City Sustainability Initiative Seeking Applicants For Free Training And Work Experience

NYC Department of Small Business Services (SBS) Commissioner Gregg Bishop today announced that the City is seeking applicants for a sustainability and workforce development initiative. Continue Reading →

NYC Brings Tech Companies And Non Profits Together For Neighborhood Challenge

The New York City Department of Small Business Services, along with New York City Economic Development Corporation, today announced the launch of Neighborhood Challenge. Continue Reading →

City Announces New Mentors Will Help Women Entrepreneurs From Harlem To Hollis

The NYC Department of Small Business Services (SBS) today announced 30 new Women Entrepreneur NYC (WE NYC) mentors and a new director who will help budding women entrepreneurs grow and build a thriving business. Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio And Commissioner Bishop Commitments For NYC Tech Talent Pipeline Initiative

Mayor Bill de Blasio and Commissioner Gregg Bishop of the Department of Small Business Services, today announced academic, employer and philanthropic commitments for the NYC Tech Talent Pipeline (TTP) initiative from Harlem to Hollis. Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio Announces ‘NYC Love Your Local’ Initiative To Businesses From Harlem TO Hollis

Mayor Bill de Blasio and Department of Small Business Services Commissioner Gregg Bishop today announced the launch of ‘NYC Love Your Local,’ a new initiative to celebrate and promote the diverse, independent, small businesses that enrich neighborhoods from Harlem to Hollis. Continue Reading →

Mayor Bill de Blasio Announces New Partnership To Boost Minority And Women Biz Opps

Mayor Bill de Blasio and the Office of Minority- and Women-Owned Business Enterprises (M/WBEs) today announced a new community partnership to boost City contracting opportunities for M/WBEs. Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio Announced Nearly 1,500 Women Reached Through City’s Mentoring program

Bill_de_BlasioMayor Bill de Blasio and Department of Small Business Services Commissioner Gregg Bishop today announced that nearly 1,500 women have been reached through the City’s WE NYC program, a new program connecting women entrepreneurs with the resources and support they need to build a thriving business. Continue Reading →

City Grant Program Created To Support East Harlem Business Owners

east-harlem sliderA city agency consulted community organizations and business owners in Harlem to create a grant program designed to develop a more robust business sector in the neighborhood. Continue Reading →

HPD And SBS Celebrate 2016 Class Of MWBE Grads

recieptiants1New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) Commissioner Vicki Been and New York City Department of Small Business Services (SBS) Commissioner Gregg Bishop were joined by for-profit and non-profit partners. Continue Reading →