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Economic Development Tennessee Valley Authority
Name: Economic Development
Tennessee Valley Authority
Address: 50 North Front Street
Suite 550
Memphis TN 38103
Telephone: 901 577-2610
Fax: 901-577-2620
Website: www.tvaed.gov
Days Open: Monday-Friday
Hours Open: 8:00-5:00
Director: Spencer Sessions, Economic Development Specialist
Contact: Spencer Sessions, Economic Development Specialist
Chuck Marquis, Economic Development Specialist
Purpose: To encourage and assist the growth of entrepreneurship.
Eligibility: Small business concerns owned and controlled by socially and economically disadvantaged individuals including Black Americans, Hispanic Americans, Native Americans, and other minorities.
Fees: No fee.
Services:
  • Coordinate with other economic development agencies such as Urban League, Memphis Economic Development Center, as well as federal, state, and local government. Try to send person to appropriate resource for their needs.
  • Loans: Shareholder in West Tennessee Venture Capital, TVA multimillion dollar loan fund. For specifics on loans, see Regional Manager.
  • Financial Assistance Program for business and community development.
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