KSU's Coles College of Business to host Economic Summit Oct. 14

Panel of experts to discuss deepening U.S. economic crisis in town hall meeting

Georgia (Oct 9, 2008) — KSU's Coles College of Business to host Economic Summit Oct. 14

Aixa Pascual

Abstract

Kennesaw State’s Coles College of Business Hosts Economic Summit
Panel of experts to discuss deepening U.S. economic crisis in town hall meeting

KENNESAW‚ Ga. (Oct. 9‚ 2008) — How is the financial crisis on Wall Street affecting Main Street? What can small business owners do to keep their heads above water during these times? Why are banks not willing to lend to each other?
Kennesaw State’s Coles College of Business and the Georgia Small Business Development Center are sponsoring an Economic Summit with a panel of guest experts addressing these and other pressing questions small business owners are facing.

WHAT:
The Small Business Development Center and the Econometric Center at Kennesaw State’s Coles College of Business are hosting an Economic Summit Town Hall Meeting to discuss the U.S. economic crisis. The public is invited. Please RSVP by calling 770−423−6450 or emailing cmille72@kennesaw.edu‚ as space is limited.

WHO:
Don Sabbarese‚ director of the Econometric Center at the Coles College‚ will join Joe Brannen‚ president and chief executive officer of the Georgia Bankers Association‚ and Gene Henssler‚ president of G.W. Henssler & Associates‚ in the panel discussion.

WHEN:
Tuesday‚ Oct. 14‚ 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.‚ at the KSU Center‚ Room 400‚ 3333 Busbee Drive‚ Kennesaw.

Kennesaw State University is the third−largest university in Georgia‚ offering more than 65 graduate and undergraduate degrees‚ including new doctorates in education and business. A member of the 35−unit University System of Georgia‚ Kennesaw State is a comprehensive‚ residential institution with a growing student population of more than 21‚000 from 142 countries.


 

A leader in innovative teaching and learning, Kennesaw State University offers more than 150 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees to its approximately 41,000 students. With 11 colleges on two metro Atlanta campuses, Kennesaw State is a member of the University System of Georgia and the third-largest university in the state. The university’s vibrant campus culture, diverse population, strong global ties and entrepreneurial spirit draw students from throughout the region and from 92 countries across the globe. Kennesaw State is a Carnegie-designated doctoral research institution (R2), placing it among an elite group of only 6 percent of U.S. colleges and universities with an R1 or R2 status, and one of the 50 largest public institutions in the country. For more information, visit kennesaw.edu

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