Monthly Start Up Lab

news workshops May 31, 2022

Are you getting ready to launch a new business venture? Are you feeling overwhelmed or confused about your next step?  

Join us for our Monthly Start Up Lab where you can receive mentorship and support from our small business experts. Get answers to your business questions and receive accountability support to help you continue making progress towards your start-up goals. Our consultants will assist you in creating a plan for your next steps and creating a path forward to guide you to success.  

Topics Covered Include: 

  • Business plan 
  • Business model 
  • Financial projections 
  • Funding options 
  • Startup capital 
  • Startup costs 
  • Legal entity  
  • Licensing and permitting 

Meet Your Business Experts:  

Nina Natina, Business Development Consultant & Loan Specialist 

With over 15 years of experience in business planning and development, and a business owner herself, Nina shares her extensive knowledge to guide entrepreneurs and business owners through the process of planning, starting, and expanding their business visions. Based in Redding, Nina provides our clients with access to a wide network of funding resources and assists clients in producing formal business plans and financial projections for loan and grant applications. Nina obtained her Master’s Degree from the School of Global Policy & Strategy at UC San Diego.  

Renee Getreu, Prosperity Asset Building Manager and Business Consultant 

Renee Getreu is one of the founders of JEDI, and has benefited clients as the instructor of the financial awareness class Making Your Money Work For You for over 10 years. She also manages the matching savings and an asset-building program called Prosperity Asset Building (PAB). An entrepreneur herself, she has lived in Siskiyou County since 1982. Renee is a Tapping into Wealth Transformational Coach. 

When: 2nd Monday of each month at 11:30 am starting in July.  

Where: Zoom  

Cost: FREE  



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