The Arkansas Economic Development Commission met Thursday, June 14th in Camden to discuss issues that are important to the economy success of Arkansas.
Division Director of the Minority and Women Owned Business Enterprise Council, Pat Brown, provided AEDC Commissioners with an overview of the program.
AEDC Executive Director Mike Preston said the legislature updated that division and there are now opportunities for minority owned businesses, women owned businesses and service disable veterans owned businesses. He said there are loan programs and there are instructions on how to get certified to do business with the state of Arkansas.
Preston announced the AEDC unveiled its new website this month at www.arkansasedc.com. He said the website provides all the information you need to do business in the Natural State and its mobile friendly.