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The Future of Business Date: October Time: 2:00 PM ET The Future of Business is our fall virtual events series on connecting AAPI business owners and entrepreneurs to federal resources and opportunities. Leading experts from multiple federal agencies will present tools, strategies, and best practices for businesses as they look towards the future. They will also share updated information on...

National Director Henry Childs and Assistant Secretary Tom Gilman Attend Detroit Opportunity Zone Summit

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WASHINGTON, June 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- This week, National Director of the Minority Business Development Agency, Henry Childs and Tom Gilman, Chief Financial Officer and Assistant Secretary of Administration for the U.S. Department of Commerce brought together local businesses and government leaders in Detroit, Michigan for the Detroit Opportunity Zone Summit. Opportunity Zones were created...

Minority Business Development Agency Celebrates 50 Years

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Emmitt Smith, NFL Hall of Famer and Successful Entrepreneur, to Keynote Anniversary Event Washington, D.C. - Today, the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) announced its 50 th Anniversary kick-off celebration at the Department of Commerce’s Herbert C. Hoover Building on March 5, 2019. At the celebration, National Football League (NFL) Hall of Fame running back...