Media Advisory: Launch Event for Small Business Development Center


WHEN:      Wednesday, March 1  – 2:05 p.m.*


WHAT:      Launch Event and Media Opportunity

                  McLean County Small Business Development 

                  Center (SBDC) at Illinois Wesleyan University 


WHO:        Representatives from Illinois Wesleyan, McLean County Chamber of Commerce, Bloomington-Normal Economic Development Council, City of Bloomington and Town of Normal mayors, State Representative Dan Brady, State Representative Keith Sommer


WHERE:    State Farm Hall Lobby, Illinois Wesleyan University campus


WHY:        Proclamations from local, regional and state officials on the opening of the McLean County SBDC at Illinois Wesleyan. Tours of McLean County SBDC (third floor, State Farm Hall) and information about services the SBDC will offer.


*The 2:05 p.m. start time minimizes disruptions from student traffic in State Farm Hall, IWU’s main classroom building.