Welcome - Tamara Pigott, Lee County Visitor & Convention Bureau
Lee County Business Rehire Program – John Talmage, Lee County Economic Development
VCB Marketing Update – Brian Ososky, Visitor & Convention Bureau
Lee County Visitor & Convention Bureau Update – Tamara Pigott
The Business Rehire Program will:
- Provide grant funding to small businesses for rehiring full-time equivalent (FTE) positions that were on the payroll as of March 1, 2020.
- Eligible positions must be rehired on or after July 6, 2020.
- Provide grants of $5,000 per full-time equivalent positions rehired, up to $10,000 for businesses with 10 or fewer employees or up $20,000 for larger qualified businesses with fewer than 250 employees. Note: Accommodations, 501(c)3 and 501(c)19 organizations are eligible
- Allows grants to be used for operating expenses not covered by other resources, including working capital, professional services or employee training.