Events of interest to the Philadelphia-area business community.

To have your event included, e-mail Ron Vellozzi at Events should be open to the public. They should be free of charge unless sponsored by nonprofit organizations.

Nonprofits' events should have fees of less than $100. Please include all of the following information: event description, sponsoring organization, date, location, time, plus a phone number.



Temple Small Business Development Center

pre-business seminar to teach local entrepreneurs how to thrive as they begin the start-up process. Temple University, 1510 Cecil B. Moore Ave., suite 201; 215-204-3856. Registration is required. 6-9 p.m.


Women's Business Network of the Eastern Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce

networking luncheon seminar. Community Room, Abington Township Public Library, 1030 Old York Road; 215-887-5122. Reservations required. $10, includes lunch. Noon-1:30 p.m.

Budget and Money Management workshop by the Consumer Credit Counseling Service of the Delaware Valley. Central Library, 19th & Vine Sts., Room 205; 215-686-5436 or 6-8 p.m.



Fox School of Business, Temple University

Executive M.B.A. for a Day. An information session on the Fox School M.B.A. and graduate programs. Desmond Conference Center, One Liberty Blvd., Malvern; 215-204-2299 or


. Reservations required. 3-7 p.m.

Week of April 30

Collegeville Business Network

breakfast network meeting. Collegeville Diner, 290 E. Main St., Collegeville; 610-564-8742 or


. $10. 8-9 a.m. April 30.

Jewish Business Network of Southern New Jersey. Katz Jewish Community Center, Lahn Hall, 1301 Springfield Rd., Cherry Hill; 877-526-4286 or Reservations requested. Members free, guests are welcome to attend one time as a trial. 7:30-9 a.m. May 2

Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce getting down to business with the mayoral candidates. Philadelphia Marriott, Liberty Ballroom, 1201 Market St; 215-790-3675 or $35. 8-9 a.m. May 3