Governor’s Entrepreneurial Business Conference to be Held June 10


Wilmington, DE (June 1, 2011)– The Delaware Economic Development Office and the Delaware Emerging Technology Center will present the third annual Governor’s Entrepreneurial Business Conference on Friday, June 10 from 7:30 a.m. to 3:15 p.m., at the Chase Center on the Riverfront in Wilmington.

The conference is designed to provide information on current topics to include: accessing capital, workforce training for new economy jobs, accelerating a clean energy economy and growing exports.

Marc Ecko, founder and Chief Creative Officer of *Ecko Unltd, a full-scale global fashion and lifestyle company, will deliver the keynote luncheon presentation. Also during the luncheon, the winners of the Delaware Emerging Technology Center 2011 Boot Camp and Business Plan Competition Awards will be announced.

Early bird registration is $35. Regular registration is $50 after June 3. To review the agenda or to register, visit the conference website at Attendees may participate in the conference discussion on Twitter with #DEBizConf. The official media sponsor is Clear Channel radio.

About the Delaware Economic Development Office

DEDO is an executive state agency responsible for attracting new investors and businesses to the state, promoting the expansion of existing industry, assisting small and minority-owned businesses, promoting and developing tourism and creating new and improved employment opportunities for all citizens of the State. Visit Follow DEDO on Facebook or Twitter @DEDOgov.