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In this webinar, we'll be talking about why self-employment can be a great option for our friends with Down syndrome. We'll go through several case studies of successful businesses, walk through the "self-employment tool kit," and discuss business feasibility, business plans, and the proof of concept. No matter the age of your loved one, self-employment might be something to think about for the future.
Our presenter for this webinar is Ron Malloy, retired Executive Director of DSAW-Family Services. In his career, Ron has helped start 20 businesses: 9 large businesses that gross a quarter billion dollars annually and employ 500 people, 9 non-profit organizations, and 2 micro-enterprises for individuals with Down syndrome. He has two MBAs (one from IL Benedictine and one from Marquette University). He has a 100% success rate for helping people with special needs start their own business.