Tag Archives: Small business

Access to capital for rural businesses and lenders focus of federal agency meeting

June 10, 2019
By Clif Lusk

A federal partnership aimed at increasing small business access to capital is the focus of a meeting hosted by Troy University’s Small Business Development Center.

“Rural Strong – Alabama,” a partnership between the U.S. Small Business Administration and the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, hopes to stimulate rural economic development by increasing opportunities for access to…

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Hurricane relief and recovery webinar is free to attend at SBDC office

May 6, 2019

Troy University’s Small Business Development Center and the Sorrell College of Business is hosting free attendance to a webinar aimed at businesses wishing to get active in hurricane relief and recovery activities.

The webinar begins at noon on Thursday, May 16 at the SBDC offices in the “IDEA Bank” building (formerly Regions Bank), located at…

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Small Business center impacts the Wiregrass and beyond

March 19, 2018
By Clif Lusk

Troy University’s Small Business Development Center is making a lasting impression in its 10-county service area and will celebrate its successes with three seminars.

In 2017 alone, it helped create 235 new jobs and 17 new businesses in the area largely defined as “the Wiregrass.” SBDC clients acquired government contracts of almost $60 million and…

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