The Iowa City Downtown District on March 18th at 2 pm hosted a live webinar with community experts discussing business resources and information during this time of uncertainty and unprecedented circumstances.
Wendy Ford, Economic Development Coordinator for the City of Iowa City
//Wendy will provide City updates and context for economic support.
Rod Lehnertz, University of Iowa Senior VP of Finance & Operations //Rod will be discussing the University of Iowa’s next steps and plans to address the pandemic.
Chase Stafford, Senior Vice President of MidWestOne Bank in Commercial Banking
//Chase will be the commercial lending expert to share best practices for short term disruption and lending opportunities/state and fed updates.
Cady Gerlach, former ICDD Attorney and Director of Strategic Operations at Shelter House
//Cady will share the latest updates on State unemployment claims, take HR questions related to staffing, and business disruption insurance information.