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What is the SBDC and Why do You Need to Know?

  • What is the SBDC? & Why do You Need to Know? Pt. 1 - May 23rd, 2015
  • "What is the SBDC? & Why do you need to know? Pt. 2" - May 23rd, 2015
  • "We Sell Restaurants: Restaurant Reality" - May 23rd, 2015

Are you looking to franchise your company overseas? How do you know when you are ready? What are the challenges of international expansion versus domestic expansion and where can you get help? This week, the restaurant brokers along with CEO of Buffalo's Cafe and CEO of YoBlendz and JuiceBlendz tackle international franchising.

Industry Guests Join the Restaurant Brokers

Ted Beveridge
Ted Beveridge
Mr. Beveridge spent six years as a successful small business owner prior to joining the Georgia SBDC Network. He has experience in every facet of small business operations and has developed specific expertise in the food and retail sectors. Mr. Beveridge also spent several years in corporate financial roles and is well-versed in quantitative functions like budgeting, financial planning, pricing, and cash-flow forecasting. Additionally, he spent four years conducting search-and-rescue operations in the United States Coast Guard.
  • 770-414-3110 Phone
  • tbeveridge@georgiasbdc.org Email
  • https://www.georgiasbdc.org/ Website
  • SBDC SBDC
Jeff Patterson
Jeff Patterson
Jeff has extensive financial industry experience that includes leadership roles in credit administration, commercial lending, operations management, regulatory compliance, and audit administration. His expertise includes loan proposal and business plan preparation, cash flow management, budgeting, and customer satisfaction. He also has brokerage and financial planning training as well as his Commercial Lending Diploma from RMA.
  • 404-413-7830 Phone
  • jpatterson@georgiasbdc.org Email
  • https://www.georgiasbdc.org/ Website
  • SBDC SBDC