(VI Source) The recent Young CEO Camp hosted by the Virgin Islands Economic Development Authority (VIEDA) partnered with Small Business Camp introduced young adults in St. Croix to opportunities, according the Virgin Islands Source online news. As the island continues to struggle with the void left by the Hovensa closure on top of a previous economic slump, 13-22 year old Crucians were living 21st century dreams while working on web sites, creating sales collateral, and learning to facilitate revenue collection. Continue reading
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We are encouraging young Virgin Islanders from 13-22 to sign up for the Young CEO Camp on St. Croix July 6-10, 2015! The United States Virgin Islands Economic Development Authority (VIEDA) in partnership with Small Business Camp is holding this FREE 5-day summer training program, from Monday, July 6, 2015 to Friday, July 10, 2015 from 8:30AM to 4:30PM at the Governor Juan F. Luis Hospital & Medical Center in the Cardiac Center Conference Room. Lunch will be provided, and space is limited – sign up today by submitting your 100-word essay at www.BizYouth.EventBrite.com. If space runs out, don’t worry, this course will be available online! You can take the course at a Public Computer Center on St. John, St. Thomas or St. Croix – just bring your own notebook and pen or pencil, and headphones or earbuds (you will be responsible for your own lunch). Contact viNGN Community Program Manager Anita Davis for a participating PCC: 340-715-8581 x 2244 or email adavis@vingn.
Press release: VIEDA-Young-CEO-camp-USVI