Exploring Entrepreneurship: Cooperative Businesses

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Presented by City of Austin Small Business Development Program at Austin Public Library - Manchaca Road Branch Public Library, Austin TX

Feb 12
Exploring Entrepreneurship: Cooperative Businesses

In this Exploring Entrepreneurship session, you will hear from a four-member panel about the benefits of a cooperative business structure. We’ll also dig deeper into the details of how they financed their co-op, how they manage their co-op, and how to convert your business into a cooperative.

Annelies Lottmann, Texas Rural Cooperative Center


Andi Shively, Key Figures
Dan Gillotte, Chief Executive Grocer, Wheatsville Co-Op
Andrea Beleno Harrington, Texas C-BAR


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