City and Partners Launch Accelerate EP
EL PASO, Texas – The City of El Paso formalized seven (7) partnership agreements today with local agencies that support small and minority-owned business development in the El Paso area.
These resource partners include the Small Business Development Center, Workforce Solutions Borderplex, El Paso Chamber of Commerce, El Paso Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, El Paso County, the Hub of Human Innovation and the UTEP Center for Hispanic Entrepreneurship.
The objective of these partnership agreements is to formalize the efforts of these agencies to work together in support
In the future, local small and minority-owned businesses will be able to access services and resources to start and grow their businesses from a centralized online resource guide. They will also have access to workshops, webinars
Small business owners and entrepreneurs interested in participating in this program can visit www.elpasotexas.gov/economic-development/accelerate-ep. For more information contact Aimee Olivas at (915) 212-1617 or by e-mail .
This partnership is an effort to achieve the City’s goal to nurture and promote a healthy, sustainable community while also creating an environment conducive to strong sustainable economic development.
About City Accelerator:
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