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Women’s Power Networking Breakfast: Growing your Business with Technology and Accounting Software

March 27, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 10:30 am



March 27, 2018
8:30 am - 10:30 am
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Greater Jamaica Development Corporation, Harvest Room
90-40 160th Street
Jamaica, NY 11432 United States

As their business grows, business owners will have to keep up with the technology. This workshop will focus on how to scale up businesses using technology and accounting software. We will give you recommendations on cost-effective software for your current business operations and how to integrate new technology to maximize your point of sales systems, engaging customers and enhancing employee productivity. In addition Aron Kurlander, Director of Business Services for GJDC,  will review financing assistance options for small businesses.

As always, there will be an opportunity to network and plenty of free food!

Please note that this breakfast is in a different location from usual. Please check the address.

About the Speaker

Francesca G Labita, CPA joined Kaufman Astoria Studios, located in Astoria, Queens as Controller in 2016. Francesca has over 15 years experience in accounting and finance, most recently serving as Controller of Rubies Costume Company. Francesca started her career as an auditor and tax preparer and has been licensed as an active Certified Public Accountant since 2004. Francesca has also served as an adjunct lecturer at NYIT where she taught computer based auditing and research. She graduated summa cum laude from Baruch College in 2002 with a BBA in Accounting and received her Masters of Science from SUNY Polytechnic. You can read more about her here.


QEDC hosts the Queens Women’s Business Center. QEDC encourages all women to participate in this and all other QEDC programs.

The Queens Women’s Business Center is Funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). Reasonable accommodations will be made for persons with disability if requested at least two weeks in advance.

This program is supported in part through funding from the office of the Queens Borough President, Melinda Katz.


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