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Jun 05, 2019, 17:41 ET SBA Appoints Two New Senior Executives

The U.S. Small Business Administration announces the appointment of two new senior executives. George Koklanaris is serving as the Associate...


May 31, 2019, 13:06 ET SBA Veterans Small Business Advisory Committees to Host Public Meetings June 5 and 6

The U.S. Small Business Administration's Interagency Task Force on Veterans Small Business Development (IATF) and Advisory Committee on Veterans...


May 21, 2019, 14:05 ET SBA Announces Makerspace Training, Collaboration and Hiring (MaTCH) Pilot Competition

Today, the U.S. Small Business Administration Acting Administrator Chris Pilkerton announced the launch of the Makerspace Training, Collaboration and ...


May 14, 2019, 13:04 ET SBA Proposes Certification Rule for Women-Owned Small Businesses Seeking Comments by July 15

Today, the U.S. Small Business Administration published a proposed rule that will provide a free online application process for women-owned small...


May 08, 2019, 10:52 ET SBA Kicks Off World Trade Month with Go Global Webinar Series

As part of World Trade Month, the U.S. Small Business Administration, along with several other federal agencies, will conduct a four-part webinar...


May 07, 2019, 10:44 ET SBA Recognizes the Office of Surety Guarantees Award Winners

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) recognizes the Office of Surety Guarantees award winners for their continued work to help small...


May 06, 2019, 13:24 ET SBA Awards Arizona Entrepreneurs as 2019 Small Business Persons of the Year

Today, the U.S. Small Business Administration recognized and awarded this year's Small Business Person of the Year, Jennifer Herbert (CEO) and Jeff...


May 05, 2019, 16:16 ET President Trump Proclaims National Small Business Week May 5 - 11

Today, National Small Business Week celebrations commence in the nation's capital with a two-day award ceremony at the U.S. Institute of Peace where...


May 03, 2019, 18:37 ET Colorado and Arizona Woman-Owned Firms Take Top Honors in Federal Contracting

The U.S. Small Business Administration announced two women-owned firms to receive awards honoring their work in federal contracting. MedVed Global,...


May 03, 2019, 14:52 ET SBA Announces Funding Opportunity through the State Trade Expansion Program

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) announces the opening of the submission period for a funding opportunity through the State Trade...


May 02, 2019, 11:09 ET National Small Business Week Kicks Off in Washington, D.C. May 5-6

Acting Administrator Chris Pilkerton, the head of the U.S. Small Business Administration, will kick off the 2019 National Small Business Week events...


May 01, 2019, 15:40 ET Ohio Small Business Wins SBA's 2019 Exporter of the Year Award

EarthQuaker Devices has been named 2019 Small Business Exporter of the Year by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). The Akron, Ohio-based...


May 01, 2019, 13:57 ET SBA Honors 2019 Phoenix Award Champions for Outstanding Disaster Recovery Efforts

Today, the U.S. Small Business Administration announced the 2019 National Small Business Week Phoenix Award winners for their resilience in the...


May 01, 2019, 12:03 ET St. Louis Investment Firm Named Small Business Investment Company of the Year

Eagle Fund III, LP of St. Louis, Missouri has been named the 2019 Small Business Investment Company (SBIC) of the Year by the U.S. Small Business...


Apr 30, 2019, 15:31 ET Colorado Enterprise Fund Wins SBA's 2019 Jody C. Raskind Lender Award

Colorado Enterprise Fund (CEF), a Colorado-based SBA 504 CDC Lender, Community Advantage Lender and Microloan Intermediary, has been selected as this ...


Apr 23, 2019, 11:33 ET National Small Business Week 2019 to Kick-off in the Nation's Capital

The U.S. Small Business Administration's 2019 National Small Business Week kicks off on May 5 and 6 with awards ceremonies in Washington, D.C. where...


Apr 22, 2019, 13:41 ET SBA and Visa Kick Off National Small Business Week with Hackathon in Washington, D.C. May 3-5

The U.S. Small Business Administration and Visa will host a National Small Business Week Hackathon at the Inclusive Innovation Incubator in...


Apr 16, 2019, 13:21 ET SBA Resource Partners Honored at National Small Business Week

Today, the U.S. Small Business Administration announced the following 2019 National Small Business Week resource partners as national winners for...


Apr 15, 2019, 13:05 ET SBA Announces New Regional Innovation Cluster Awards to Advance Small Business Growth

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) announced the addition of seven new clusters to the portfolio of communities it supports through the...


Apr 11, 2019, 10:55 ET National Small Business Week Hosts Second Annual Virtual Conference

As part of the National Small Business Week (NSBW), the U.S. Small Business Administration and SCORE, mentors to America's small businesses, will...


Apr 04, 2019, 13:44 ET SBA Administrator Announces National Small Business Week Awardees

Today, Administrator Linda McMahon, the head of the U.S. Small Business Administration, announced the 2019 National Small Business Week awardees for...


Apr 03, 2019, 12:45 ET SBA Announces National SBIR Road Tour to Engage Small Businesses Working on High-Tech, High-Impact Ideas

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) today announced it will launch a 16-stop road tour connecting entrepreneurs working on advanced...


Mar 27, 2019, 13:30 ET SBA Recognizes Regions Bank and Berkshire Bank at Annual SBA Export Lenders' Roundtable

Today, Administrator Linda McMahon and the U.S. Small Business Administration's (SBA) Office of International Trade honored Regions Bank and 44...


Mar 18, 2019, 16:45 ET SBA Administrator Honors Nation's Top Small Businesses

Today, Administrator Linda McMahon, the head of the U.S. Small Business Administration, announced the 2019 Small Business Persons of the Year winners ...


Mar 15, 2019, 12:54 ET SBA Statement on Idaho Women's Business Center Grant Expansion to Help Train Women Entrepreneurs

The following statement was made today by the U.S. Small Business Administration's (SBA) Associate Administrator for Entrepreneurial Development...