WRITTEN BY: ROSHEIKA GRANT
Chief Executive Officer, Jamaica Business Development Corporation (JBDC), Valerie Veira (second right), signs memoranda of understanding (MOUs) with (from left) University of Technology Vice President, Professor Colin Gyles; Small Business Development Centre Network Manager, JBDC, Dionne Palmer, and Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts Vice-Principal, Administration & Resource Development, Kerry-Ann Henry, at the JBDC, in Kingston, on October 1
- The Jamaica Business Development Corporation (JBDC) has signed three memoranda of understanding (MOUs) for the establishment of three new Small Business Development Centres (SBDCs).
- The MOUs were signed at the JBDC’s corporate office in Kingston on Tuesday, October 1, with the College of Agriculture, Science and Education (CASE); University of Technology (UTech); and Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts.
- SBDCs are the central source of technical and managerial support for micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) locally.