(AHCC Members Only)
This program nurtures small businesses by connecting them to critical resources; helping them to grow faster, creating jobs and strengthening our economy. The series includes six classes each quarter (every 3 months).
The initiative at the AHCC is an organization-wide effort across our departments to strategically grow and support our small businesses to stimulate job creation from the bottom up at the local, grassroots level. By nurturing our local small businesses to grow and succeed in this strategic year over year capacity, together we can grow—and train-- our immediate job market for meaningful, significant impact on our local economy with the support and partnership of PNM.
Criteria for program participation:
• Class targets existing small businesses who are AHCC members in good standing
• Have been in business for up to ten years
• Has one to twenty five employees
• New members highly recommended to attend
• HR representatives and upper management recommended to attend as well
• Upon completion of the class, receive a $100 discount on your membership renewal
If you're interested in being invited into the program please contact Francisco "Paco" Reyes at 505-842-9003 • Francisco@ahcnm.org
Trish Abbin is the President and Founder of Fat Cat Enterprises Ltd, aka the Rockstar of Entrepreneurship. She has been working in the field of business consulting, mostly in the South Valley area, for almost 20 years and she is passionate about growing NM’s economy. She has a very diverse work history and educational history, so relationships come easily. Trish works with the business owner to come up with an effective solution, usually in an unorthodox manner, that works for the business.
Trish is very committed to building community and connecting. She speaks multiple languages, Spanish being the main one, and enjoys working with different cultures, people and business to learn more about their needs and offer assistance if needed. In her off time, she travels extensively, learns lots about international business and loves to cook.