The Town of Leesburg’s Economic Development Office announced it will hold the next quarterly HUBZone Business Meeting on Thursday, July 28, 2016, from 6:00 to 8:00pm, at the Mason Enterprise Center in downtown Leesburg. The meeting is open to all small businesses and there is no cost.
The guest speaker for this quarter’s meeting will be Mark Crowley, Executive Director of the HUBZone Contractors National Council.
A program of the U.S. Small Business Administration, the HUBZone helps small businesses gain preferential access to federal procurement opportunities while also increasing employment opportunities in economically distressed areas. In an effort to assist local businesses navigate the HUBZone certification process, the Leesburg Economic Development Office has partnered with local business owners who have completed the process successfully to present quarterly information-sharing meetings.