Friday, August 24, 2018
Business Intros & Guest Speaker: 12:00pm–1:00pm
Family Housing Advisory Services Building
24th and Lake Streets
Topic: Small Business Financial Resources
and Why it Matters
Executive Director, Nebraska Enterprise Fund
Jim Reiff is currently the Executive Director of the Nebraska Enterprise Fund, a certified CDFI serving small and microbusiness across Nebraska. He has spent over 20 years in the economic development field focused on micro and small business financing and development. His work includes several international roles including the CEO role in Albania, operating a USAID funded small business lending company serving over 5,500 clients. Upon completion of this assignment, he was the CEO and Managing Director of an Indian microfinance company serving over 70,000 clients. Prior to returning full-time to Nebraska, he was the Managing Director for Opportunity International’s Latin American region of community development and business finance organizations.