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BUSINESS IMPACT NW, Small Business Administration, Amazon Announce Initiatives to Support Local Small Businesses

Seattle, August 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Business Impact Northwest (BINW) and Amazon are teaming up to help small businesses recover from the challenges of COVID-19.

Leveraging digital business tools from SBA, Business Forward’s National Small Business Digital Alliance, and Amazon, BINW will provide growth-enabling business resources and educational workshops as part of the Small Business Digital Accelerator Program, State of Washington.

This program supports small businesses and entrepreneurs around the world. Washington Interested in becoming an online seller or looking to optimize your ecommerce. The program aims to involve 50 small businesses.

“Small businesses need help recovering after the pandemic, and Amazon is happy to provide resources to help small businesses grow.” Taylor HuangHead of Community Engagement, Amazon in Seattle.”I would be happy to help you.” Washington Entrepreneurs thrive through this partnership. ”

“Our mission is to grow businesses that create jobs in underserved communities,” he said. Joe Sky Tucker, President and CEO of BINW. “This partnership will help provide better opportunities for business owners to succeed and drive long-term positive economic change in our communities.”

“SBA is committed to helping small businesses and entrepreneurs develop and grow. microphone phone, Region X SBA Admin. “We are excited to work with BINW, Amazon, and other members of the National Small Business Digital Alliance to help businesses succeed, especially after facing the challenges of the pandemic.”

Companies with established products and ready access will get the most out of the training.

Weekly live sessions will take place virtually starting August 18th. Live virtual session recaps begin Wednesday. August 24th from 10:00am – 11:30am PT View schedule with Small Business Digital Accelerator Program – Business Impact NW .

Companies that attend all six weeks of virtual training are eligible to apply for the Holiday Shopping Opportunity Program.

Business Impact NW has partnered with Amazon to select 5 to 15 businesses to sell at live pop-up vending events throughout Puget Sound during the 2022 holiday shopping season. In addition to in-person product sales, selected businesses will be promoted through Amazon, Business Impact NW, and other partner digital channels in anticipation of Small Business Saturday.

Visit the Small Business Digital Accelerator Program – Business Impact NW to register and learn more.

KD Hall
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SOURCE Business Impact Northwest