WBEC-ORV “Catch the Wave” Pre-Conference Event

Join WBENC LIFT in the Community for an in-person education and funding session featuring Fifth Third Bank, Bridge, and Macy’s S.P.U.R. Pathways. Learn how to become capital ready and hear from leading capital providers about what to consider before choosing a funding source. Discover ways to strengthen your relationships with bankers and financial experts to make informed and confident decisions.


  • 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM ET:  LIFT in the Community (Pre-Conference Event)
  • 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM ET:  Networking Hour (Meet 1:1 with WBEs and small businesses)
  • 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM ET:   Opening Reception (WBEC ORV Catch the Wave conference)