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Jul 25, 2016, 01:15 ET AEO Hosts Expert Panel On Micro And Small Business Financing At Democratic Convention

The Association for Enterprise Opportunity (AEO) is hosting a champagne brunch during the DNCC with experts in microbusiness and microfinance. The...


May 20, 2016, 09:42 ET Small Businesses in Low-Wealth Communities Create $1.87 Trillion in Annual Revenue, Yet Often Lack Access to Credit and Technical Assistance, says the Association for Enterprise Opportunity

The Association for Enterprise Opportunity (AEO) today released a report affirming the financial stake that Main Street and neighborhood businesses...


May 18, 2016, 10:39 ET Association for Enterprise Opportunity Releases "Trusted Guidance" Recommendations to Assist Businesses in Low-Wealth Communities

With microbusinesses making up almost 90 percent of the nation's businesses and even more of the businesses in low-wealth communities, the...


May 18, 2016, 10:23 ET U.S. Treasurer Rosie Rios To Deliver Keynote Address On Opening Day Of AEO's 25th Annual Conference In Washington, D.C.

The Association for Enterprise Opportunity's EconoCon25 conference will engage public and private sector leaders in discussions on how the changing...


May 17, 2016, 12:10 ET Association For Enterprise Opportunity Holds Conversation On Technology And New Partnerships Impacting Access To Credit For Entrepreneurs And Main Street Business Owners

Media Advisory For Wednesday, May 18, 2016 In Washington, D.C. WHO: James Hobson, COO, OnDeck Darrell Esch, VP, General Manager, SMB Lending, PayPal...


May 17, 2016, 01:46 ET Microbusinesses Offer Millennials Pathways Out Of Unemployment, Says New Report By Association For Enterprise Opportunity

With headlines nationwide raising concern about disaffected youth, particularly in minority communities, the Association for Enterprise Opportunity...


May 13, 2016, 01:28 ET Association for Enterprise Opportunity Presents the Charles Stewart Mott Foundation With the Impact and Investment Award

Twenty-five years ago, as its founders established the Association for Enterprise Opportunity (AEO) to help entrepreneurs achieve their dream of...


May 12, 2016, 10:17 ET Association For Enterprise Opportunity Presents Robert (Bob) Friedman With Founding Vision Award

On the 25th anniversary of its establishment, the Association for Enterprise Opportunity (AEO) is proud to present its Founder, Robert (Bob) E....


May 05, 2016, 08:38 ET Statement of Connie Evans, President and CEO of the Association for Enterprise Opportunity

"The Association for Enterprise Opportunity (AEO) applauds launch of the Innovative Lending Platform Association, an initiative of the three largest...


Apr 26, 2016, 11:43 ET Association For Enterprise Opportunity Announces Capital One As Silver Sponsor Of 25th Annual Conference May 18-20 In Washington, D.C.

The Association for Enterprise Opportunity (AEO) today announced that Capital One has invested $100,000 in its partnership with AEO and was named as...


Feb 12, 2016, 10:06 ET AEO Names William (Bill) Bynum to Chair its 25th Annual Conference in Washington, DC May 18 - 20

The Association for Enterprise Opportunity (AEO) today named William (Bill) Bynum, an acclaimed pioneer in development and rural finance programs,...


Jun 09, 2015, 10:23 ET Local Non-Profit Lender, Justine PETERSEN, Participates In National Program Improving Capital Access For Small And Micro Businesses

Justine PETERSEN, a non-profit lender based in St. Louis, announced today that it is participating in the TILT Forward Initiative, which has received ...


Jun 09, 2015, 10:22 ET Newark Non-Profit - The Intersect Fund - Participates In National Program Improving Capital Access For Small And Micro Businesses

The Intersect Fund, a non-profit lender based in Newark, announced today that it is participating in the TILT Forward Initiative, which has received...


Jun 09, 2015, 10:18 ET AEO Program Improves Capital Access For Nation's Smallest Businesses; $2.7 Million Sam's Club Giving Program Grant Fuels Tilt Forward Initiative

The Association for Enterprise Opportunity (AEO) announced today that a $2.7 million grant from the Sam's Club Giving Program will help launch their...