High level business conference for small businesses to be held

2016-09-21 06:00

PROUDLY South African (Proudly SA) will host a high level business conference in Port Elizabeth on September 27, as part of its efforts to equip small to medium enterprises (SMEs) for growth and sustainability.

This forms part of a nationwide drive supported by the Department of Trade and Industry, Productivity SA, Transnet and Absa Enterprise Development, among other strategic partners.

“Proudly SA is of the firm belief that SMEs are the backbone of the economy, therefore support for local manufacturers, entrepreneurs and service providers remains our top priority,” said Proudly SA’s Chief Marketing Officer (CMO), Happy maKhumalo Ngidi.

“Through interaction with high level speakers and captains of industry, delegates will gain new insights into local procurement issues, learn how to obtain business funding and develop their enterprises through various offerings available to SMEs,” Ngidi added.

As part of Proudly SA’s service to the country and the local business community, there is no cost to attend the event. However, limited seats are available.

The Port Elizabeth conference will take place at the Radisson Blu Hotel, corner Marine Drive and 9th Avenue Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth. The event starts at 8:30am for 9am until 12pm.

RSVP by September 22 to Amy Williams on 011 327 7778 or Amy@proudlysa.co.za

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