Tag Archives: Small Business Administration

SBA disaster loan application deadline is Monday for Tupelo, Louisville

June 24, 2014

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Disaster Loan Outreach Centers in Louisville and Tupelo will cease operations at the close of business Monday, the U.S. Small Business Administration said in a news release today. Monday is also the final day to file an SBA Disaster loan application, including homeowners, renters and businesses of all sizes for physical damage caused by severe […]

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SBA appoints Lance Foster to head Gulfport branch

September 6, 2013

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GULFPORT, Mississippi — Lance P. Foster, economic development specialist in the Small Business Administration’s Gulfport Office, has been named manager of the SBA’s Gulfport branch. Foster will handle distribution and promotion of the agency’s economic development programs and counseling services to Mississippi’s 12 most southern counties. He has been with the SBA since March 2006, […]

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Good, Blumenthal named small businesspeople of the year

April 12, 2013

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Jeff Good and Dan Blumenthal, co-owners of Sal & Mookie’s New York Pizza and Ice Cream Joint, are honored to have been selected by the U.S. Small Business Administration as the 2013 Mississippi State Small Business Persons of the Year. Each year since 1963, the President has issued a proclamation calling for the celebration of […]

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BancorpSouth sets up $500 million business loan pool for 2013

March 28, 2013

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Tupelo-based BancorpSouth has earmarked $500 million for loans to businesses and entrepreneurs seeking to locate in our state, as well as for existing businesses looking to expand operations through a loan pool dubbed “Grow Mississippi 2013.” In announcing the initiative, BancorpSouth CEO Dan Rollins said additional funding will be added to the loan pool during […]

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SBA to hold loan & credit workshop

July 9, 2012

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Small business owners interested in learning more about credit and business lending can attend an upcoming workshop hosted by Money Management International and the Mississippi office of the U.S. Small Business Administration. The seminar will be held July 19 at the SBA District office on the 10th floor of the Regions Plaza on Capitol Street […]

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SBA seminar set for April 12 in Vicksburg

April 2, 2012

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VICKSBURG — The Small Business Administration and partners in the Vicksburg area will present a seminar on SBA loans and business planning on April. 12. The program is offered in collaboration with the Vicksburg-Warren County Chamber of Commerce and the Hinds Community College Small Business Development Center. The free session is set for 2 p.m. […]

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