NV Department of Business & Industry
Led by the State of Nevada, B&I encourages and promotes the development and growth of business to protect consumers by managing a fair and competitive regulatory environment.
NV Governor's Office of Economic Development
Committed to promote a robust, diversified, and prosperous economy stimulating business expansion and retention, encouraging entrepreneurial enterprise, attracting new business, and facilitating community development.
U.S. Small Business Administration
Aims help small business owners and entrepreneurs and is the only cabinet-level federal agency fully dedicated to small business and provides counseling, capital, and contracting expertise as the nation’s only go-to resource and voice for small businesses.
Latin Chamber of Commerce
The Mission of the Latin Chamber of Commerce is to promote the success of small businesses by facilitating positive business, cultural, and educational relationships.
The Nevada Grow Program has created a 17-month pilot initiative that provided technical assistance and strategic research to small businesses ready to expand. Nevada Grow models the concept of Economic Gardening - Connecting entrepreneurs to essential data, marketing, and business intelligence resources - to help companies build capacity and produce jobs.
Urban Chamber of Commerce
Mission Statement: Create an innovative, entrepreneurial space that promotes economic development for local and global businesses.
Vision Statement: Lead businesses to compete in an ever-changing global economy through education, access, and opportunities.
Positioning Statement (Our Why?): For small and diverse businesses, the Urban Chamber of Commerce is the only brand that provides access, engagement, and opportunities for procurement in local, regional, national and global markets.
Small Business Education Program
The Small Business Education Program aims to instruct small business owners about fundamental business concepts while providing access and direction to informational resources. Small business owners, at any stage of development, can benefit from educational opportunities and awareness of all business network resources. This is where the Small Business Education Program, with its workshops and relationships with Nevada business programs, steps in to act as a guide.
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