June 17 – 21, 2013

National Small Business Week, the premier event of the Small Business Administration, will be held nationwide from June 17 through June 21, 2013. The cross-country event will feature forums, seminars, coaching, and other services and events that target helping small businesses on many fronts.

Live events will be held in several cities across the country in order to allow small business owners and personnel the opportunity to meet, network with, and discuss key issues with representatives from different sectors: federal and locally elected officials, small business experts, and leaders from national businesses and corporations.

The cities and dates for these events are:

  • Seattle – June 17
  • Dallas – June 18
  • St. Louis – June 19
  • Pittsburgh – June 20
  • Washington, D.C. – June 21

Online forums will also be conducted that will address concerns and areas of interest to small business owners and will be streamed on the Small Business Administration Website www.sba.gov.

The conclusion to this week of programs focused on the issues surrounding small businesses will take place in Washington, D.C. with the announcing of the National Small Businessperson of the Year Award.

Specific information and details on registration, how to attend, and the events offered can be found by visiting the Small Business Administration’s website at www.sba.gov/smallbusinessweek.


SBA National Small Business Week Announcement