Business expo highlights local small businesses, provides networking chances
Published: Thursday, March 29, 2012, 2:00 PM Updated: Thursday, March 29, 2012, 2:13 PM
Local small businesses gathered in the STEPS building on Wednesday to attend the Fourth Annual Lehigh Valley Microenterprise Expo. Fifty Lehigh Valley micro-businesses set up booths showcasing their services and products in the hope of networking with one another and the Lehigh community.
The event, co-sponsored and advertised by The Morning Call, consisted of the two-hour showcase followed by a meeting during which the owners of the businesses were free to mingle with one another.
Heather Griffith, owner of Wrap’d Tight, the restaurant that recently took over the currently vacant, former Wildflower Café location, said she was pleased that the event included a meeting this year. … read more