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2015 SBDC Excellence & Innovation Award Goes to Louisiana SBDC at Southeastern #SBDC #DreamSmallBiz

May 7, 2015
Louisiana SBDC at Southeastern staff, pictured left to right: William Joubert (Director); Brandy Boudreaux (Business Consultant); Sandy Summers (Assistant Director); Wayne Ricks (Business Consultant)

The Louisiana Small Business Development Center at Southeastern has been selected to receive the 2015 SBDC Excellence and Innovation Award, making it the top center in the United States.

The award will be presented at the White House by the U.S. Small Business Administration on May 8, during National Small Business Week.

“Over the years, our SBDC has provided invaluable advice and assistance to businesses and entrepreneurs in the region we serve,” said Southeastern President John L. Crain. “Their work to enhance the economy of our region is a testament to the vital role Southeastern plays as a regional university.”

Crain said the efforts of the Southeastern SBDC staff have been recognized previously with state and regional awards, primarily for developing innovative ideas and providing excellent service to its clients.  (more…)