FastTrac New Venture Class - Session 7

by Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC) Greater New Orleans Region

Date and Time

Thursday May 2nd 2019
Starting @ 5:30 pm


St. John Parish Business Training Center Room A300 181 Regala Park Road Reserve, Louisiana 70084

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Start-up Assistance FastTrac® Your Business to Success! Are you ready to grow your business, create jobs, and be a successful business owner in your community? Are you seeking financing for your business venture? Are you ready for practical business training, one-on-one support and funding assistance? Get the tools you need for success with FastTrac®! FastTrac® NewVenture™ is a nationally recognized entrepreneurial training program developed by the Kauffman Foundation, a recognized leader in entrepreneurship. This 10-session program is designed especially for business owners with new businesses, business owners with less than 5 years in business or business owners that have been operating informally or part-time. Participants will receive: • Practical business education to build a profitable and sustainable business • Program workbook and lifetime access to online FastTrac® toolkit • An assigned business coach during the program • Free unlimited assistance from LSBDC business consultants Upon completion of the program participants will: • Have a completed business plan that can be used to access funding • Be eligible to apply for a business loan with the local lenders • Be eligible to apply for funding assistance for selected managerial and technical assistance projects. • Gained valuable business skills and tools with strategies that can be implemented immediately FastTrac® NewVenture™ is THE MUST attend program for business owners that want to grow their businesses and are SERIOUS about results. Thanks to the generous underwriting of this program from St. John the Baptist Parish Economic Development and Louisiana Economic Development (LED) the cost to attend the entire program is ONLY $100. This is a $1,125 value for only $100. That is only $10 per session! You must commit to all ten sessions and be a certified Small & Emerging Business (Registered through the LED website). The 10 session FastTrac program starts Thursday, March 14, 2019, and will continue for ten weeks, with the final session on Thursday, May 23, 2019 Speaker(s): Wayne Aucoin, Business Consultant Co-Sponsor(s): St. John Economic Development, Louisiana Economic Development Wayne Aucoin, FastTrac Program Manager at 504-982-6190 or - Phone: 985 479-1247 - Email: 10 Session Schedule Thursdays 5:30-8:30 PM Fee: No Cost Email:

About Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC) Greater New Orleans Region

Provides a team of consultants who consulting services for business plans, sales & marketing, human resources, technology commercialization, financial analysis, financing, management, international trade, risk management, and growth management.