FTS Off to Washington DC for Goldman Sachs Small Business Summit

Brandon Smith, Managing Partner of Flexicrew Technical Services, will join nationwide program alumni to discuss opportunities to power economic growth

Metairie, LA, February 9, 2018–

Flexicrew Technical Services Managing Partner, Brandon Smith, was invited to participate in Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Summit in Washington, D.C. February 13 – 14 with other small business leaders from around the country.


“Small businesses account for the majority of American jobs and they are engines of innovation and new ideas,” said Michael Bloomberg. “The 10,000 Small Businesses program has been effective at helping businesses grow, and this Summit will be a great chance for entrepreneurs to share their experiences and insights with elected leaders. The more the two groups work together, the stronger America’s future will be, and I want to thank the team at Goldman Sachs for encouraging collaboration.”


On February 13, the 10,000 Small Businesses Summit will allow participants to hear from industry leaders and experts, and attend breakout sessions focusing on optimizing business growth from best practices for effective hiring, accessing capital, leadership, leveling the playing field and more. On February 14, business owners can participate in meetings on Capitol Hill with key policy makers to share the perspectives of small businesses in their state and elevate their voices to political leaders and decision makers.


Stated Smith, “I am proud and excited to be a part of this dynamic Summit: The Big Power of Small Business. I look forward to networking, learning and meeting fellow 10,000 Small Businesses alumni from across the country.”


To date nationally, Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses has reached more than 6,700 small business owners across 14 US sites. Approximately 70% of participants report increasing their revenues just six months after graduating and approximately 50% of participants report creating net new jobs in this same time period. Eighty-five percent of program alumni do business with each other, demonstrating the power of the peer-to-peer network created in the 10,000 Small Businesses classroom.


About Brandon Smith:

Brandon Smith is the Managing Partner of Flexicrew Technical Services with an extensive background in the Staffing Industry. FTS a leader in technical placements, focused on flexibility, speed of recruitment and skills accuracy in the New Orleans and Gulf South Region.

About Flexicrew Technical Services:

Flexicrew Technical Services began operations in January, 2015 and is a leader in technical placements, focused on flexibility, accuracy, and efficient recruitment. It was awarded the 2016 American Staffing Association Genius Award, displaying the most innovative and effective communications in the staffing, recruiting and workforce solutions industry.

The Flexicrew companies are family-owned and run since 2008, that’s brought together the best management and support team, resulting in over 95% customer satisfaction.  * Certified survey by Inavero.

If you would like more information about Flexicrew Technical Services or any of our hiring initiatives, please contact Brandon Smith at 504.500.3539 or email to bsmith@flexicrewtech.com.

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