Jan 30 2019

Open For Business! - Weekly SBA Event Roundup

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The San Francisco District Office is back open for business and ready to serve America's Small Businesses!  We apologize for any inconveniences or delays you may have encountered working with our offices over the shutdown. 

SBA Extends Deadline for 2019 National Small Business Week Awards Nominations

NSBW 2019

SBA’s San Francisco District Office is now accepting nominations for its 2019 Small Business Awards.  All nominations must be submitted no later than noon, February 4th, 2019.  All nomination packages must be hand delivered or mailed to the San Francisco District Office.


We encourage you to visit our dedicated website http://www.sba.gov/nsbw to download forms, criteria, and guidelines for submitting a nomination. We look forward to your nominations and wish you all the best of luck.

For questions about submitting applications to the San Francisco District Office please contact Noah Brod at noah.brod@sba.gov or 415-744-4244.

Online classes

Events at the San Francisco SBA Entrepreneurship Center

Thursday, Jan 31
Financial Analysis for Small Business
How to Develop Your Value Proposition 

Wednesday, Feb 6
Doing Business with Public Agencies 
How to Do Business with the State of California
Starting a Business in San Francisco
Do you Have a Convincing Elevator Pitch? 

Thursday, Feb 7
Do You have the Assertiveness Skills to Run and Lead your Business?
How to Become Better at Networking and Actually ENJOY It!

Events Around Northern California Next Week

Thursday, Jan 31

Small Business Basics (Sacramento or Webinar)
Food Business Entrepreneurial Academy: Legalities and Resources (Fremont)

Wednesday, Feb 6
Business Basics Series: Planning Your Business (Novato)

View all of our upcoming webinars

A full calendar of upcoming events for Northern California can be viewed on our district office home page.

SBA’s participation or support in these events is not an endorsement of the views, opinions, products or services of any co-sponsor or other person or entity.