Hawaii State FCU awards grants to two local businesses

Oahu-based businesses Dawn Patrol Assessments and Fitgevity are the first recipients of Hawaii State Federal Credit Union's inaugural small business grant program. Both companies are being awarded $5,000 to grow and/or expand their operations. And.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 6th, 2019

These are the 27 local companies who will win Ignite Buffalo grants

As part of its visit to Buffalo, Facebook is investing $1 million into local small businesses. The program, dubbed Ignite Buffalo, will see 27 companies earn grants that include four $50,000 awards, three $100,000 awards, and 20 $25,000 grants, a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 10th, 2018

Hawaii Technology Development Corp. awarded $125,000 SBIR grant

The Hawaii Technology Development Corp. landed a $125,000 Small Business Innovation Research grant, awarded by the U.S. Small Business Administration. Through the Federal and State Technology Partnership Program, the SBA awards 24 SBIR grants to sta.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 4th, 2018

A look at what"s in Amazon"s new deal with Virginia

Virginia regularly awards grants, tax breaks and other goodies to businesses that move to the state or expand their operations, sometimes even for small projects that produce just a dozen or so jobs......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 14th, 2018

Icy weather doesn"t cool Chiefs fans Red Friday office spirit [PHOTOS]

Icy weather — even being in a different state — didn't stop these business from supporting the Kansas City Chiefs. The ground may be white, but Kansas City still is red this Friday. Local businesses aren't the only Chiefs fans: Supporters in T.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 17th, 2020

Why Hawaii Island doctors are looking for tax relief

As the beginning of the 2020 legislative session approaches, members of the Hawaii Island health care community have been seeking support of local county and state government officials – particularly in relation to the General Excise Tax and exemption.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 14th, 2020

Mana Up Hawaii opens first retail store in Waikiki

Mana Up Hawaii, the local accelerator program that helps Hawaii product businesses scale up for global expansion, recently opened its first retail storefront in Waikiki, behind Hermes at Royal Hawaiian Center. The pop-up store opened Dec. 26 in a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 13th, 2020

Is your boss among the best? Nominate now for CBJ"s Most Admired CEO Awards program

Once again, the Charlotte Business Journal is seeking to put a spotlight on well-regarded leaders of local businesses. Nominations are open for the Most Admired CEO Awards program, now in its third year. The program honors Charlotte-area chief exe.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 9th, 2020

2020"s new taxes, regulations to clobber small businesses

A look at a handful of the 2020 changes in federal, state and local laws and regulations......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJan 2nd, 2020

Ohio awards more than $20M in grants: See how much UD, Wright State, Miami got

Six Dayton-area colleges and universities walked away with more than $5 million in grant funding Thursday after the state of Ohio awarded more than $20 million to higher education institutions across the Buckeye State......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 16th, 2019

More businesses using state law to avoid local tax cap

New York's fast-growing is getting a boost from a new law allowing the state to regulate the growth and sale of cannabis-derived extracts such as , which is soaring in popularity as a wellness... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkDec 15th, 2019

Hawaii Small Business Association announces top local lenders of 2019

The Hawaii District Office of the U.S. Small Business Administration has announced the top lenders in the state, after releasing the local lending statistics for fiscal year 2019 last month. In a 12-month period that ended in late September the H.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 9th, 2019

OHA to offer $250,000 in grants to nonprofits serving Native Hawaiians

The Office of Hawaiian Affairs is offering $250,000 in aid as part of its Kulia Grants Program, the state department announced last week. Awards given as part of the Kulia Grants Program are for projects that support the Native Hawaiian community,.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 9th, 2019

SALT at Our Kakaako to hold holiday shopping event featuring local businesses, artisans

On Saturday, SALT at Our Kakaako will be hosting its annual holiday shopping event "A Pinch of SALT." At the event, local businesses and vendors will sell gifts made by Hawaii artisans, crafters and designers. Dozens of pop up shops will be lined.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 6th, 2019

DCCA to suspend Business Action Center Kona Resource Days

The state Department of Commerce and Consumer affairs will be suspending its Business Action Center (BAC) Kona Resource Days toward the end of the year, the DCCA announced on Friday. The Business Action Center helps local businesses with an array o.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 6th, 2019

Bank donates more than $400K to Dayton-area causes

Two Dayton-area nonprofits and local philanthropic initiatives received more than $400,000 in new funding. The Fifth Third Foundation announced its 2019 Strengthening Our Communities Fund grants for the region. Awards from the fund benefit designat.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 21st, 2019

Pacific Business News celebrates the 18th annual Business Leadership Hawaii awards

PBN’s Business Leadership Hawaii is old enough to vote, now in its 18th year. The honorees this year are, as always, the Hawaii businesses and business leaders that have both grown their own success and helped grow Hawaii through their support of th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 8th, 2019

Lyft announces quarterly recipients of its local grants program

Lyft selected Hawaii Homeless Healthcare Hui and Hawaii Red Cross as the first quarterly recipients of its local grants program in Hawaii, a nationwide initiative that has been taking place in 40 cities, including Honolulu, since September. Lyft w.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 29th, 2019

Hawaii Technology Development Corporation to host networking, grants workshop for small businesses

The Hawaii Technology Development Corporation — also known as HTDC— will host a two-day networking workshop from Nov. 4-5, highlighting its federal funding opportunities through the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant programs and N.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 29th, 2019

These 2 local organizations want state job grants. Here"s why.

A local college and a sole proprietor are seeking funding from the state's job creation fund this year. Valencia College and James Knobloch each are seeking workforce grants through the 2019-2020 Florida Job Growth Grant Fund. The program, which was .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 22nd, 2019

6 questions SaaS business leaders are asking about new state and local tax laws

Until recently, businesses selling Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) products were accustomed to making relatively simple determinations whether to collect sales tax. Namely: Collect sales tax where you have a physical presence and SaaS is taxable; othe.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 1st, 2019