SBAC Small Business Lender of the Year – Carol Brooks, Queensborough National Bank and Trust Company


Annually, the Small Business Lender of the Year Award is given to the loan officer most active in SBAC’s loan referrals and originations. Considering all loan programs, large or small, this award is determined first by the number of transactions an individual lender makes during our fiscal year.  In the event of a tie, the … Continue reading SBAC Small Business Lender of the Year – Carol Brooks, Queensborough National Bank and Trust Company

2019 T. McCoy Cornerstone Award: Mariadith Carter


Annaully, the Small Business Assistance Corporation awards the T. McCoy Cornerstone Award to someone who has achieved enduring professional excellence in the field of Administrative Assistance. The award honors Terry McCoy, who for over 15 years managed the SBAC administrative responsibilities.  In her daily work and dedication to the SBAC, Terry personified the very best … Continue reading 2019 T. McCoy Cornerstone Award: Mariadith Carter

TOP TIPS TO GET READY FOR SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY®


As an organization that serves local business owners and customers, SBAC is proud to join with American Express to support the 10th annual Small Business Saturday® this Nov 30. Small Business Saturday was founded by American Express in 2010 to help strengthen local economies. Today, it’s a holiday shopping tradition and part of a nationwide … Continue reading TOP TIPS TO GET READY FOR SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY®

Local Business Owner Selected to Participate in Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Program


A local small business owner, Seimitsu “Sam” Cook, was selected to participate in the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Program. Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses aims to provide access to education, capital and business support services to small business owners throughout the country. The program, which is delivered both remotely and on-site at the Babson … Continue reading Local Business Owner Selected to Participate in Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Program

Small Business Assistance Corporation Announces New Board Members and Executive Officer


Small Business Assistance Corporation (SBAC), a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting local economic growth through access to capital, is pleased to announce new members to its Board of Directors as well as a new Executive Officer. Rebecca Clarkson, partner at HunterMclean, was elected Chair of the SBAC Board of Directors. She has previously served on … Continue reading Small Business Assistance Corporation Announces New Board Members and Executive Officer

SBAC Announces Two New Hires


Small Business Assistance Corporation Announces New Team Member  (September 12, 2019) Savannah, GA – A local non-profit economic development organization known as Small Business Assistance Corporation (SBAC) proudly announces two new members to their team, Kara Fortney and Angelique Serrano. Kara Fortney, a graduate of Liberty University with over twenty years of business experience, brings … Continue reading SBAC Announces Two New Hires