Grow St. Bernard 2021 | Session 6: Scaling to Succeed Speakers: Antonio Alonzo, Executive Director of Fund 17 + an entrepreneur they've assisted Klassi Duncan, Vice President of Urban League of Louisiana?s Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation Ready to step out and learn from the experts? New Orleans is full of programs and organizations tailored to growing the knowledge of local entrepreneurs and business owners. Two of said programs are run by Fund 17 & the Urban League of Louisiana?s Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation, who have mastered turning ideas into formalized businesses equipped with capital and the tools for success. Learn more in Session Five of Grow St. Bernard 2021 from Antonio Alonzo , Executive Director of Fund 17, and Klassi Duncan , VP of the Urban League?s Entrepreneurship Center, along with a special guest! Grow St. Bernard, powered by the St. Bernard Chamber of Commerce and St. Bernard Economic Development Foundation, is a six-part professional development series that provides fresh ideas and practical strategies to business owners and staff of small and mid-sized businesses. The series includes a diverse lineup of notable speakers and business leaders discussing current trends, local and regional insights, and best practices for operating a business. Registration for the full Grow St. Bernard series is $100 per attendee and includes access to all six sessions and the option to receive one-on-one business mentoring provided by the Louisiana Small Business Development Center. Registration for a single session is $25 per attendee. The Grow St. Bernard series takes place from August 13, 2021 through October 12, 2021. All sessions begin with coffee, networking, and a light breakfast at 8:00 AM.