SBA Announces New Changes To Women Owned Businesses

WASHINGTON – Women-owned small businesses will have greater access to federal contracting opportunities as a result of changes included in the National Defense Authorization Act of 2013 (NDAA) to the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Women-Owned Small Business Federal Contract Program. “This new law is a prime example of how the Obama Administration is embracing a more […]

A Lack Of Minorities In The Technology Sector Could Hurt Ohio’s Regional Economy

A lack of minorities in the local technology sector could threaten Northeast Ohio’s ability to compete in the regional economy. Akron Community Foundation’s Community Investment department recently invited a number of local leaders to the table to discuss a report by Policy Bridge, a Cleveland-based African-American think tank, whose “Fusion of Inclusion” report addresses this […]

Creative Thinking & Networking Can Still Help Your Business Grow

Creative thinking and networking has resulted in a Hispanic business grow with the help of HBIF.  Juan and Marcela Anagarita were able to expand their business and they are a true success story. Tampa Bay Business Journal has posted a story that I think you will find very interesting. Hispanic businesses growing with HBIF help […]