WARREN, NJ - Michael Kerwin, president of the Somerset County Business Partnership, will be at the Warren Library at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 16 to talk to the Warren business professional networking community about small businesses. The Somerset County Business Partnership serves as Somerset County’s economic development agency. 

Kerwin will focus on the many challenges small businesses face in tough economic times. He has vast experience doing business in Somerset County as he is currently pesident of  SSP Architectural Group of Somerville, where he has worked for 22 years. He also served as the founding chair of the Somerset County Coalition for Smart Growth. Additionally, he currently serves as vice-chairman of the Somerset County Regional Center Partnership and is co-chair of the Somerset County Chapter of the New Jersey Alliance for Action. 

In keeping with the format of networking events the library has hosted in the past, there will be an opportunity to network with other attendees before and after the presentation as well as a chance to ask questions. Light food and refreshments will be served.  This event is free to the public, but pre-registration is required.  Register by calling the Warren Township Library at (908) 754-5554 extension 32, or online at the website www.sclsnj.org .