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26feb12:30 pm2:00 pmNEW VIRGINIA: SCALING4GROWTH Training Program - ACCEPTING APPLICATIONSFrom Entrepreneur to CEO!!Region:Hampton Roads - Eastern Shore

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Accepting Applications!

Small Business Owners, would you like to go from Entrepreneur to CEO?  Increase your revenue and create jobs?

The Virginia Department of Small Business and Supplier Diversity is now accepting on line applications for NEW VIRGINIA: SCALING4GROWTH.

In partnership with out of Boston, this is a StreetWise MBA.  The classes begin May 23 and meet every other Thursday, through November, from 10:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m..  Attendance is mandatory.  Average time spent on homework is approximately 3-5 hours per week.  Classes will be held in the Arlington, Virginia.  Opportunity open to Virginia-based businesses only.

NEW VIRGINIA: Scaling4Growth is Virginia’s brand of the Interise Streetwise MBA program.  For further data on the success from this program, visit

This six-month program is designed for business owners to learn how to scale their business by assessing their business model and becoming more efficient in areas of human resource, finance, social media, procurement and bank speak.

Small business owners interested in being considered MUST meet the minimum requirements:

          In business at least three (3) years

          Revenue of at least $250,000

          One other full time person working in the company besides the majority owner

          The majority owner is the participant (51% ownership or more); substitutes may           not participate

          Certified as a SWaM (small, woman-owned, or minority-owned) by the Virginia                      Department of Small Business and Supplier Diversity.


Testimonials from graduates of the program:   


If you have questions, please email




February 26, 2019
12:45 p.m.– 1:45 p.m.

 Mary Pretlow Library
111 W. Ocean View Avenue
Norfolk, Virginia  23503

Please let us know if you plan to attend and email:




February 28, 2019
2:15 P.M. – 3:15 P.M.

Virginia Employment Commission
10304 Spotsylvania Avenue, # 100
Fredericksburg, Virginia 22408

Please let us know if you plan to attend and email:




(Tuesday) 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm eastern


Mary D. Pretlow Library

111 W. Ocean View Avenue, Norfolk, VA


Angela Barber, Business Service Manager Hampton Roads/Eastern Shore2388 Liberty Way - Virginia Beach Purchasing Division Office, Virginia Beach, VA 23456 (by appointment only) (757) 385-4285 or (804) 201-0074,

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