2018 Business Series Presented by PNC
Downtown Inc is proud to launch its 2018 Business Series Presented by PNC. Business Series events will cover a variety of topics including social media communications and web presence, safety, resources and more. The Business Series is FREE. Though it's geared toward downtown businesses, anyone is welcome to attend.
Here you will find information about current and upcoming Business Series events. If one interests you, please register and join us! If no events are listed, check back in the future. We are constantly working to develop programming and will post any new events here when they become available.
A special thank you to York College of Pennsylvania for providing space for our Business Series events.
March 21: Downtown Business and Nonprofit Networking Mixer
Please join us from 4:30-5:30PM, March 21, at Taste Test, 101-105 S. Duke St., for a networking mixer. There's no set agenda - just drop by to network with members of your fellow Downtown York business community.
Though Business Series events are geared toward downtown businesses, anyone is welcome to attend. There is no admission charge.
Enjoy sips and snacks courtesy of Downtown Inc. Nosh on nachos with salsa and queso from Nacho Cabra, which has returned to the Taste Test pop-up space this spring. The first 40 attendees will also receive a free glass of alcoholic punch, courtesy of Downtown Inc. Additional alcoholic beverages may be purchased from the Taste Test bar.
February 21: Social Media Assets Workshop
Philip Given, Chief of Staff to York Mayor Michael Helfrich and President of the York City Pretzel Company, join Downtown Inc to discuss social media assets and how to ensure your businesses Yelp, Google and Facebook pages present the information customers and visitors need.
January 17: Personal Safety Tips Workshop
Businesses and non-profits located in the Downtown York Business Improvement District joined Downtown Inc at the first Business Series event of 2018 at York College's Center for Community Engagement. York City Police Officers Derek Hartman and Rich Kehler shared tips for your personal safety, best practices for contacting police and how to protect your business. A safety tip sheet was presented, and a Q&A session followed.
To suggest a topic for the Business Series, please contact Downtown Inc's Manager of Business Services, Debbie Bailey.