Mark Santo, President of Mark VII Enterprises, was recognized as Nebraska Small Business Person of the Year during the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Business Week events that took place in Washington, D.C. from April 29-30. Click for interview with Santo
To celebrate Small Business Week, NBDC saluted five small companies that represent the best of Nebraska entrepreneurship—innovative, eager to learn, and responsive to their communities. State Director Catherine Lang selected businesses that engage with NBDC to successfully improve sales, commercialize innovation, plan for transition, pursue global sales, or invest in their companies. Schuster's Outdoor & RV, FarmAfield, Saunders Archery, Control Management Inc, and Kearney Glass were highlighted during the week.
Nebraska Business Development Center (NBDC) is a University of Nebraska at Omaha center that provides confidential consulting business development services across Nebraska to entrepreneurs and business owners for the life cycle of their business. By helping Nebraska businesses start up, grow and develop, NBDC helps strengthen Nebraska businesses for a healthy economy and prosperous communities. NBDC partners with the University of Nebraska at Kearney, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Wayne State College, and Chadron State College to deliver its services statewide. The program is also supported by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), the U.S. Defense Logistics Agency (DLA), the U.S. Department of Commerce (EDA), and other federal, state and private organizations. Visit nbdc.unomaha.edu for more information.
If you have a story idea, news tip or event, please contact:
Jen Decker, Communications Manager, Nebraska Business Development Center
email@example.com | 402.554.3616