Venture Capital from the SBA

Hodgman, Bruce L.
July 2006
Inside Tucson Business;7/10/2006, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p18
The article focuses on the Small Business Investment Company (SBIC) program of the U.S. Small Business Administration. SBIC helps emerging businesses obtain "seed" and growth capital. It is public/private partnership that has provided $46 billion in financing for small business enterprises since it was created in 1958.


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