October 8, 2023

SBA Administrator Guzman Releases Statement on the Reopening of the 8(a) Application Portal

Published on September 29, 2023 WASHINGTON – On Friday, September 29, U.S. Small Business Administrator Isabella Casillas Guzman released the following statement on the reopening of the application for […]
October 1, 2023

SBA Announces 15 Appointees to New Invention, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship Federal Advisory Committee

Published on September 28, 2023 WASHINGTON–Today, Administrator Isabella Casillas Guzman, head of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) and the voice for America’s 33 million small businesses and startups in […]
September 26, 2023

D.C.’s Inspector General is Investigating a Troubled Agency’s Contract with Former City Administrator Robert Bobb

It’s the latest bit of turmoil for the Department of Licensing and Consumer Protection, following employee complaints about its former director. by ALEX KOMASEPTEMBER 21ST, 2023D.C.’s […]
September 24, 2023

SBA Announces Over $5 Million in Awards to Support STEM, R&D-Focused Small Businesses

WASHINGTON– Today,  Administrator Isabella Casillas Guzman, head of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) and the voice in President Biden’s Cabinet for America’s 33 million small businesses, announced the SBA’s 2023 Growth […]
September 24, 2023

U.S. Small Business Administration Acts to Safeguard Integrity of HUBZone Program

SBA Decertifies Firms Found to Have Misused Contracting Programs for Underserved Communities Published on September 20, 2023 WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) announced continuing […]
September 24, 2023

SBA Data Show Major Increase in Loans to Black-Owned Businesses under Biden-Harris

The number and share of SBA-backed 7(a) and 504 loans going to Black-Owned businesses more than doubled since 2020 Published on September 21, 2023 WASHINGTON – Administrator Isabella […]
September 17, 2023

Md. Gov. Moore headlines Black business expo, will appoint a minority business enterprise ombudsman

William J. Ford, Maryland Matters September 13, 2023, 10:28 AM This content was republished with permission from WTOP’s news partners at Maryland Matters. Sign up for […]