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Business Plans 101 – Cottage Foods Industry

November 13, 2023 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Colorado State University Extension – El Paso County in collaboration with Pikes Peak Small Business Center

Colorado State University Extension in Collaboration with the Pikes Peak Small Development Center would like to invite you to participate in Business Plans 101 Workshop.

During this workshop, we will begin the task of putting together a very basic strategic plan that will act as a roadmap to building your business plan. Join us to begin the process of strategically mapping your business through a simplified business plan that you can then continue to build upon. This workshop is for both startups and existing businesses!

Mark founded Connectionmark™ after recognizing the opportunity to help businesses and key leadership become more connected in the community. His goal is to assist them in growing and Optimizing their Businesses through strategic planning, development, and execution. Simply put, we created a workbook that asks you the questions that you need to uncover the following:

What you know, What you don’t know, What would be nice to know, Where to find the resources

Mark has helped over 1,600 business owners through facilitating a process that clients utilize to assist them in growing and optimizing their businesses through strategic development, design, and execution. Bittle has been the Director of Marketing and Development for the largest media company in Southern Colorado and was a local executive for a Fortune 150 company. He was tired of seeing salespeople sell a solution without care for the development, management, and goals of their customers’ and clients’ businesses. Mark brings his entrepreneurial passion to everything that he does.

Bittle takes every opportunity to do what he does best while continuing to develop meaningful relationships within the community and helping them to get the results they are looking for. He has facilitated the Pikes Peak SBDC’s Leading Edge Business Planning Course since 2009 and has been working with clients since 2006 in his various consulting endeavors. The economic impact that he has helped his clients realize is staggering, when looking at the number of jobs created, the number of jobs retained, and capital invested to start, grow, or transition their businesses

Connectionmark™ facilitates the strategic planning process that will provide them access to various skill sets and expertise to drive their products/services, brand awareness, and growth.

Connectionmark™ specializes in developing people and the organizations in which they work. Our experience in developing teams and the strategies to accomplish mutual goals has been recognized nationally. Mark brings his entrepreneurial passion to everything that he does. He is a Connectionmark™ Certified Resultant™ and Chief Intrapreneur.

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Pre-registration required. Registration closes on November 12th at 12 :00 pm. No refunds.

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November 13, 2023
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm


Colorado State University Extension – Colorado Springs
17 N. Spruce St
Colorado Springs, CO 80905 United States