B-CU to introduce CEED at Nov. 6 program


Bethune-Cookman University will introduce the Center for Entrepreneurship & Economic Development (CEED) with a daylong launch program on Friday, Nov. 6.

CEED, which began operation this year, offers an array of business services, resources and tools to small business owners and those interested in entrepreneurship.

The soft launch will offer workshops and panel discussions featuring seasoned entrepreneurs, investors and industry experts. Topics will focus on entrepreneurship and economic development in Daytona Beach/Midtown. It will begin at 8:30 a.m. Registration is free. Refreshments will be served and lunch will be offered for on-site purchase.

Dudley to speak
Speakers will share insight on the state and vision of entrepreneurship in the Daytona Beach/Midtown communities. Attendees will hear from business owners such as Dr. Joe L. Dudley, Sr., co-founder of DudleyQ, who turned a $10 investment into a multi-million dollar enterprise.

Sessions will include “How to Build an Entrepreneurial Ecosystem in the Midtown area,” “Ideation to Innovation’’ and “Stakeholders Feeding the Ecosystem.’’

Register on Eventbrite at

Stewart Memorial men to host Nov. 10 forum
The men of Stewart Memorial United Methodist Church are inviting the community to a forum focusing on property crimes, domestic abuse and crime among youth.

The forum is Tuesday, Nov. 10, at 6:30 p.m. The church is located at 317 N. Dr. Martin Luther King Blvd., Daytona Beach.

For more information, call 386-255-7222.



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