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SBA Hosts Weekly Office Hours Webinars for Women Entrepreneurs on Women-Owned Small Business Women business owners are invited to learn more about increasing opportunities for women entrepreneurs in the federal contracting arena through free Office Hours Webinars hosted by the U.S. Small Business Administration each Tuesday and Thursday through June 26 at 2 p.m. […]
Pikes Peak Regional Development Corporation and the National Association of Development Companies (NADCO), representing SBA lenders including the nation’s SBA Certified Development Companies, is welcoming SBA Administrator Maria Contreras-Sweet at NADCO’s Annual Meeting at the Historic Broadmoor Hotel in Colorado Springs, CO. This meeting brings together SBA lending leaders and senior SBA officials. http://www.nadco.org/page/AM2014_AboutHm4 […]
Small business owners, the National Association of Development Companies (NADCO), the US Small Business Administration (SBA) officials and elected leaders will gather to discuss the Real Estate Advantage Loan (REAL 504) program and its necessity for growing Colorado’s economy. The roundtable will specifically address how small businesses in Colorado have benefited from the REAL […]
Maria Contreras-Sweet hit the ground running on her first day as head of the Small Business Administration, meeting with the agency’s disaster assistance team and veterans organizations hours before she was even sworn in for her new post. View full article
There have been many recent inquiries regarding SBA’s Patriot Express Loan Program. This was a “pilot” program that expired January 1, 2014 and is no longer available. For questions or clarification please contact James VanHorn, Steve White or W. Lewis Burger at the Denver District Office: Phone: 303-844-2607 http://www.sba.gov/office Colorado District Office 721 19th Street Suite […]
U.S. small businesses will gain improved access to two major government-guaranteed loan programs once a final rule to that effect issued by the U.S. Small Business Administration becomes effective April 21, 2014. The SBA recently published a Final Rule on the Federal Register that eliminates or revises several requirements for its two main loan programs, 7(a) […]
On December 30, 2013, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) published a final rule approving the use of ASTM E1527-13
The House and the Senate passed an omnibus appropriations bill that funds the federal government through FY 2014
“We are excited to partner with Microsoft to offer online courses that will provide entrepreneurs with technology-focused tools and resources to build their businesses and create jobs,” said SBA Administrator Karen Mills.
The Colorado District Office of the U.S. Small Business Administration recognized lenders and government contractors in its latest small-business awards Wednesday.