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Office of RI Secretary of State A. Ralph Mollis to Participate in Ocean State Small Business EXPO

Secretary Mollis to Speak and Support RI Small Businesses at Expo

PROVIDENCE, RI -- Secretary of State A. Ralph Mollis will speak and meet with business owners and visitors at the 2014 Ocean State Small Business Expo on Wednesday, April 30th, 2014 at Twin River.

"This is an important expo, which benefits small businesses around Rhode Island," said Mollis. "I encourage everyone to make an effort to come to the Ocean State Small Business expo to learn more about the services and products available to them right here in our home state. I commend Jay White, along with DiscoverYou Events, for creating an event where the public may meet and speak with local business owners, which will hopefully increase local sales, boost small business morale, and stimulate the economy."

The office of Secretary of State A. Ralph Mollis will have a booth at the expo from 12:00 noon to 6:00 p.m. Secretary Mollis will speak about the importance of supporting small businesses in Rhode Island, and will also discuss the important services our office provides to businesses, with exhibitors and attendees at the event.

"I am so pleased Secretary Mollis will join us for our expo," said Lev Poplow, event organizer. "Secretary Mollis has always been a tremendous supporter of small businesses here in Rhode Island, and he is at the forefront helping entrepreneurs and small businesses start and grow their companies. It is my honor to have him involved."

The Secretary of State's annual We Mean Business expo will be held on Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. It will be held at the Convention Center in Providence. Parking is FREE.

For more information on the services the Office of Secretary of State A. Ralph Mollis provides entrepreneurs and business owners, please view this informational video.

For more information about this year's Ocean State Small Business expo, please visit their website at:

The Office of Secretary of State A. Ralph Mollis is committed to making it easier to vote, making it easier to do business in Rhode Island, preserving our history and making government more open and accessible.


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Release date: 04-11-2014

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