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Posted byon August 2, 2011 at 10:01 AM EDT
Aneesh Chopra, Chief Technology Officer of the United States, highlights the stories of open innovators tapping into government data, allowing entrepreneurs to develop applications and create jobs to grow the economy.
Posted byon August 1, 2011 at 11:15 AM EDT
CEO of FastCAP Systems Dr. Riccardo Signorelli credits the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act with getting his clean-technology business off the ground. With a $5.5 million grant, the company grew rapidly and expects to double its employees by the end of the year.
Posted byon August 1, 2011 at 9:11 AM EDT
Inside the all-hands-on-deck effort being made to ensure that America remains the greatest place on earth to start and grow a new company
Posted byon July 26, 2011 at 12:05 PM EDT
Karen Mills, Administrator of the Small Business Administration, announces the first public-private partnership of the Impact Investment Fund, which will focus on growing businesses in Michigan
Posted byon July 21, 2011 at 12:21 PM EDT
Young entrepreneurs and business owners from all around the country visit the White House for Our Time’s “Buy Young” Initiative and have a conversation on job creation and economic recovery.
Posted byon June 13, 2011 at 6:55 PM EDT
The White House gathered together twenty-four financial journalists for an in-depth discussion on economic policies at the first Personal Finance Online Summit.
Posted byon May 27, 2011 at 12:58 PM EDT
Lorraine Hariton, Special Representative for Commercial and Business Affairs at the Department of State, describes a White House Business Council roundtable in Stockton, California.
Posted byon May 25, 2011 at 11:34 AM EDT
Valerie Jarrett, Senior Advisor to the President, honors small business owners from across the country during Small Business Week.
Posted byon May 24, 2011 at 2:30 PM EDT
Jonathan Adelstein, Administrator of the USDA Rural Utilities Service, describes one of many roundtables the administration is holding to get feedback on ways we can help businesses expand, create jobs and improve the economic base in their area.
Posted byon May 20, 2011 at 6:05 PM EDT
In his Proclamation naming this Small Business Week, the President explains that “small businesses are the backbone of our economy and the cornerstones of America's promise.” Veterans increasingly make up part of that backbone as entrepreneurs translating their service-related skills into job-creating companies.