The UTSA Institute for Economic Development is open for business.
Each of our small business service centers are available to you during this difficult and unexpected time.
One-on-one confidential consulting will continue. We are available to assist you by email, phone, or video conference.
Some traditional classroom-based training/events will be available electronically.
For SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loan information, go directly to www.sba.gov/disaster

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  • Access to Capital and Finance Management
  • Commercial lending and banking
  • Financial, credit and risk analysis
  • SBA and conventional loans qualification and evaluation
  • Loan and grant identification and packaging
  • General finance counseling
  • Alternative financing opportunities
  • Access to Contracts
  • Search and Identification of potential procurement opportunities
  • Solicitation analysis
  • Research contract award histories
  • Post-award contract administration
  • Certification assistance
  • Access to Markets
  • Government procurement assistance
  • Private sector contract identification
  • Specialized certification assistance including 8(a), MBE, and Small Disadvantaged Businesses
  • Market research
  • Market plan development
  • Marketing communications – advertising, promotions, public relations, brochure design
  • Strategic Business Consulting
  • Organizational assessment / diagnosis
  • Strategic and Business Planning
  • Organization and Structure
  • Policies and Procedures
  • Human Resources Development
  • Management Accounting
  • Strategic Alliances including but not limited to:
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Joint Ventures
  • Teaming Agreements
  • General Business Consulting