Written by BexarCounty on Jun 24 2020 - 3:21pm
In order to help the businesses community comply with Bexar County Executive Order NW-10, issued by County Judge Nelson Wolff, which mandates that all businesses develop a Health and Safety Plan, which includes requiring their customers to wear a facial covering while visiting their establishment, Bexar County will begin to distribute 1 million masks to local businesses. 
Written by BexarCounty on Jan 20 2020 - 3:36pm
EVERYONE DESERVES THE OPPORTUNITY FOR A SEAT AT THE TABLE  Bexar County is committed to making sure that small, minority, women, disadvantaged, disabled, veteran, and LGBTE owned businesses have an equitable opportunity to participate in the County’s procurement process. 
Written by JoleneAlmendarez on Dec 7 2018 - 7:48pm
By Jolene Almendarez Without any public input, the City of San Antonio removed long-standing preferences for local small minority and women-owned businesses who compete for city contracts. The affected business owners are not happy.
Written by JamiAlise on Mar 27 2017 - 4:38pm
Join the 2nd Annual Venture Challenge Awards Ceremony! The Awards Ceremony will feature the Venture Challenge finalists, 90-second pitches, and an Audience Choice Award (half of your ticket will sweeten this pot). We will award $40,000 in seed funding, and wrap up the evening with a lively reception to include networking, tapas, and more. Agenda
Written by JamiAlise on Feb 22 2017 - 4:24pm
Sundt-Davila Joint Venture, the general contractor for the San Pedro Creek Improvements Project, will have an outreach event for small, minority-owned business owners to learn more about available contracts for the project. SDJV is seeking subcontractors for the following scopes of work: Landscape – native grasses, trees, bioswales Irrigation Structural steel & stainless steel Wayfinding – letter and image inscription on natural stone & concrete Mosaic tile  
Written by Edmond Ortiz on Dec 19 2016 - 2:31pm
It's a weekday afternoon before Christmas at On Main Off Main. Shop co-owners Bill Davis and Oscar Camacho wear festive green holiday sweaters as jazzy Christmas music plays in the background. A small group of college students giggle while browsing the shelves, which are filled with gag gifts and other novelties that have made On Main Off Main a popular enterprise in Monte Vista.
Written by JamiAlise on Oct 21 2016 - 3:21pm
Simple marketing strategy for small business & nonprofits Many small businesses and organizations find themselves seeking the right strategies, tools and tactics to make their marketing efforts as effective as possible.  But between Facebook and Twitter, email and mobile, deals, and whatever new social network is rolling out that month—there’s a lot to keep up with. And there are only so many hours in each day.  The number of possibilities can feel overwhelming. This session will help make sense of the noise. 
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Mar 8 2016 - 3:39pm
Join NOWCastSA at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, March 29 for the live webcast of San Antonio Public Library's (SAPL) Texas Women of Influence. The panel discussion will feature local San Antonio female leaders:
Written by iamacoffeehouse on Nov 18 2015 - 3:44pm
The IAMA Coffee House is hosting an Artisan Market on Saturday Nov. 21, 2015 and on the first and third Saturdays of each month. Through these Artisan Markets, the IAMA Coffee House seeks to provide a venue for local artists, artisans, and designers to show and sell their wares in an easily accessible and popular location as well as to create a market place that supports the growth of small, local, alternative economies.
Written by City of San Antonio on Oct 5 2015 - 3:22pm
The Center City Development & Operations Department (CCDO) is now accepting proposals for the OPEN Downtown Pop Up Shop at 531 Navarro. The selected vendor will receive a 90-day, no-cost lease beginning Nov. 15 through Feb. 15 in the Houston Street Garage storefront. Proposals should be no longer than six pages and be submitted by the Thursday, Oct. 15 deadline. A complete list of program requirements can be found at opensanantonio.com.