US Representative Sue Myrick (NC-09) will host a Government Contracting and Stimulus Information Seminar in Dallas, N.C. on May 11. The seminar will highlight the basics of government contracting, business resources available in our area, and the impact of the 2009 stimulus on small businesses. Attendants will hear from presenters from: The Small Business Administration, The Small Business Technology Development Center, The N.C. Office of Economic Recovery and Investment, the Gaston College Small Business Center, the N.C. Military Center and the U.S. Export Assistance Center.

“This is a tough time for businesses across our district, and I hope that this seminar will help business owners by letting them know what resources are available to them,” said Rep. Myrick.

The event is free and open to the public. Those interested in attending can RSVP by calling 704-362-1060, or by emailing names and contact information to

DATE: May 11, 2009

TIME: 8:00am – 12:00pm

PLACE: Gaston County Citizens Resource Center
1303 Dallas-Cherryville Highway
Dallas, NC 28034
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