Tag Archives: Small business

Small Business center impacts the Wiregrass and beyond

March 19, 2018
By Clif Lusk

Troy University’s Small Business Development Center is making a lasting impression in its 10-county service area and will celebrate its successes with three seminars.

In 2017 alone, it helped create 235 new jobs and 17 new businesses in the area largely defined as “the Wiregrass.” SBDC clients acquired government contracts of almost $60 million and…

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Speed dating for businesses

May 17, 2017
By Clif Lusk

More than 150 people participated in a “speed dating” event at Troy University on Wednesday, May 17.

Rather than looking to build personal relations, the crowd was looking to build business relationships at the Small Business Development Center’s 2017 Small Business Opportunities Conference and Matchmaker.

“These events sponsored by the SBDC are a fabulous opportunity…

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TROY student entrepreneurs taste success with “Stan’s Stuff”

March 13, 2017
By Greg Phillips

Avalon Dudinsky and Aaron Wilhite share a lot in common – they’re both Troy University marketing majors, both juniors and both serve in the Student Government Association.

They’re also both small business owners, and they recently put their minds together, with the help of TROY’s Small Business Development Center, to launch a website for Dudinsky’s…

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