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WBEC-East Interview with Elisabeth Smith: EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2024 East Central Finalist

Elisabeth Smith, President and CEO of Acutec Precision Aerospace, was named an EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2024 East Central Award finalist. We caught up with Elisabeth in a recent interview where she shares about her journey as an entrepreneur, forming an ESOP, and the resiliency of rural communities like Meadville, PA. Please enjoy this interview with Elisabeth and join us in celebrating her incredible accomplishments! 

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2024 Women Owned Dessert Showcase

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WBENC Application Documents: A Guide to Collecting the Right Stuff

A new WBENC application requires a TON of documents, everything from financial statements to governing documents to resumes. Just like how every business is different, the documents you need to submit will be different for each business depending on your ownership structure, operations, and how long you've been in business. Follow along this helpful checklist with tips for each document.  

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