Southwest Tennessee Community College

For Immediate Release

Date: October 7, 2008

For More Information: Brenda Rayner, 901-333-4247

TSBDC Offers Next Level Training Courses

The Tennessee Small Business Development Center (TSBDC) at Southwest is set to offer Next Level training courses on October 18 at the Renaissance Business Center, Memphis, Tennessee. TSBDC is collaborating with the Renaissance Business Center and the Black Business Association to sponsor the following Next Level training courses:

  • Marketing – On Stage: Strategies, Tactics and Implementation
  • Your Business Future: Managing Growth and Business Plan Completion

The overall purpose of the training is to assist entrepreneurs with moving their companies to the next level by developing strategies for growth, marketing, and promotions specific to their businesses. Participants will leave the workshop with ideas unique to their businesses and that are readily implementable.

The “Marketing” workshop will start at 8:30 a.m. and end about noon. Lunch will be provided. The “Your Business Future” workshop will start at 1 p.m. and end at 3 p.m. The charge for both workshops is only $30.00 and seating is limited to 20 attendees. Deadline for registration is October 16 at 4:30 p.m. To register, please call Yolanda Handy at (901) 333-5085. For additional information, visit

Specific questions about the training can be directed to:

David Doyle
Southwest Tennessee Community College
Phone: 901-333-5085
or Mark Taylor
Renaissance Business Center
Phone: 901-526-9300