Fall Programs 2017


Hammond Development Corporation is offering fall programs focusing on a variety of topics. There will be various rewards/raffles for those in attendance!


Tuesdays, September 26 - November 29
Financial partner: First Midwest Bank

Getting the Score on Business Credit

Wednesdays, September 13 - 27, 6 pm - 7 pm

Join us for a FREE three day seminar conducted and sponsored by First Midwest Bank on understanding, establishing and repairing credit with a focus on the specific needs of small and start up business owners. Each session earns you a chance to win a free office network machine!

Financial partner: First Midwest Bank

Mastermind Think Tank

Mondays, October 13 - November 6, 6 pm - 8 pm

Enhance your business with FREE customized resources and exceptional support. This is a small group program limited to 8 participants.

3 Sā€™s = Set, Strategize, Succeed
Create and execute strategies that will help your business grow.

Customized resources provided to you weekly.

Expert Advice / Workshops
Guest speakers invited weekly to address the needs of your business.

Group accountability, weekly
Financial partner: First Financial Bank

Guerilla Marketing

Wednesdays, October 4 - 25, 6 pm - 7 pm

Learn the basics of effective, low-cost marketing with this four-week seminar.

October 4                  
Identifying Your Target Market w/ C Whitt Consulting

October 11
 Loving Your Logo w/ Graphic Designer Amal Khatib

October 18
Branding for Beginners w/ Jireh Communications

October 25
The Sales Funnel w/ Via Marketing
Financial partner: Peoples Bank

Non-Profit Resource Day

Friday, November 3, 8:30 am - 2 pm

The HUB of Innovation is inviting non-profit organizations from around The Region to join us for this education and networking opportunity.

8:30 am - 9 am                       
Registration and Welcome

9 am - 9:45 am                       
Legal Requirements and  Challenges in NP

9:45 am - 10:30 am             
Leveraging QuickBooks for NP

10:30 am - 11:30 pm
Grant Writing and Fundraising

11:30 pm - 1 pm                    
Lunch & Keynote Speaker We Care from the Heart

1 pm - 2 pm
Alternate Funding for Non- Profits
Financial partner: Fifth Third Bank