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 cooperative program of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), the U.S. Defense Logistics Agency (DLA), the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the College of Business Administration at the University of Nebraska at Omaha. 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 with offices located throughout Nebraska. Since 1977, NBDC has provided counseling and professional development services to entrepreneurs, business owners and researchers for the life cycle of their business. By helping Nebraska businesses start up, expand and transition, NBDC contributes to Nebraska's economy and quality of life. 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
firstname.lastname@example.org | 402.554.3616
Our Campus. Otherwise Known as Omaha.
The University of Nebraska does not discriminate based on race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation in its programs, activities, or employment. Learn more about Equity, Access and Diversity.