Economic Resources

National Endowment for the Arts

Rural Arts, Design, and Innovation in America (a report on the role of arts in rural economic development)

State Agencies 

Tennessee Enterprise Resource Office 

Small Business Development Centers 

Memphis Small Business Development Center 

Chattanooga State Technical Community College Small Business Development Center 

Cleveland State Community College Small Business Development Center 

Tennessee Tech University Small Business Development Center 

Dyersburg State Community College Small Business Development Center 

East Tennessee State University Small Business Development Center 

Jackson State Community College Small Business Development Center 

Middle Tennessee State University Small Business Development Center 

Pellissippi State Technical Community College Business & Community Services 

Southeast Tennessee Development Center 

Tennessee State University Small Business Development Center 

SCORE Offices (US Small Business Administration resource partner)

Nashville SCORE Office

Chattanooga SCORE Office 

Memphis SCORE Office 

Local Economic Development Agencies 

Tennessee Small Business Development Center 

Tennessee Small Business Startup Guide

National Association of Women Business Owners Nashville Chapter 

Women's Business Development Center 

National Association of Women Business Owners Metropolitan Memphis Chapter 

Memphis Technical Assistance and Resource Center 

Memphis Contractor Assistance Program 

Governor's Office of Diversity Business Enterprise 

Minority Business Development Agency 

Tennessee Minority Supplier Development Center 

Knoxville Community Development Center 

Southeast Tennessee Development District 

Austin Peay Tennessee Small Business Development Center 

Other Agencies

Expertise.com 

Mid-South Minority Business Council 

Tennessee Central Economic Alliance 

Nashville Minority Business Center 

Office of Minority and Women Business Assistance

Memphis Minority Business Resources 

East Tennessee State University Women's Resource Center 

Tennessee Small Business Resource Guide 

Annuity.org 

Town Square 

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