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The Staten Island SBDC partnered with the College of Staten Island as MBA students of the Shanghai University-MBA Business Study Tour visited Staten Island and our client, Nunzio’s Pizzeria and Restaurant during their week stay in New York City. Staten Island SBDC Director Dean Balsamini presented on the Staten Island businesses participation and spoke about the role of the Staten Island SBDC at the College and local business communities with several business partners. Richard Marin, CEO of New York Wheel gave a presentation regarding the upcoming Staten Island Wheel. The New York Wheel Development Project is a new initiative for development planning and extensive impact for Staten Island. Investment in this project has come from China. Students also visited SBDC client Nunzio’s Pizzeria and Restaurant who was severely impacted by Superstorm Sandy.