Dec 18 2018

SBA Houston Weekly Updates

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NSBW 2019
Dr. Srini Neralla

Dr. Srini Neralla, Ph.D., CEO of SIA Solutions, LLC  found great success in Federal Government  Contracts thanks to the SBA's 8(a) Program. He is  the 2018 Houston Small Business Week Person of  the Year! Are you next?

Houston District Award Categories:   Entrepreneurial Success Award • Young Entrepreneur of the Year  • Family-Owned Business of the Year  • Financial Services Champion of the Year  • Home-Based Business Champion of the Year   • Minority Small Business Champion of the Year  • Veteran Small Business Champion of the Year  • Women in Business Champion of the Year  • Small Business Journalist of the Year 

For the District nomination guidelines & forms visit www.sba.gov/tx/houston

National Award Categories:  • Small Business Person of the Year (submit to Houston District Office) • Small Business Exporter of the Year (submit to Houston District Office) • 8(a) Graduate of the Year (submit to Houston District Office)        • Phoenix Awards for Disaster Recovery • Phoenix Award for Outstanding Contributions to Disaster Recovery  • Small Business Prime Contractor of the Year Award  • Small Business Subcontractor of the Year Award  • Dwight D. Eisenhower Award for Excellence • Veterans Business Outreach Center Excellence in Service Award  • Women’s Business Center of Excellence Award   • Small Business Investment Company of the Year • Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Excellence and Innovation Award

For the National nomination guidelines and forms visit https://www.sba.gov/nsbw

For more information or assisstance, contact Charles Abell at 713-773-6512 or charles.abell@sba.gov

SBA Resource Partners

Small Business Meetup

Dec 18 - SBA Resource Partner Meetup- Access to free business counseling (Rosenberg)

Eager to start a business or grow your existing business? Representatives from the U.S. Small Business Administration, Mentors from SCORE, and SBDC consultant will be available from 8:30 am-10:00 am to answer your questions. Learn how SBA programs and resources can help you succeed!! Session will be informative and allow for networking and Q&A.  

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Deadline for nominations is almost here for Houston's National Small Business Week Awards 2019:

NSBW 2019


Join the Houston NSBWA Coordinator for a brief WEBINAR on how to submit this year's award winning nomination for local and national categories.  Wednesdays at 10:00 am thru January 2nd (except Dec 26th).   

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