The Napa Valley College Small Business Development Center (SBDC) was
recently awarded the SBDC Team Award for highest economic impact for
Northern California, and has been recognized by the Northern California
SBDC regional network for outstanding performance in 2011, a news
The SBDC Team Award was presented to Napa Valley College
SBDC for providing the highest economic impact in Northern California
and the Bay Area.
Beth Pratt, Napa Valley College Career Technical
Education and Workforce Development director, and the SBDC team accepted
the award during the All-Network Conference held in Berkeley on Feb. 3.
It was attended by more than 150 SBDC affiliates and business representatives from Northern California.
"I’m extremely proud that our SBDC, which is the smallest
in the region, has been recognized as providing the highest assistance
to our local communities,” Pratt said. "This is a testament to the great
team of business advisers that we have at Napa SBDC and the solid
partnerships we have with our business community.”