Brian Barker, director of Business Development & Lending for CommStar Credit Union, 5609 W. Erie Ave., Lorain, will speak at the Friday, Aug. 2, Main Street Lorain Consortium breakfast meeting at Spectrum Vocational Center, 713 W. 5th St., Lorain. He will explain how CommStar provides local, individualized service that fill a niche to assist small investors who may otherwise not obtain financing. Doors open at 7:30 a.m. on Aug. 2 and breakfast is served at 8 a.m. Cost of breakfast is $7. The program and announcements will follow the breakfast.