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5th Annual Houston Business Matchmaker

Join us for the 5th Annual Houston Business Matchmaker event on Friday, March 1. This virtual event will provide small business owners from all industries a great opportunity to connect with prime contractors, large businesses, and local, state, and federal agencies. Over 75 Buyers will be available for one-on-one virtual meetings and there is capacity for more than 500 small business Suppliers.

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With 14 locations, the University of Houston Texas Gulf Coast SBDC Network is responsible for providing small business assistance to 32 counties throughout Southeast Texas.

If you're in need of small business assistance, the SBDC advising staff can assist you in various stages of the business life cycle: pre-venture or early stage, startup, expansion, growth and exit.

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If you are a new client ready to schedule a virtual or in-person appointment with one of our small business advisors, please watch this video for a step-by step guide in requesting an appointment. For existing clients, please contact your current advisor for small business help.

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