Manatee County Government Administrative Center First Floor, Commission Chambers 9:00 a.m. - February 13, 2018
REVISED February 13, 2018 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #11

Entrepreneurship Week - February 19-25, 2018


Contact and/or Presenter Information

Board of County Commissioners

Action Requested
Adopt Proclamation designating February 19-25, 2018, as “Entrepreneurship Week” in Manatee County, Florida.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
F.S. 288.106 Tax refund program for qualified target industry businesses.

Background Discussion
February 19-25, 2018, marks Entrepreneurship Week. Entrepreneurs are the people that start and grow businesses that produce value in the market place.

Staff has prepared the attached Proclamation to acknowledge Entrepreneurship Week in Manatee County.

Sara Hand from Station 2 Innovation will accept the Proclamation.

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records
Copy to Karen Stewart, Redevelopment & Economic Opportunity Department (karen.stewart@mymanatee.org).

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  Entrepreneurship Week Proclamation.pdf