Business summit a hit in Port St. Lucie

Dozens of people packed the MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Event Center in Port St. Lucie Thursday

Dozens of people packed the MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Event Center in Port St. Lucie Thursday to attend the 13th annual Treasure Coast Business Summit.The event is designed to provide networking for business leaders, job seekers and professionals.Business leader Lynette Marraffa is with the Treasure Coast Business Summit.”See what’s out there for them as far as economic opportunities, job opportunities, there’s so much abundant resources available for businesses through our small business development center,” Marraffa said.”We come here to build some relationships,” Joe Fry, Contractor Supply Store. “We want to get our name a little better known in the community and see how we can be of service to folks.This year’s theme was education.Several high school attractor programs were showcased at the event.Organizers said about 100 exhibitors took part in the summit.

Dozens of people packed the MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Event Center in Port St. Lucie Thursday to attend the 13th annual Treasure Coast Business Summit.

The event is designed to provide networking for business leaders, job seekers and professionals.

Business leader Lynette Marraffa is with the Treasure Coast Business Summit.

“See what’s out there for them as far as economic opportunities, job opportunities, there’s so much abundant resources available for businesses through our small business development center,” Marraffa said.

“We come here to build some relationships,” Joe Fry, Contractor Supply Store. “We want to get our name a little better known in the community and see how we can be of service to folks.

This year’s theme was education.

Several high school attractor programs were showcased at the event.

Organizers said about 100 exhibitors took part in the summit.