The U. S. Small Business Administration and Mississippi Valley State University has formed a Strategic Alliance (SBA-MVSU Initiative) with the objective of enhancing small business development within the Mississippi Delta region.
On June 27, 2013, SBA-MVSU Initiative will host a Small Business Development, Access to Capital & Contracting Opportunities Conference. The conference will be informational in scope, focusing on the state of the local economic environment, operational integrity, regulatory compliance and access to capital for small businesses.
Thursday, June 27, 2013, 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Business Education Building
Participating Organizations and MVSU Departments
U. S. Small Business Administration (SBA)
Mississippi Development Authority Minority & Small Business Division (
Corps of Engineers/ERDC
USDA Forest Service
State Bank and Trust
Planters Bank & Trust
Jackson Municipal Airport Authority
MVSUs Office of Procurement and Facilities Management
MVSU Department of Business Administration
· National & local economic conditions.
· Product & service development.
· Importance of a well articulated business plan (start-up or expansion).
· Access to capital.
· Contracting opportunities.
· Contracting certification.
Reserve your seat today by email firstname.lastname@example.org or for more information contact the MVSU Department of Business Administration at (662) 254-3712.