Miles Harvey, journalist and best-selling author of Painter in a Savage Land: The Strange Saga of the first European Artist in North America and The Island of Lost Maps: A True Story of Cartographic Crime, will be the keynote speaker at Mapping Our Past, an all-day affair at the Main Library Jan. 26.
JAXPORT invites all Northeast Florida small businesses to participate in the port’s inaugural Small and Emerging Business Appreciation Day event on Tuesday, Feb. 5 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. The event will be held at the JAXPORT Cruise Terminal in North Jacksonville.
K9s For Warriors of Northeast Florida was awarded a $2M grant investment from the Petco Foundation to support its lifesaving program that trains and pairs service dogs with military veterans suffering from PTSD, Traumatic Brain Injury and/or Military Sexual Trauma.
Small Business Center Orientation & Breakout Sessions
The JAX Chamber Small Business Center Orientation provides an overview of the programs and services available through the JAX Chamber Entrepreneurial Growth Division. Designed to inform, this FREE two-part program includes a presentation of resources immediately followed by entrepreneurial breakout sessions.
Part I: JAX Chamber and the Entrepreneurial Ecosystem (60 min)
This presentation reviews the landscape of JAX Chamber Entrepreneurial Growth, introduces attendees to resource partners, and includes guided execution of the business model canvas.
Part II: Entrepreneurial Breakout Sessions (60 min)
- Entrepreneurial Assessment - Determine whether you have a viable business idea
- Business Connect - Guided exchange session for established business owners
- JumpStart! - Information on Jacksonville Women's Business Center programming for women business owners
Whatever your business goals, the JAX Chamber has the resources to support your growth track.
We look forward to meeting you soon!