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Space Foundation Holds Space Commerce Workshop in Daytona Beach

Written by: Space Foundation Editorial Team

Senator Tom Wright (R - Dist. 14) attended today's Space Foundation Space Commerce Workshop in Daytona Beach, Fla.

Partnering with the Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA), the Space Foundation is presenting the one-day workshops for minority business* leaders and other aspiring space industry entrepreneurs. Each workshop session addresses the most common challenges companies face as they enter the marketplace.

Today's workshop was held at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, with guest speaker Reamonn Soto, CEO of Sensatek Propulsion Technology.

The next workshop will be held at Howard University in Washington, D.C., on March 5.

Pictured: Attendees at the Space Foundation's Daytona Beach Space Commerce Workshop, Feb. 26, 2019.

* Minority-Owned Business as defined by MBDA: Businesses owned by African Americans, Asian Americans, Hasidic Jews, Hispanic Americans, Native Americans, and Pacific Islanders.

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