SBDCs In The News

California’s Sierra SBDC and Town of Truckee Award First CDBG Loan

California’s Sierra SBDC and the Town of Truckee have awarded the first small business loan through the Community Development Block Grant Microenterprise loan program. Read more.

Colorado SBDC Announces New Director of East Colorado SBDC and UNC Biz Hub

The Colorado Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Network today announced that Lisa Hudson has been selected as the new director of the East Colorado SBDC in Greeley. She will be responsible for helping existing and new businesses grow through her leadership of the center and UNC Biz Hub. Read more.

Louisiana SBDC Opens Satellite Office at Fletcher Technical Community College

The Louisiana SBDC Greater New Orleans and Bayou Region (LSBDC GNOBR) cut ribbon for a new LSBDC satellite office at Fletcher Technical Community College in Houma. Read more.

Illinois SBDC Aids New Clothing and Branding Firm – Built By Battle

Thanks to expertise from the Illinois Metro East Small Business Development Center, Danny Smith has founded a clothing and brand company, Built By Battle, to inspire others to tackle their battles and succeed. Read more.

Washington SBDC Helps Family Business Take Off with Youthful Energy and Career Experience

A father and son teamed up with the Washington SBDC in Pullman, Washington to create an online leather care products business. Read more.

Embracing Generational Change at the 2016 America’s SBDC Conference

Along with other influencers in the small business space, Bob House of BizBuySell recently had the opportunity to attend and speak at the 36th annual America’s SBDC Conference. Read more.

Florida SBDC Network Bolsters State’s Economy

The Florida SBDC Network, the state’s principal provider of business assistance, reports $17.1 billion GRP impact since 2011. Read more.

Arizona SBDC and Google Expanding Sales Horizons Online

The Eastern Arizona College Small Business Development Center is working with local businesses to get the most out of their web pages, utilizing the Google program Let’s Put our Cities on the Map. Read more.

New York State SBDC Returns to Putnam

After more than a decade without an office in Putnam County, the New York State Small Business Development Center (SBDC) will open up a satellite location in Mahopac. In a partnership effort to better serve the needs of small business owners, The Greater Mahopac-Carmel Chamber of Commerce will share its office with the SBDC. Read more.

U.S. Senator Chris Coons to Speak at SBDC Event in Newark

U.S. Senator Chris Coons of Delaware will speak at an event sponsored by the Delaware Small Business Development Center Network. The event, held in Newark on Dec. 16, focuses on how research and development businesses now have the opportunity to apply for federal and state tax credits. Read more.