By Paula Anderson
Starting March 2, the financial management course will be held via Zoom. The course will be held on Monday (3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.) and Wednesday (noon - 1:00 p.m.) for 4 weeks. It is approved for 4 CE hours with the Tennessee Massage Therapy Board.
It covers types of funding sources, angel investing, traditional lending, non-dilutive funding and community development financial institutions.
The course facilitators are Keith Butler and Eric Ruffin.
Keith Butler is a licensed insurance agent and co-owner of a trucking company. He has an MBA degree in finance and an MS in Education/Leadership. He previously owned an Allstate Insurance Agency. He has experience teaching entrepreneurship and math classes.
Eric Ruffin obtained a bachelor's of science degree in finance with an emphasis in accounting. He also has a master of accountancy from Alabama State University. Ruffin has 15 years of professional experience including accounting, auditing, consultancy, project management, training and business development. He offers technical assistance to an array of clients.
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