Finally find out what it’s worth!
STURBRIDGE, MA…Woman in Business, Inc.(WIB), a 501c(3) that supports women by fostering networking, sharing information and experiences, and providing educational opportunities, will be hosting a Business Expo showcasing local businesses on Wednesday, May 11 at Old Sturbridge Village, from 5-8pm. This event is sponsored by *Webster First Federal Credit Union; *Your Hometown Shopper, *Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc.; *Spiewak Consultants, and Southbridge Savings Bank (*Gold Sponsor).
In addition to the opportunity to learn more about and network with representatives from over 20 local businesses, see demonstrations, and sit in on presentations, the WIB Local Business Expo will feature antique appraisals by Professional Appraiser Peter Yvanovich.
Ever wanted to know the value of something you inherited, received as a gift, or “picked”? This is your opportunity to finally find out what it’s worth from a Professional Appraiser with over 30 years of experience. Peter is the Founder of New England Inventory & Appraisal Services and holds an SPA designation-Senior Professional Appraiser from the National Association of Professional Appraisers (NAPA) Boston, MA. Peter has valued estates and items specifically for clients in Massachusetts that were inventoried, valued and appraised. He has also appraised antiques, books, furniture, collectibles of all sorts, paintings, sculptures, pianos, vases, household items, clocks, ceramics and decorative plates from the homes and estates in the Massachusetts area; an Estate in France; the Framingham Historical Society & Museum and the Wolfeboro Historical Society, New Hampshire. In addition, Peter also performs "Antiques Appraisal Day events" at independent/assisted/nursing facilities, senior centers and churches throughout eastern Massachusetts.
Members of the community are welcome to bring in their treasures for an oral appraisal (only). The cost is $10 per item/up to 3 items (Peter will not appraise coins, jewelry, stamps or firearms).
This first time event is anticipated to attract 200-300 business professionals and locals seeking employment and looking for new business resources, and will also feature a 50/50 Raffle, entertainment, appetizers, a cash bar, and so much more! Admission to the Business Expo is free; however, those who make a donation of $5 or more will be entered into a raffle to win $100 worth of scratch tickets.
Woman in Business, Inc. (WIB) represents primarily women in the workforce in the south central MA area, women (and men) are welcome to join the organization, regardless of their employment status or residence. WIB holds monthly luncheon programs, workshops, seminars, and other learning and networking opportunities throughout the year. For additional information visit www.wibsturbridge.org.
Event: Business Expo spotlighting local businesses
Date: May 11, 2016
Venue: Old Sturbridge Village (Oliver Wight Tavern)
General Admission: Optional donation