In-Brief

Inter American Univ., Popular host entrepreneurship seminar

Yanice Deynes, president of Pujols Poultry Farm, will offer a testimonial on how her business has succeeded. Yanice Deynes, president of Pujols Poultry Farm, will offer a testimonial on how her business has succeeded.

The Arecibo campus of the Inter American University and Banco Popular are joining forces to host a seminar this week, “Junte para Echar Pa’lante,” aimed at young entrepreneurs looking for ways to get ahead. The event will take place April 4, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the college’s theater.

Topics on the agenda include: “Business sector trends,” by Rafael Salgado, Popular’s vice president for the northern region; “Grow, innovate and Export,” by Elidio Aldarondo, SBTDC Director of the Inter American Arecibo campus; “Technological Resources for Business,” by Juan Aguayo, president of Traikon; “From the Idea to the Opportunity,” by Nelma Albertorio, of Dialogue of Self-Management; “Planning Business and Individual Financials,” by Kurt Schindler, director of financial education at Popular; and an agrobusiness testimonial Yanice Deynes, president of Pujols Poultry Farm.

There will also be a business services exhibit at the free event. For information and registration, 787-878-5475 extensions 3305, 3304, and 3303.

Author Details
Business reporter with 25 years of experience writing for weekly and daily newspapers, as well as trade publications in Puerto Rico. My list of former employers includes Caribbean Business, The San Juan Star, and the Puerto Rico Daily Sun, among others. My areas of expertise include telecommunications, technology, retail, agriculture, tourism, banking and most other areas of the economy.

Comment here