The Pawling Chamber of Commerce invited the US-Small Business Administration Economic Development Specialist, Man-Li Kuo Lin to make a presentation to chamber and non-chamber members to the Thursday, January 25th event at the Lathrop Center.
Peter Cris thanked Town Supervisor David Kelly for hosting the event. Senator Terence Murphy was unable to attend but sent representative Jim Chisholm torepresent him. The power point presentation by Man-Li was comprehensive and offered an overview of opportunities by the US-SBA for existing, new and start-up businesses. Members from the audience expressed great interest in the information offered with the question and answer period.
Peter Cris thanked Man-Li for the presentation/meeting, Supervisor Kelly for hosting the event and noted that this will be the first of a series intended to support business and economic development for Pawling businesses. John Burweger and Jay Morales brought draft copies of the Pawling Record, the new newspaper with a proposed launch date of Spring 2017. A special meeting and presentation of the publication is scheduled for February 28th. All are invited to attend this meeting.