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U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA)
Tennessee District Office

Name: United States Small Business Administration (SBA), Tennessee District Office
Address: 555 Beale Street
Memphis TN 38103
Telephone: 901 526-9300
Fax: 901 525-3201
Web Site: www.sba.gov
Days Open: Monday through Friday
Hours Open: 8:00-5:00
Director: Saundra A. Jackson
Contact: Saundra A. Jackson
Eligibility: Any person living in the state of Tennessee  that is seeking to open a business or management and technical assistance.
Fee: Clients are not charged a fee for services.  Occasionally, however, there may be fees associated with various courses, seminars, or workshops offered by the SBA.  In these cases, individuals will be notified.
Services: The SBA's programs and services can guide you through each stage of building a successful business.  Through partnerships, SBA services include:
  • Financial Assistance through Loan Guarantees
  • Management and Technical Assistance through counseling and training
  • Access to federal contracts through procurement programs
  • Surity Bond Guarantees
  • ...and much more
Publications: Various guides that assist individuals creating business plans.