Dealing with COVID-19: A Forum for Small Businesses

Has your business been forced to close or curtail operations as a result of the Coronavirus? Are you concerned about the financial impacts of this pandemic?

Join SCORE Bucks County and a panel of legal, human resources, banking, marketing, and SBA experts to discuss how small businesses can deal with issues arising out of the COVID-19 outbreak. SCORE will offer a free webinar, “Dealing with COVID-19: A Forum for Small Businesses” on Tuesday, March 31 from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Our panel discussion will feature insights from a variety of experts, including Employment Attorney Christina Reger; SCORE mentor Nina De Rosa, a Human Resources Specialist; Small Business Administration representative James Verbeck; Richard Kroger, a banking specialist; and Donna Botti, a digital marketing/Website development expert.

Following the discussion, a Q&A session will be offered to answer business owners’ burning questions related to the COVID-19 outbreak.

About the Author(s)

 Christina M. Reger Esq.

Everyone has THAT employee -- the one that keeps them up at night; the one that causes them to roll their eyes or curse under their breath. I am an employment attorney with 15+ years of experience working with corporate, entrepreneurial and start-up enterprises on litigation and compliance matters, and yes, how to deal with THAT employee. Working with me, my clients develop strategies that best...

Founding Partner, Law Offices of Christina Reger
 Donna  Botti

Donna Botti is the owner of Delos Incorporated located in Collegeville. Delos makes the web work for their small business and nonprofit customers by providing websites, digital marketing services, and training. Donna frequently speaks to business organizations on how to get results from digital marketing and writes blogs on the Delos website, www.delosinc.com.

Owner, Delos Inc.
 Nina  De Rosa

Nina De Rosa is a SCORE Bucks County volunteer and certified mentor. She has worked for more than 40 years in human resources and has expertise in recruiting, payroll, and personnel administration and personnel supervision.

Mentor, SCORE Bucks County
 Richard  Kroger

Richard Kroger has been a member of the SCORE Bucks County chapter since 2017. He is currently a member of the Chapter's Executive Committee and also serves as its Treasurer. Prior to joining SCORE, Richard worked for 30 plus years in the Banking and Commercial Finance Industries, including 10 years selling SBA and USDA Guaranteed loans in PA and NJ.

SCORE Certified Mentor, SCORE Bucks County
 James E. Verbeck

James E. Verbeck, Lender Relations Specialist, joined the Eastern Pennsylvania District Office Team after serving two and half years as a Loan Specialist at the Agency’s National Guaranty Purchase Center (NGPC). Previous to joining the SBA, Jim served as a loan specialist with the U.S. Department of Agriculture/Rural Development in Community Programs, and the Federal Deposit Insurance...

Lender Relations Specialist, Small Business Administration, Eastern Pennsylvania District Office
 David  Boster

David Boster serves as Chairman of SCORE Bucks County and is a volunteer and certified mentor. In his professional career, he worked as the Director of Marketing and Sales for laboratory equipment companies. For 40 years he trained and managed sales associates and developed a better understanding of various personality types and how best to communicate.

SCORE Certified Mentor, SCORE Bucks County
Dealing with COVID-19: A Forum for Small Businesses webinar