MEC Presents: It’s Not Rocket Science to Start Up a Business—Start Seeking Awesome

Please join us Tuesday, June 7th at 10:30 AM – 11:30AM.

Program: BOOM, it hits you…The million-dollar idea! You need to jump on this and start a business. Then your mind gets in the way.  You start to think about all of the complicated business processes, legal structures and the need for financing and you forget about it and go back to watching Judge Judy. But then you never end up earning the profits on your million-dollar idea.  Instead you spend your useful hours watching Judge Judy. What’s stopping you from changing this scenario?

We are bringing in a heavy hitter to make starting a business as easy possible.  Michael Bowers will help you get your business started by sharing tips and techniques that he has used during the past 25 years of consulting and working with people wanting to start their own business.


·  Mechanics of setting up a business

·  Building your business message

·  How to get the Bank to say yes

Speaker: Michael Bowers has worked with entrepreneurs and small business owners for over 25 years. He spent 11 years as the District Director of the Ohio Small Business Development Center at Columbus State where he worked closely with entrepreneurs and business owners assisting them in building their companies. He has a diverse business skill set with experience in banking, private equity, strategic planning, digital media and marketing.  

Michael is also an active business blogger at and can be found on many of your favorite social networks.

Location: The MEC is conveniently located in the heart of historic Uptown Marysville at 129 N Main Street, Marysville, Ohio. The MEC is easily accessible to visitors arriving from anywhere in Union County and the Columbus Region.

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There is on-street parking (2-hr limit) in front of the MEC, along N Main St., as well as around the corner on 4th St., and a Civic Parking Lot located at the corner of 4th and Plum Streets, one block from the facility.

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