Better Business Bureau of Southern Colorado hires new Community Outreach Specialist for Pueblo

  
     
June 20, 2017

BBBSC also moves to new location and expands services in Pueblo

PUEBLO, Colo., June 20, 2017 – The Better Business Bureau of Southern Colorado (BBBSC) will introduce Teresa Coleman, the new Pueblo Community Outreach Specialist, at a Meet and Greet from 9-10:00 a.m., Wednesday, June 28, at the Pueblo Community College Downtown Studio, 121 W. City Center Dr., Suite 220, Pueblo, CO 81003.

The Meet and Greet is open to the public and free to attend.

Coleman is experienced in working with small businesses and has lived in Pueblo for nearly 30 years.

“I look forward to connecting with the many business owners in Pueblo and promoting the BBB mission of advancing marketplace trust throughout the community,” Coleman said.

The event will be held at the future office of BBBSC in Pueblo. Attendees are invited to meet Coleman, see the new space, and enjoy coffee and a light breakfast. BBB Basics, a one-hour workshop outlining the benefits BBBSC offers businesses and the community, will follow immediately. To register, visit bbbsc.org.

On Aug. 11, the BBBSC Pueblo office will close and move from the current location, 503 N. Main St., Suite 520, Pueblo, CO 81003, and reopen Aug. 21 at the new location, Pueblo Community College Downtown Studio, 121 W. City Center Dr., Suite 220, Pueblo, CO 81003.

In addition, BBBSC has expanded its community outreach in Pueblo by offering these events:

9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m., Thursday, July 20
Digital Marketing Series: Digital Advertising
In partnership with the Southern Colorado Small Business Development Center
Location: Pueblo West Library (298 S. Joe Martinez Blvd., Pueblo, CO 81007)
Cost: Free
Registration: southerncoloradosbdc.org

10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., Friday, Aug. 11
LETTER RIP
In partnership with Mobile Record Shredders, Pueblo Mall, Ent Credit Union, Pueblo Downtown Association, 98.1 KKFM, and 98.9 Magic FM
Location: Pueblo Mall (3429 Dillon Drive, Pueblo, CO 81008)
Cost: Shredding up to five standard size copier boxes is free. $5 for each additional small box, $10 for each additional large box. No large-business document shredding.
Registration: Reserve your drop-off time at: PuebloLetterRip.eventbrite.com or call 719-389-1087. Five winners of a $50 Pueblo Mall gift card will be chosen at random from online registrations.

9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m., Thursday, Oct. 19
Digital Marketing Series: Online Customer Reviews
In partnership with the Southern Colorado Small Business Development Center
Location: Pueblo West Library (298 S. Joe Martinez Blvd., Pueblo, CO 81007)
Cost: Free
Registration: southerncoloradosbdc.org

Proceeds and donations from these events benefit the BBBSC Pueblo Scholarship Fund, which is managed in partnership with the Pueblo Hispanic Education Foundation.

ABOUT BBB OF SOUTHERN COLORADO
Since August of 1980, Better Business Bureau of Southern Colorado has helped consumers find businesses, brands, and charities they can trust. It serves 25 counties throughout Southern Colorado.

BBB of Southern Colorado sets standards for marketplace trust – to create a community of trustworthy businesses and charities – by encouraging and supporting best practices, educating consumers and businesses, celebrating business role models, and calling out and addressing substandard marketplace behavior.

BBB of Southern Colorado houses nearly 40,000 reviews on companies in the region. In 2016, it processed 2,660 complaints and had 1.67 million page views on its website. All company and charity reports are available for free online.

For more information, visit BBB of Southern Colorado, follow us on Twitter, or like us on Facebook.

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