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U.S. Small Business Administration recognizes Parkersburg businessman as an Emerging Leader


Mike Williams, president of iTech of Parkersburg, has been named an Emerging Leader by the United States Small Business Administration.

The Emerging Leaders Initiative is an intensive executive-level series intended to accelerate the growth of high-potential small businesses in America’s underserved cities. Developed by SBA and drawing on the experiences of advisors and business leaders in urban communities across the country, this comprehensive curriculum provides the tools to catapult companies to the next level and help them emerge as a force in their community.

The seven-month course included nearly 100 hours of classroom time. Williams, along with other emerging leaders had the opportunity to work with a network of experienced coaches and mentors, attend specialized workshops, and develop connections with their peers, local leaders and the financial community.

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