Fraud Friday – SBA Ignored Fraud Risk in PPP Loans Says SBA Inspector General

May 27, 2022 Delaney SextonContributing Editor Fraud Friday – SBA Ignored Fraud Risk in PPP Loans Says SBA Inspector General “SBA did not have an organizational structure with clearly defined roles, responsibilities, and processes to manage and handle potentially fraudulent PPP loans. In addition, the agency did not establish a centralized entity to design, lead,…

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Coleman Movers & Shakers – Tina Townsend, Josh Rawls, and Rick Sayward

May 26, 2022 Delaney SextonContributing Editor Coleman Movers & Shakers – Tina Townsend, Josh Rawls, and Rick Sayward John Marshall Bank Hires Tina Townsend as a Business Development Officer “Bringing Tina’s community-driven style of banking to the John Marshall Bank team will help support the vibrant DC market. Her experience serving in various leadership roles…

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C-Suite Wednesday – Is SBA Doing Their Job? Asks Congress

May 25, 2022 Delaney SextonContributing Editor C-Suite Wednesday – Is SBA Doing Their Job? Asks Congress Even with the major increases in SBA lending throughout the pandemic, almost 60% of small business owners did not have their capital needs met. The House Committee on Small Business held a hearing reviewing the management of the Office…

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SBA Hot Topic Tuesday – SBA is Compliant with 7(a) Guaranty Purchases

May 24, 2022 Delaney SextonContributing Editor SBA Hot Topic Tuesday – SBA is Compliant with 7(a) Guaranty Purchases Improper payments occur when a lender submits for a guaranty purchase and is approved, but the Office of Inspector General later reviews the guaranty purchase and makes a determination that there was a mistake and the payment…

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C-Suite Wednesday – SBA Launches the T.H.R.I.V.E. Training Program for Small Business Leaders

May 18, 2022 Delaney SextonContributing Editor C-Suite Wednesday – SBA Launches the T.H.R.I.V.E. Training Program for Small Business Leaders “T.H.R.I.V.E. Emerging Leaders Reimagined initiative will provide up-and-coming small business leaders with tools, knowledge, and access to the best and the brightest minds in economic development to help them accelerate their growth and help them become…

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