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Southwest Florida Small Business Resource Network Hosts "What's Your Business Worth?" at Monthly Event

FORT MYERS, FL - The Southwest Florida Small Business Resource Network (SBRN) hosts a discussion on the value of your business, 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m., Thursday, April 19 at the Holiday Inn, Fort Myers Airport @ Town Center located at 9931 Interstate Commerce Drive. SBRN, a statewide organization, is sponsored locally by Florida Gulf Coast University's Small Business Development Center.

Michael Pfeffer, MBA, owner of Murphy Business & Financial Services, Inc. of Southwest Florida, leads the session on "What's Your Business Worth?" Attendees will learn about business valuation - what is a business valuation and why do you need one? Pfeffer explains when is the best time to have a valuation and how to go about it.

Pfeffer is a board certified intermediary, certified business appraiser and certified machinery and equipment appraiser.

The evening begins with the Resource Network's monthly "Network After Five" 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 person.

Space is limited and RSVP is required. To register, go online to Deadline for registration is Wednesday, April 18.

The Small 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 further information or to get directions, contact Lorna Kibbey, coordinator at the Small Business Development Center at (239) 745-3700.

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