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Business Banking | Sponsored by Central Bank of Boone County

Wednesday, April 24 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm • Organized By The Hatchery
720 E Broadway, Columbia, MO 65201


Does the thought of setting an appointment with a commercial loan officer make you really nervous? Wendy Moore with Central Bank of Boone County is here to help you calm those nerves by sharing why having a lender on your side is a great asset to your business. We will also hear from one of Columbia’s top business owners, Kurt Mirtsching, owner of Shakespeare’s Pizza - (yes, lunch is provided).

Kurt will share his story of growth here in Columbia, and what it’s been like to be a business owner.During this class you will learn:- Kurts real life experience with growing pains and his lending requests through the growth stages- The fundamental steps to getting a loan- What to do when you think you’re ready to expand

Needed Materials: Attendees will need an appetite for Shakespeare’s Pizza and pen and paper for notes.

Free to Active Members | $10 to the public

The Hatchery
(573) 442-8182
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Central Bank of Boone County
720 E Broadway
Columbia, MO 65201
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