Office of Minority Affairs to Host First Webinar in Virtual Business Growth Series for Minority- and Women-Owned and Small Businesses

The City of Syracuse Office of Minority Affairs will host its first webinar in the Grow Your Business Series. The series will feature professional experts who will share resources to assist small and minority- and women-owned business owners during and after the COVID-19 pandemic.

Friday, July 17, 2020
4 – 5:30 p.m.
Online Registration Required (Free):


Rickey Brown, Owner, Diversify NY
Clara Cedeño, Up Start Program Manager, CenterState CEO
Ryan Smith, Empire State Development
El Java Abdul-Qadir, Executive Director, South Side Innovation Center
Melissa Zomro, Small Business Advisor, Small Business Development Center (OCC)
Me’Shae Brooks-Rollins, Executive Director, Upstate Minority Economic Alliance
Tamika Otis, Director – Business Boost & Build New York, Key Bank