BusinessAdvising.org hosted Lisa Zahner, Executive Director of Urban Solutions — for a free webinar on better understanding how your commercial lease is a vital part of your small business.
In this free webinar, Lisa covered topics related to:
- The optimal lease length for your small business
- How to avoid hidden costs
- How to negotiate for favorable terms
Watch The Replay
Lisa Zahner is Executive Director of Urban Solutions, a community-based nonprofit organization that provides small businesses and entrepreneurs with the tools they need to thrive in competitive markets. She has overall strategic and operational responsibility for Urban Solutions’ staff, programs ,and execution of its mission: to strengthen underserved neighborhoods by supporting small businesses, job creation, diversity and sustainability.
Lisa’s professional experience spans from her own startup businesses to management consulting, real estate investment, and community economic development. She looks for exciting and interesting ways to activate vacant retail storefronts, to bring life-giving businesses to neighborhood commercial corridors.
She holds a Bachelor’s degree from Marquette University. She is a member of the San Francisco Economic Development Alliance, and President of the Alamo Square Neighborhood Association.