Gov. Gordon Declares March 18, 2020 as SBDC Day in Wyoming
Gov. Mark Gordon proclaimed March 18, 2020 as Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Day in Wyoming. SBDC Day recognizes the work of the nearly 1,000 accredited SBDC programs in the country.
On March 18, Wyoming entrepreneurs will join thousands across the U.S. in celebrating their local SBDC.
25 Years of Assisting Entrepreneurs
For 25 years, the Wyoming SBDC Network has helped entrepreneurs start or grow their businesses. Additionally, advisors serve small business owners in nine regional offices across the state.
In fact, since 1994, the Wyoming SBDC Network assisted 47,580 entrepreneurs. As a result, more than 1,200 new businesses have been started. Furthermore, 23,973 jobs created or saved. Ultimately, this has led to a capital impact of $285.2 million for the state’s economy.
“Our team assists entrepreneurs in any industry, any business stage and anywhere in Wyoming,” said Jill Kline, state director of the Wyoming SBDC Network. “We love hearing about the achievements of our clients. SBDC Day is a chance for them to share their stories. Small businesses make up 95.6 percent of all Wyoming companies and our clients average a sales growth rate that is six times higher than the state average and a job growth rate that is 23 times higher.”
Share Your Success
About SBDC Day: SBDC Day is a national, collective proclamation of the success and impact America’s Small Business Development Centers (SBDCs) have across the nation in economic development and the small businesses community. The fourth America’s SBDC Day will take place on Wednesday, March 18, 2020. SBDC Day unites the nearly 1,000 SBDC centers across the country and the hundreds of thousands of clients they serve by sharing, in real time, the success stories and notable impacts SBDCs collectively have on the small business community at large. This special day will feature social media campaigns, public relations initiatives, online and in-person events and more.