Stafford Business Calendar

The Department of Stafford Economic Development and Tourism focuses on business attraction, entrepreneurship, and initiatives that stimulate our regional business economy. Follow this calendar for a list of business events so you can get involved in the business and entrepreneurial community in Stafford.

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Available 24/7: First Steps to Starting a Business Online Learning Module

Virtual

Available 24/7 This is a self-guided online learning module that covers the First Steps to Starting a Business webinar. It will provide you with information about SBDC services, research sources, and an overview of various business entities. Key takeaways include: Understanding how the SBDC can help your business Creating a mission statement Exploring customer discovery […]

$30

ACES Luncheons

Fredericksburg Nationals Virginia Credit Union Stadium

We are proud to present the return of the ACES Networking Luncheon series. ACES is dedicated to connecting professionals between Richmond and DC, from the Architecture, Construction, and Engineering (ACE) industries – a sector that is very active in the adoption of Information, Communication and Technology. These luncheons serve as an opportunity for like-minded individuals […]

$30 – $35

First Thursdays with the SBA

Virtual

Grab your lunch and join us virtually for the first Thursday of each month to learn more about SBA programs and network with other small business owners. Topic: Making Your Business Creditworthy Finding funding for your business can be challenging if your credit score is weak. Join us as we discuss strategies to improve both […]

Free

REAL Talk: UMW Women’s Colloquium

Jepson Alumni and Executive Center

Networking is the best thing you can do for your own professional development! Share, learn and grow from other professionals in the Fredericksburg area. October 11, 2022 at 8:00am-9:00am – Kimberly Young, Associate Provost for Career & Workforce, University of Mary Washington, Pre-Colloquium Book Discussion: Myth of the Nice Girl We are getting ready and […]

FREE

GovCon 101: Proposal Writing

Virtual

The Federal Government buys over $600 billion per year on goods and services, 5% of that spend is allocated for Small Business. This is a huge opportunity for firms, who qualify, to grow their business and become part of the challenging world of Government Contracting through set-aside opportunities. In order to be successful in government […]

Free

Veterans Business Bootcamp for Growth

UMW Stafford Campus

This Veterans Business Bootcamp is designed for veterans and partners to grow your veteran owned business. You will be led through educational sessions by veteran entrepreneurs and local business executives, […]

Understanding Employment Regulations

Virtual

The speaker, Randy Sparks, Jr., will address basic human resource topics that all business owners should be familiar with. In these uncertain times, it is more important than ever to stay in compliance with Virginia and federal labor regulations. To ensure that your business is compliant, please join us for "Understanding Employment Regulations." Topics Covered: […]

$30

ACES Luncheons

Fredericksburg Nationals Virginia Credit Union Stadium

We are proud to present the return of the ACES Networking Luncheon series. ACES is dedicated to connecting professionals between Richmond and DC, from the Architecture, Construction, and Engineering (ACE) industries – a sector that is very active in the adoption of Information, Communication and Technology. These luncheons serve as an opportunity for like-minded individuals […]

$30 – $35

28th Annual Women’s Leadership Colloquium at UMW

The University of Mary Washington Stafford Campus

The daylong event includes a variety of enriching seminars. Fran Hauser is the keynote speaker and will be discussing “Real Talk, Real Issues, Real Solutions.” Fran Hauser is an author, […]

$35 – $219

First Thursdays with the SBA

Virtual

Topic: Crowdfunding Grab your lunch and join us the first Thursday of each month to learn more about SBA programs and network with other small business owners. Are traditional funding sources not a fit for your business? Consider crowdfunding. Join us as we discuss how crowdfunding works, why it may work for you, and tips […]

Free

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