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WV SBDC announces new Innovation-Technology initiative and the launch of Entrepreneurship and Innovation Investment Fund

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The West Virginia Small Business Development Center (WV SBDC) has launched a new specialized service called the Innovation-Technology program. “The Innovation-Technology program – or 'In-Tech' for short – will provide business coaching and technical assistance to West Virginia businesses driven to become more competitive b...
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Two WV SBDC coaches earn Certified Business Advisor certificates

Graduate-level program affirms business coaching skills and knowledge CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Two business coaches with the West Virginia Small Business Development Center (WV SBDC) have received Certified Business Advisor (CBA) certificates.   WV SBDC Business Coaches Shannon Mitchell and Harold Patterson completed the graduate-level e-learning c...
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WV SBDC creates new post to advance digital marketing skills

Roxy Turner becomes WV SBDC’s first digital marketing specialist CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The West Virginia Small Business Development Center has named Roxy Turner to fill the newly created position of digital marketing specialist, State Director Debra Martin announced today. “Roxy Turner joins WV SBDC as our first digital marketing specialist,” Martin...
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WV SBDC invites small businesses to take survey about needs, challenges

Online survey ends Aug. 31 CHARLESTON, W.Va. — What do small businesses need to succeed and grow West Virginia? The state’s small-business owners have an opportunity to answer that question in an online survey from the West Virginia Small Business Development Center (WV SBDC). Business owners can take the survey at wvsbdc.com/survey.html. The surv...
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WV SBDC adds West Virginia native Will Miller as new business coach

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Will Miller joins the statewide network of business coaches under the West Virginia Small Business Development Center (WV SBDC), State Director Debra Martin announced today.W “Will has a solid grounding in marketing and economic development,” Martin said. “With his experience in both private and government sectors, he will be ab...
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