“‘I think it’s a great thing that leaders of these state are actually doing something to support small businesses,’ Mortensen said. ‘I think Newsom has done a great job when it comes to all the different parts of the pandemic, and to have a task force that recognizes small businesses is really nice to hear.’ This campaign is expected to run throughout July. The state has also teamed up with Google, UPS, and other big companies to provide resources for small businesses.” Click here to read the ABC10 article.
The Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development (GO-Biz) serves as the State of California’s leader for job growth and economic development efforts. GO-Biz offers a range of services to business owners including: attraction, retention and expansion services, site selection, permit streamlining, clearing of regulatory hurdles, small business assistance, international trade development, assistance with state government, and much more. For more information visit the GO-Biz website.
The Office of the Small Business Advocate (CalOSBA) helps support economic growth and innovation by working to ensure that California’s small businesses and entrepreneurs have the information, tools and resources they need to plan, launch, manage and grow their businesses successfully and be resilient. The CalOSBA serves to elevate their voices in state government and to advocate on their behalf to help ensure all aspiring and current small business owners and entrepreneurs are provided with the opportunity to access capital, access markets, and connect to the networks and resources they need to succeed. For more information visit the website.
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