Since 1963, the United States has recognized small businesses and their impact on American culture and economy. The designated month aims to honor the close to 30 million small businesses and the amazing people who run them.
The week of May 16-20 has also been designated as National Small Business Week, as coordinated by the U.S. Small Business Administration. During that week, a conference is being held in Washington, D.C. which will feature lectures, events, and speakers to educate, inspire, and highlight some amazing small business owners.
Stay tuned this month for all sorts of small business facts and more information about National Small Business month!