Win an iPad® at Sixth Annual Immigrant Entrepreneurs Summit

Participants of Capital Access panel will be entered in iPad drawing Des Moines, IOWA — November 7, 2013 — The sixth annual Immigrant Entrepreneurs (IES) Summit — on November 9, 2013 at Drake University’s Olmsted Center — will end with an afternoon panel discussion “Capital Access – 20 Practical Ways”. Participants of the Capital Access forum will be entered to …

Sixth Annual Immigrant Entrepreneurs Summit Expected to Break Records in Attendance

DES MOINES, IOWA — November 5, 2013 — More than 450 people are expected to attend the sixth annual Immigrant Entrepreneurs Summit (IES) on Saturday, November 9. IES takes place from 9 a.m.–4 p.m. at Drake University’s Olmsted Center. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn from 15 hands-on business seminars, including three seminars in Spanish. Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds …

Immigrant Entrepreneurs Summit Aided in the Formation of More Than 100 New Business in Iowa

Des Moines, IOWA — November 4, 2013 — The Immigrant Entrepreneurs Summit (IES) continues to be proven successful with the number of businesses established following the seminar. Each year more than 100 businesses are started from among the participants. Examples of companies formed include: Chen Realty, LLC; M & A Cleaning Corporation; Many Voices One Community; and Professional Siding — …

Board member Ben Jung’s in Business Record

The immigration system is broke; let’s fix it BY BEN JUNG Friday, November 01, 2013 7:00 AM  Ben Jung is the vice president of the Immigrant Entrepreneurs Summit and owner of Ingersoll Wine & Spirits. There is an American saying that goes something like this: “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.” What is clear to me is that the …

StartupCity Principal Honored with Immigrant Award

Tej Dhawan will receive Immigrant Leadership Award on November 9     Des Moines, IOWA — October 28, 2013 — Tej Dhawan Principal of StartupCity Des Moines will be honored with the Immigrant Entrepreneurs Leadership Award at the sixth annual Immigrant Entrepreneurs Summit on Saturday, November 9, 2013, at Drake University’s Olmsted Center.   The Immigrant Leadership Award is given …

Wells Fargo to Anchor Sixth Annual Immigrant Entrepreneurs Summit

DES MOINES, IOWA — September 21, 2013 — The sixth annual 2013 Immigrant Entrepreneurs Summit (IES) will be held on Saturday, Nov. 9, from 9 a.m.–4 p.m. at the Olmsted Center at Drake University in Des Moines. More than 450 minority and immigrant business owners will have the opportunity to learn from 15 hands-on business seminars, including three seminars in …

2013 IES

The 2013 IES is Saturday, November 9 Join us for the 2013 IES at Drake Olmsted Center. Schedule of classes include: 10:00am to 11:00am sessions: 1. How to write a business plan? 2. Identify Theft Prevention for business and individual 3. Business permits and license 4. Tax structure is the key to business survival  ( Spanish) 5. How to sustain your …