Small Business Center to Hold Startup Workshop in Pine Bluff

ASBTDC - Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center

The Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center at the University of Arkansas at Monticello will host a “Mapping a Successful Startup” workshop in Pine Bluff.

Set for 6-8 p.m. March 19 at Southeast Arkansas College, the free event will show participants how to put a business idea into action using a Startup Map.

While there is no cost to attend, pre-registration is required. Register online at or call (800) 862-2040 or (501) 683-7719.

The workshop is part of a one-year ASBTDC project to encourage business startups in Jefferson, Faulkner and Pulaski counties. The project is funded by a $100,000 Portable Assistance grant from the Small Business Administration.

For more information, contact Shannon Roberts at

This seminar is co-sponsored by The Generator. Language assistance services are available for limited English proficient (LEP) individuals. Reasonable accommodation for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance.

The Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center assists entrepreneurs with every stage of business development and growth. Through a statewide network of seven offices, ASBTDC provides personalized consulting services at no charge plus affordable educational events for the business community. 

The ASBTDC is funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration through a partnership with the University of Arkansas at Little Rock College of Business and other institutions of higher education. All ASBTDC programs are extended to the public on a non-discriminatory basis.

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