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Economic Solutions

Economic Solutions

Facilitate regional employers’ success and growth

Partners SBDC PTAC

Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC)


Procurement Technical Assistance Centers work nationwide to provide businesses with the marketing know-how and technical tools they need to obtain and perform successfully under federal, state and local government contracts – with the mission of creating and retaining jobs, fostering competition and lower costs for the government, and helping to sustain our armed forces’ readiness.

The Small Business Development Center (SBDC)

vasbdcThe Small Business Development Center (SBDC) provides free and confidential one-on-one counseling as well as business education opportunities and resources to help entrepreneurs, small business owners, and managers improve their business.

  • The mission of the SBDC is to foster small business success and grow Southwest Virginia’s economy.