Uploaded on Aug 24, 2008
North American Chinese Entrepreneur Association (NACEA 北美华人专业人士创业协会) is hosting another seminar on entrepreneurship: "Business Opportunities and Funding Resources for Minority Entrepreneurs". Our co-sponsors include NJIT CSS, NJCCPS and ACPA, who have shown their full support and made this event happen.
Seminar Time: 1:30-4:00pm August 23, 2008 (Sat)
Mr. Wong was appointed by President George W. Bush to serve as a commissioner on the President's Advisory Commission for Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders where he focused on economic issues and community development. Mr. Wong is also a Managing Partner of SmithWong Associates, a consulting firm specializing in the development of new market opportunities for both U.S. and China-based companies. To date, the firm's efforts have generated close to one-half billion dollarsfor their clients. Additionally, he is a board member of Holly High, Ltd. Located in Beijing , China , the company specializes in mergers and acquisitions.
Man-Li Kuo Lin
Business Development Specialist, U. S. Small Business Administration
Man-Li Kuo Lin joined the U.S. SBA in June 2006. Her current duties include services to Queens area, Rockland County and Asian community current and prospective business owners and organizations in the 14 New York counties. Prior to SBA, she worked in NY State Dept of Labor for 14 years providing employment services to job seekers and employers. She established Asian Job Service Employer Committee (Asian JSEC) in 2004 providing employment services and government policy education to employers.
Man-Li has master degrees in Teaching ESL, and in management Engineering from Long Island University , and a BA in Chinese Literature from National Taiwan University . The diverse educational background allows her to take various side positions such as the principal of the Families Adopt Children from China (FCC) Long Island Chinese School , and a teacher of both Chinese language and ESL for adult classes in Flushing .
Chuyu Xiong, Ph.D.
Managing Director of wBiz Group, Inc. which helps small and medium sized companies to get funding from various sources. More than 12 years experiences in Financing, in IT Industry, in Computing Security
President, CTE Healthcare Communications Caring Through Education
Began his career as a marketing professional in health care industry, and had rich experiences working with pharmaceutical companies to provide continuing medical and patient education program, before he started his own company in 2004. At the beginning, the company provided research-based strategic marketing solutions, and in 2007, he changed the focus to patient and caregiver education for the pharmaceutical industry. Since then, the company has averaged over $1.3 million in revenue per year. As a serial entrepreneur, Leexan has also started a coffee drive-thru kiosk and a real estate development company. At the side, Leexan is a member of the American Marketing Association and also sits on the Board of Director's for the Christian Street YMCA. He has served as a mentor to several entrepreneurs through MicroMentor, an initiative that connects entrepreneurs in low-income areas with experienced entrepreneurs.
Location: NJIT GITC building, the First Floor, corner of Central Ave and Lock Street ( University Heights , Newark , NJ07102. ）
4:40 - 5:00pm Q/A Panel.
NACEA Website： http://www.naceaus.org/
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