PALM BAY, FLORIDA – The United States Small Business Administration (SBA) and the City of Palm Bay share a common objective to help start, retain, and grow small businesses. The mission of the City includes a focus on growing a diverse local business community and creating job opportunities for citizens.
At the March 18th Regular Council Meeting, SBA Senior Area Manager Vince LoPresti joined City leaders for a ceremonial signing of a Strategic Alliance Memorandum to formalize a collaborative effort between the City of Palm Bay and the SBA to strengthen and expand small business development in Palm Bay.
Through this partnership, the City and SBA will work to provide helpful information, resources, training, and events designed to nurture and support small business development. The Strategic Alliance Memorandum seeks to align complementary services and resources from each organization to provide maximum benefits to the small business community.
The collaborative programming with the SBA will kick off with a series of free webinars on exporting for businesses: