Brian Moran & Associates Founder and CEO answering questions posed by Building Bridges for Business and Pittsburgh Business Owners

New York City-based entrepreneurial consultant Brian Moran (@brianmoran), will engage Pittsburgh's small business owners in a one hour TweetChat on Tuesday, November 6, 2012 from 7 PM to 8 PM EST. The one-hour virtual event, hosted by Building Bridges for Business (@bridges4biz) will provide business owners and entrepreneurs with insights and information from Moran's 20 plus year career in publishing and entrepreneurship.

Moran is the CEO and Founder of Brian Moran & Associates, a consulting firm that specializes in aiding entrepreneurs by helping them achieve their objectives and helping them to better run their businesses. In addition, he is a 2012 recipient of the prestigious Lou Campanelli award at SCORE's national conference to recognize his years of service in the small business market, a member of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce's Small Business Council, a member of the CEO Advisory Board of the Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council, and an Advisory Board Member at the Rotham Institute of Entrepreneurship Studies at Farleigh Dickinson University.

"Brian's expertise in small business and entrepreneurship through his career as a publisher and consultant has put him at the forefront of many of the challenges and issues currently facing small business owners," said Linda Handley, founder, Building Bridges for Business. "We are thrilled that he will be bringing his insights to our #SmallBizPgh Tweetchat, and his knowledge should provide our audience with the vital information they need to succeed in small business right here in Pittsburgh."

The virtual event, which provides valuable, free resources for small business owners, will feature Moran, who will answer a set of questions from Building Bridges for Business and questions presented by entrepreneurs and small business owners from the Pittsburgh region, can be followed live using hashtag #smallbizpgh on either twebevent.com or tweetchat.com

The TweetChat will presented will be presented by Building Bridges for Business, as well as its partners, including Allegheny County, the City of Pittsburgh Mayor's Office, Duquesne University Small Business Development Center and the Center for Women's Entrepreneurship at Chatham University.

For more on the event, visit Building Bridges for Business' homepage at www.buildingbridgesforbusiness.org, follow Building Bridges for Business (@bridges4biz) on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn, or contact Building Bridges for Business via email at info@buildingbridgesforbusiness.org.


ABOUT BRIAN MORAN

As the Founder and CEO of Brian Moran & Associates, Brian is dedicated to helping entrepreneurs achieve their objectives and run better businesses. Brian, along with a team of experts, is leveraging his 20 plus years of experience in publishing magazines for business owners to assist entrepreneurs with everything from social media to accessing growth capital to expanding into the global marketplace.

Brian's previous experience includes holding the position of Executive Director of Sales Development at the Wall Street Journal, President of Veracle Media and Moran Media Group, two companies that provided relevant and practical information to business owners, and as the Associate Publisher at Inc. magazine, among other publications. Brian is a member of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce's Small Business Council, a member of the CEO Advisory Board of the Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council, and an Advisory Board Member at the Rotham Institute of Entrepreneurship Studes at Farleigh Dickinson University. In August 202, Brian was a recipient of the prestigious Lou Campanelli award at SCORE's national conference, in recognition of his years of service in the small business market. He is a graduate of Marquette University's School of Journalism


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