BANK ON IT
THE INSIDER’S GUIDE TO BANK FINANCING
Aug. 29, 2019 5:00 - 6:30 PM
4:45 PM Networking
5:00 PM Workshop
6:00 PM Q&A
ABOUT THIS CLASS
Insider's Guide to Bank Financing
Have a brilliant business idea and need the funds to get started or take your operation to the next level? Learn how to bootstrap your business with different bank financing options, and how to prep for the loan application process with a solid business plan. Local business advisor Dennis Wong shares the inside scoop from 4 decades of advising businesses, including the top 5 things bankers look for. Shortcut your finance education by signing up for our upcoming workshop!
You will learn:
- What you must know about the current business climate and what it means for you
- How to optimize your business plan and loan application
- How different capital sources can work for you
- The top 5 things bankers look for when qualifying loans
- How to avoid major business pitfalls
ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR
Dennis Wong is a Senior Business Advisor at the Hawaii Small Business Development Center with 4 decades of financial experience (including many years at the senior managerial level at a local bank). Throughout his career, he has helped guide thousands businesses across a wide spectrum of industries and has also served as a long time advisory council member of the Small Business Administration and worked extensively with U.S. Department of Agriculture, HEDCO 504 loan program, and the State of Hawaii Green Infrastructure program. Dennis is a graduate of Advanced Commercial Lending Graduate School in Oklahoma and Pacific Coast Banking School in Seattle.
Who is this for?
- Startup founders
- Business owners
- Aspiring entrepreneurs
- Anybody curious about the world of angel investing and venture capital
Remote attendance options available. Are you interested in joining the class from a neighbor island? Let us know during checkout and we’ll follow up with instructions on how to join us!
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