New SBRN Logo 2014SWFL Small Business Resource Network Hosts “How Salable is Your Business?” at Monthly Event

FORT MYERS, Fla. – The Southwest Florida Small Business Resource Network (SBRN) will host a networking and discussion event to help small business owners capture the value tied up in their businesses, 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 16, at the Holiday Inn, Fort Myers Airport @ Town Center, 9931 Interstate Commerce Drive, Fort Myers. SBRN, a statewide organization, is sponsored locally by Florida Gulf Coast University’s Small Business Development Center.

The speaker is Michael Pfeffer of Murphy Business and Financial Services. Pfeffer will discuss eight things you can do to increase the salability and the value of your small business.

The evening begins with the Resource Network’s monthly “Network after Five” social event where members and guests network and exchange ideas for growing their business. Cost for SBRN members is $15 per person, which includes hors d’oeuvres. Guests and unaffiliated small business owners pay $25 per person.

Space is limited and RSVP is required. To register, go online to Deadline for registration is Wednesday, Oct. 15.

The Small Business Resource Network (SBRN) provides a reliable connection between seasoned professionals who service the small business arena and the small business owner. In addition to offering consulting services, the organization conducts monthly meetings that provide topics of interest to its members. For more information on the resource network, visit

For more information, to register for the event, or to get directions, contact Lorna Kibbey, coordinator at the Small Business Development Center at (239) 745-3700.