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The West Wing Boutique Hotel

The West Wing Boutique Hotel Suites: $125 Queen Studios: $115 2501 E. Fowler Avenue Tampa, FL 33612 For Transient Guest all suites rates are $125.00 and Queen Studios rates are $115.00.  The Transient Guest Reservation code is TBBHF18.  Call 813.559.8000 to book your reservation.


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Financial Seminars

Building Business For The Future

Financial Seminars          Register today

The Financial Seminar is a series of FREE professional business seminars hosted by the Tampa Bay Black Heritage Festival and the Entrepreneur Collaborative Center . The series takes place throughout the summer and fall months with the larger seminar taking place during the annual Tampa Bay Black Heritage Festival in January.

The Tampa Bay Black Heritage Entrepreneur Advisory Board, are comprised of local professional business owners who encompass a vast amount of knowledge and skills to help you better your business.   See Featured Speakers to learn more about the Presenters.

July 28, 2018 // 10:30am – 1:00pm
Common Fraud Schemes and How to Avoid Them – Series II

Registration and attendance is open to the public and all are FREE to attend.

Presenters: Regine BonneauRolanda McDuffie, and Bill Trotman

The purpose of these seminars is to provide information and direction to small and aspiring business owners on how to build their business for the future.
For people and organizations who are interested in helping with the continued success of these events, sponsorship opportunities are available. Interested persons are encouraged to register for each event held monthly at the Entrepreneur Collaborative Center at 2101 East Palm Ave., Ybor City, (Tampa, FL)
For the convenience of our attendees, parking is FREE across the street in the Sheriff’s lot.



FinanceSeminar-Jun30-2018June 30, 2018 // 10:30am – 1:00pm
Technology –  Summer Series I

Registration and attendance is open to the public and all are FREE to attend.

Seminar Topics Include:

  • Protecting Your Business From Hackers with Felice Flake

    • Small Businesses: Why Hackers and Cyber Criminals are Interested
    • Steps to Protect Your Small Business
    • Maintaining the Momentum: Security Everyday
  • Legal Audit for Protecting Your Business with Shaunette Stokes

    • Legal Business Audit Worksheet
    • Protecting Your Online Presence
    • Vital Documents for Your Online Business
“Thank you” to those who attended this workshop is was a great turnout, very informative and we hope to see you in July.


Seminar Sponsor


2101 East Palm Avenue, Tampa, FL, United States

Where: Entrepreneur Collaborative Center, 2101 E. Palm Avenue, Tampa (Ybor City)

**Parking across street in Sheriff’s Office Parking Lot

Date: July 28, 2018 (Saturday)

Time:  10:30 am to 1:00 pm  (doors open at 10:00 am)

Cost:  Free

Vendor Space Available:  $50  (Click on Buy Tickets, then Vendor)

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To register for the next seminar please click the link above.


Financial Seminars

featured speakers

Eddie Serralles
Steven Hoschak
Drew Holst
Leighton Kyler
Bill Trotman
Shaunette Stokes
Rolanda McDuffie
Ken Russell
Lionel Shipman
Sean Josephs
Ebone Cruz
Harland Henry
Eric Brown
Carol Johns
Keyur Patel
Angie Speller
Ryan Qualters
Felice Flake
Ebony T. Grimsley-Vaz
Regine Bonneau
David M. Lawson
Financial Seminars

past speakers

Porch Talk Radio
Series II – Finance
Series III – Credit Building
Series IV–Business Technology
Series V – Management/Leadership