CARES & SBA Economic Relief Webinar

CARES & SBA Economic Relief Webinar

Join the Natural Products Association and the Consumer Bankers Association for a special opportunity to get a holistic understanding of the recently passed CARES Act, how the stimulus package is structured and the recently released guidance from the Small Business Administration. We will also be discussing best practices for navigating the application process for businesses in the natural products industry to access funding opportunities from the SBA such as complying necessary documentation and validations. With the CARES Act appropriating $2 trillion and the Small Business Administration’s Disaster Loan Program receiving $562 million this is a can’t miss opportunity to learn how to protect your business.

Date: Friday, April 3, 2020 at 11:00 am eastern.


  • Daniel Fabricant Ph.D., President/CEO Natural Products Association
  • Kyle Turk, Deputy Director of Government Affairs Natural Products Association
  • David Pommerehn, Senior Vice President, General Counsel Consumer Bankers Association

David Pommerehn is General Counsel and Senior Vice President of the Consumer Bankers Association. His expertise covers a wide range of legal, legislative and regulatory issues associated with the areas of consumer financial services. He is the CBA lead for deposits and payment issues as well as small business banking issues and manages CBA’s Deposits and Payments and Small Business Banking Committees. Prior to joining CBA in 2008, David served as a defense attorney for the State of Maryland and as counsel to several non-profit financial services companies. David is an active member of the American and Maryland Bar Associations.  He received his B.A. from the University of Maryland and his J.D. from the University of Baltimore School of Law.

  • Ryan Blake, Legislative Director Consumer Bankers Association

Ryan Blake is Legislative Director for the Consumer Bankers Association. Ryan leads the association’s efforts on Capitol Hill for small business lending and digital banking issues and manages CBA’s Digital Channels Committee. Prior to joining CBA, Ryan served as Staff Assistant for Senator Tim Johnson, as well as Legislative Assistant for the South Dakota State Legislature.  Ryan holds a B.A. in Political Science and Criminal Justice from the University of South Dakota and is a member of Phi Beta Kappa.

Registration Price:

NPA members – FREE

Non-members – $199

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