Indiana Small Business Development Center Network to Partner with Rainmakers

Indianapolis, Indiana (PressExposure) April 10, 2009 -- Rainmakers ( announced today the Indiana Economic Development Corporation's Small Business Development Center Network (ISBDC) will partner with Rainmakers and Rainmaker University to further both organizations' missions of helping Indiana businesses grow and succeed.

The ISBDC is the primary state-wide resource network for business planning and assistance with a focus on growth. With Rainmakers the ISBDC will be in a position to access the expertise available through Rainmaker University (RU) and the entire Rainmaker membership to support its clients throughout the state. Businesses affiliated with Rainmakers will also benefit from greater awareness of the ISBDC and the sophisticated resources it offers to assist entrepreneurs.

"With 37 networking events and approximately 10 seminars a month, this partnership gives ISBDC regional directors additional resources to share with clients and allows small businesses to learn more about programs available to help their companies grow and succeed in Indiana.,." said ISBDC state director Jeff Heinzmann. "Their mission to provide real-world business strategies and tactics in an inspirational forum complements our efforts to foster and support a statewide entrepreneurial community."

"This is an extraordinary partnership for Rainmakers," said Tony Scelzo, Rainmaker founder. "Together we can make a positive impact on Indiana's economy."

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About the ISBDC
The Indiana Small Business Development Center Network is an Indiana Economic Development Corporation program funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. Through 10 regional centers, the ISBDC provides free and low-cost business advising and assistance to small businesses at any stage of development. For more information about the ISBDC, visit

About Rainmakers
Founded in 2002, Rainmakers is a business-to-business professional networking organization which is committed to helping individuals meet, learn and grow. Today, Rainmakers has more than 1,400 members and is the fastest growing organization of its kind in the state. For more information go to:

Rainmaker University
Founded in late 2008, RU offers a forum for Business owners to connect with other key business professionals and learn essential skills to help their businesses grow. A division of Rainmakers (, the faculty includes local business experts, nationally renowned public speakers, published authors and successful business owners sharing what they know about marketing, sales, business operations, technology, social media, accounting, creative leadership, and much more.

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Press Release Submitted On: April 09, 2009 at 10:57 am
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