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C&B Associates: A taxing time with COVID

C & B Associates, LLC is a financial services firm specializing in tax preparation and tax advance loans. The timing of the pandemic could not have been much worse: tax season, when most tax firms generate their most revenue.

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Irrigation Components International

Founded in 1984, Irrigation Components International (ICI) is the world’s largest distributor of Center Pivot irrigation components and spare parts sales. From gearboxes and center drives, to sprinkler packages, and alignment controls, the company has provided irrigation parts to dealers,…

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MGT Manufacturing: GO-KOT

GO-KOT® designs, manufactures, and sells the highest quality camping cots made. The brand has been produced in Alabama since 1978 and distributed through an online store, Amazon, and several wholesale export distributors. Teresa Downing has served as President since July…

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Maranatha Camp & Conference Center

The CARES Act legislation opened the door to disaster assistance for many nonprofit organizations, allowing them to keep their doors open. Camp Maranatha is a great example of how SBDC Business Advisors helped so many small entities, both for-profit and…

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Y&D Enterprises: Pivoting Around COVID

Like so many restaurants impacted by the COVID-related shutdowns, Francesca’s in Troy survived with a little guidance from the SBDC, and some well-timed assistance from the PPP. In 1996, Yanni Tempelis landed in the United States from Greece – Miami…

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SARCORP: Engineering Success

SARCOR, a civil engineering firm, has been in business for 12 years. This is not CEO Selena Rodgers Dickerson’s first business. She started her first business in elementary school. She collected cans to recycle then used the profits to purchase…

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Alabama SBDC releases 2018 Economic Impact snapshot

The 2018 Impact Snapshot highlights the economic impacts achieved by the Alabama SBDC Network, including over 200 new business starts, almost 1,200 new jobs, over $72 million in funding for small businesses, and $324 million in government contracts. The purpose…

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2018 SBA Alabama Small Business Person of the Year

Montgomery Moving Company Owner Named 2018 SBA Alabama Small Business Person of the Year Owner Charles W. Underwood II of C & R Movers, LLC  Takes Top Honors, Finalist for 2018 SBA National Small Business Person of the Year, Celebration…

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Ft Benning B2G Conference & Expo

25th National B2G Procurement Conference and Expo features Jerry Ellison, Program Manager for UA's Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC).  Join us on Wednesday, January 24th, at the Benning Club.  The event is free and features an outstanding Lecture Series and…

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