Experts Answer Critical Small Business Questions

April 15, 2020

Greater Sacramento Economic Council, COVID-19 Webinar Series

Downey Brand partner and employment attorney, Cassandra Ferrannini will join several business leaders for a webinar presented by the Greater Sacramento Economic Council, on April 15, 2020 from 1:00-2:00 p.m. The primary goal of this webinar is to address some of the technical questions small business owners may have in light of the COVID-19 crisis.

Please see below for more information and a link to register.

Small businesses across the Greater Sacramento region and communities in the area are not only dealing with pivoting to try and keep businesses afloat, but are also working to determine the best course of action to protect their business or to close it with the least losses possible, while working to protect their employees.

GSEC Board representatives are some of the most knowledgeable individuals in the banking and human resources fields who can help connect the dots between the COVID-19 disaster relief program information being circulated and practical applications for business.


  • Cassandra Ferrannini, Partner, Downey Brand
  • Cindy Arndt, Small Business Segment Leader, Wells Fargo Bank
  • Riley Gardner, Senior Credit Analyst, River City Bank
  • Jeffrey Adamski, EVP and Senior Loan Officer, First Northern Bank

Also featuring opening and closing remarks from John Hidahl, District 1 Supervisor for El Dorado County; Don Ashton, CAO for El Dorado County; and Barry Broome, President & CEO of GSEC.

Produced in coordination with El Dorado County, the El Dorado County Chamber, El Dorado Hills Chamber,  and the Lake Tahoe South Shore Chamber.

To register for the complimentary webinar, click here.