBDCServing Merced and Mariposa Counties
Helping Your Business Start, Grow and Succeed

Business Plan Workshop

Thursday, May 18, 2023 - 10:00am to 11:30am

Discover how even a simple plan can transform YOUR business!


Brought to you by the Valley Sierra Small Business Development Center and the City of Hughson.

This free workshop is for entrepreneurs in business and for those wanting to start. It’s never too late to make a business plan! Find your competition, understand your financials, and create a roadmap for your business.


Who is teaching the workshop?

SBDC consultant, Gil Cardon is a multi-industry business development professional specializing in sales, marketing, strategic planning, and operations management. He has received international, national, state, and regional awards for numerous achievements in economic development. Gil currently works with entrepreneurs and organizations in California across all industries to help start, grow, and sustain their businesses. He continues to partner with government agencies and regional stakeholders to improve the economic landscape of dynamic communities. Learn more about Gil at linkedin.com/in/gilcardon/


When should I attend a business plan workshop?

If you have an idea for a business or have already started, but still have questions, this workshop is for you. It's never too late to start a business plan!


Do I need to register?

Space is limited, please register as early as possible.

United Samaritans Foundation
2413 3rd St
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Funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration and a Grant with the Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development. All opinions, conclusions, and/or recommendations expressed herein are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the SBA or the Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact the California SBDC closest to you.