Small Business Institute featured on NECN

April 26th, 2009 by Adam

PLYMOUTH, N.H.-U.S. Senator Jeanne Shaheen met with a round table of small business representatives from New Hampshire’s North Country at PSU April 16

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Click on the embedded video to view the story from New England Cable News story about the meeting and a small business impacted by the SBI.

Shaheen wants to help foster economic growth in the region with the help of Plymouth State’s Small Business Institute staff and the area’s economic development professionals.

“I appreciate Senator Shaheen’s effort to learn how PSU is actively engaged in supporting small business and economic development in New Hampshire,” Plymouth State University President Sara Jayne Steen.

Attending the meeting were PSU President Sara Jayne Steen, University Provost and VP for Academic Affairs Julie Bernier,Steve Barba, University Relations Executive Director, Thad Guldbrandsen, Center for Rural Partnerships, SBI Director Craig Zamzow, John Freeman, Executive Director of the North Country Investment Corp.,James Dean, ZanAqua Technologies, Doug Schumacher, Schumacher Industries,Don Jones, SBI student and Amanda Leese, Sen. Shaheen’s staff member.

For more information contact PSU Director of Public Relations at: cwilliams@plymouth.edu or (603) 535-2476.

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