COVID-19 Business Webinar Series

The California Green Business Network and partners present a webinar series aimed to help small to medium-sized businesses adapt and Recover, Build Resilience, and Incorporate Sustainability into the years that come. Please join us for this free weekly series, Wednesdays at 11:00 am, starting on May 20th, 2020.


May 20th, 2020 11 am-12 pm

Pivoting and Loan Forgiveness

    • Business Pivot Panel: Successful pivots that will have lasting benefits. Featuring KitchenTown Cafe, Body Kinetics Gym, and Rafael Theater.
    • Ensuring forgiveness of your SBA Loan and more available resources in case you didn’t get one. Featuring Scott Rogalski, Norcal SBDC Finance Center

May 27th, 2020 11 am-12 pm

Marketing, Social Media, Recovery Messaging

    • Featuring Kevin England, CEO of marketing firm Vonazon, Inc.
    • Topics: Low hanging fruit, platforms to claim, expanding your audience, building a mailing list, and more…

June 3rd, 2020 11 am-12:30 pm

Sustainability, Safety, Savings

    • Featuring Santiago Ossa, PE, OSD, Geosyntec, & another speaker TBA!
    • Topic 1: Balancing Sustainability Practices and Safety During COVID-19
    • Topic 2: Saving Money Every Month: Energy and Water Conservation

June 10th, 2020 11 am-12:30 pm

Beyond Crisis Management

    • Negotiating your rent/lease, insurance options, and payroll protections for disaster preparedness with Thomas D. Morell, Real Estate Attorney from Shartsis Friese LLP, and Nadra Ehrman from The Towbes Group Property Management.
    • Keeping the upside of the pandemic: Sustainable transportation and teleworking with guest speaker (TBA)!