Charlotte, NC, July 27, 2008 --(PR.com
)-- Mary Cantando, coordinator for the North Carolina Make Mine a Million $ Business™ (www.makemineamillion.org) event, has announced that the organization will host informational conference calls for North Carolina women entrepreneurs completing applications for the North Carolina Make Mine a Million $ Business™ event. The application deadline is Monday, Sept. 3, and the event will take place on Tuesday, Oct. 7 at the Blake Hotel, located at 555 S. McDowell St. The informational conference calls will be held by phone at the following times:
· Thursday, July 31 at 4 p.m.
· Wednesday, Aug. 6 at 4 p.m.
· Thursday, Aug. 14 at 4 p.m.
To participate, e-mail RSVPCC@countmein.org with a name, business name, e-mail address and the date of the conference call you want to attend. A confirmation e-mail from Make Mine a Million $ Business™ will provide further details.
The Make Mine a Million $ Business™ Program provides a combination of money, mentoring, marketing and technology tools that help women entrepreneurs grow their businesses from micros to millions. Twenty finalists will be selected from applicants statewide and asked to deliver a business pitch to women entrepreneurs, judges and guests at the event. Ten winners will be chosen by judges and audience members. Women entrepreneurs interested in applying for the North Carolina event are encouraged to visit www.makemineamillion.org for more information.
“North Carolina women entrepreneurs should not feel overwhelmed by the application process,” said Cantando. “Our conference calls will be strong resource to help answer application questions and problems.”
About Make Mine A Million $ Business™:
Make Mine a Million $ Business™, a program of Count Me In and founding partner, OPEN from American Express, provides women entrepreneurs with the opportunity to expand their businesses by generating more than a million dollars in annual revenue. A unique nationwide program that provides money, mentoring and marketing opportunities to help businesses grow from micro to millions, the Make Mine a Million $ Business™ program’s goal is to lead one million women entrepreneurs in the effort to reach annual revenues of one million dollars by 2010. North Carolina will host the state’s first Make Mine a Million $ Business™ event on Tuesday, Oct. 7 at the Blake Hotel in Charlotte. For more information please visit www.makemineamillion.org or call (212) 245-1245.
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