CONTACT: LYDIA WILCOX FRAZIER
5 Old Capitol
Iowa City IA 52242
Release: May 22, 2000
Womens Center offers small business seminar
IOWA CITY, Iowa The Women's Resource & Action Center (WRAC) and
the Iowa Women's Foundation (IWF) will present another seminar in the 1999-2000
Women and Money Series, "Women, Technology, and the Small Business,"
Thursday, May 25 from 6-9 p.m. in Room C231 of the Pappajohn Business Building.
Women of all income levels, computer, and business knowledge are invited
to attend this free workshop. This workshop is the second in a three-part
series and is co-sponsored by the Small Business Development Center.
Maureen Collins-Williams, director of the University of Northern Iowa Small
Business Development Center, will present a hands-on workshop on applying
technology to every facet of the small business, including e-commerce, web-sites,
on-line business research and internet marketing. Since 1992, Collins-Williams
has worked extensively with women-owned businesses and is able to give expert
guidance in the area of technology and business development.
This small business workshop is the second in a series of three seminars
addressing a variety of women's ideas and concerns about business development.
Participants are encouraged to attend one, two, or all three workshops in
this series. For more information about this and other workshops in this series,
please call IWF at 337-4222 or WRAC at 335-1486.
The workshops are made possible in part by support from the Johnson County
Area Women's Network and the Altrusa Club of Iowa City and are sponsored by
The Iowa Women's Foundation and the Women's Resource & Action Center.
Seating and materials for the workshops are limited, and pre-registration
is required. To register for workshops, please call the Iowa Women's Foundation
at 319-337-4222 or e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.