Louisiana Small Business Development Center hosts banker’s luncheon

The Louisiana Small Business Development Center hosted a banker’s luncheon at Ralph and Kacoo’s on Tuesday, March 6.

The topics of discussion were how to assist regional entrepreneurs in being more sustainable and profitable in Louisiana.  Regional Director, Dana Cawthon, communicated the accomplishments achieved by the center in the last year and the current initiatives led by SBA and LED.

The focus for the SBDC Center in the current year is rural development outreach, international trade opportunities, and boosting technical services to entrepreneurs in North Louisiana.

Cawthon delivered a presentation on “Why Business Fail and How to Spot the Red Flags”.

LSBDC Regional Director Dana Cawthon with GBT’s Rick Holland.

The SBDC offers complimentary services to Louisiana business owners in areas of analysis of company productivity, growth and expansions, lending opportunities, and educating on statewide business initiatives. To request services, contact Cawthon at (318) 357-5611 for an appointment.