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SBA Achieves Historic Small Business Lending for Fiscal Year 2020

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Small Business Administration announced Fiscal Year 2020 summary loan data of the financial assistance provided through traditional loan program lending as well as aid provided via the CARES Act. Loans guaranteed through traditional SBA lending programs exceeded $28 billion; however, enactment of the CARES Act dramatically increased loan volume guaranteed by…

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JAX CHAMBER CREATES VENTURE SERVICES TO FOSTER INNOVATION ECOSYSTEM FOR BUSINESSES AND ENTREPRENEURS IN NORTHEAST FLORIDA

Carlton Robinson promoted to Chief Innovation Officer and will lead these important efforts. Published Wednesday, October 14, 2020 10:30 am JAX Chamber executive and entrepreneur Carlton Robinson has been named JAX Chamber’s Chief Innovation Officer and will lead the Venture Services Division that has been revamped to better reflect into role in fostering an innovation…

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SBA Administrator Jovita Carranza Appoints Senior Executives to Champion Agency’s Mission and Enhance Services for America’s 30 Million Small Businesses

July 16, 2020 | Release Number 20-57 WASHINGTON – Today, SBA Administrator Jovita Carranza announced the appointment of seven senior executives in 2020-to date to administer the Agency’s programs and advocate for small businesses. “I am proud to announce the appointment of these senior executives to play a critical role in managing and realigning the delivery of our products…

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PAYCHECK PROTECTION PROGRAM FLEXIBILITY ACT

SBA Administrator Jovita Carranza and U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven T. Mnuchin issued the following statement today following the enactment of the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Flexibility Act: “We want to thank President Trump for his leadership and commend Leader McConnell, Leader Schumer, Speaker Pelosi, and Leader McCarthy for working on a bipartisan basis to pass this legislation for small businesses participating in the…

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