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UHV SBDC named top partner by Victoria Chamber

UHV SBDC named top partner by Victoria Chamber
Staff at the University of Houston-Victoria Small Business Development Center are recognized Dec. 7 by the Victoria Chamber of Commerce as the December 2011 Small Business Partner of the Month. The award is given to one of the chamber’s small business members who have demonstrated support for the organization. The UHV SBDC was recognized for its work forming a supportive network for small business owners in Victoria through its trainings, workshops and individual business assistance. From left are Lindsay Young, SBDC business adviser; Jean Smith, SBDC training coordinator; Randy Vivian, Victoria Chamber of Commerce president; Joe Humphreys, SBDC director; and Lisa Barr, SBDC senior business adviser.

The University of Houston-Victoria, located in the heart of the Coastal Bend region, offers courses leading to more than 65 bachelor’s and master’s degree programs and concentrations in the schools of Arts & Sciences, Business Administration, Education & Human Development, and Nursing. UHV provides face-to-face classes at its Victoria campus as well as teaching sites in Fort Bend and Harris counties, and online classes that students can take from anywhere. Since its founding in 1973, UHV has provided students with a quality university education from excellent faculty at an affordable price.