Atlanta mbda business center

Accelerating Minority Business Enterprises since 2004.

IRS Clarifies Tax Implications of PPP Funds General Our friends over at Aprio shared important information: IRS Clarifies Tax Implications of PPP Funds On November 18, 2020, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) issued Revenue Ruling 2020-27 (Ruling) which provides needed clarity on a taxpayers’ ability to deduct eligible expenses for Paycheck Continue Reading Mastering Virtual Employee Engagement During a Pandemic General Mastering Virtual Employee Engagement During a Pandemic ~ a free webinar! Wednesday, December 9, 2020             1 p.m. – 2 p.m. EST        Register here Join us for a one-hour webinar with Theresa Cummings as we discuss Mastering Continue Reading Inner City Capital Connections Training Program Comes to Atlanta General The Atlanta MBDA Centers are proud to announce that 19 MBDA Centers’ clients were selected to participate in the Inner City Capital Connections (ICCC) training program. The Centers partnered with the ICCC Atlanta as an opportunity to strengthen the small Continue Reading The Atlanta MBDA Centers to Appear on Seven Incomes Podcast General Donna M. Ennis, C.P.F.  and the Atlanta MBDA Advanced Manufacturing Center and Business Center Director, will appear on the Seven Incomes podcast to advocate for Minority Business Enterprises (MBEs) and discuss ways to launch a scalable, minority-owned small business and Continue Reading Striving to Support 500 Businesses by 2021 General The Atlanta MBDA Centers are excited to assist the Minority Business Enterprises (MBEs) in the community with ending the year strong! Our programming has evolved to help MBEs strive and advance in the present climate. In addition to the technical assistance, Continue Reading The Future of Business Virtual Series General Take part in The Future of Business Virtual Series with the US Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) - U.S. Department of Commerce on October 16 @2:00pm EDT. The White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (WHIAAPI) invites you to participate in Continue Reading Atlanta MBDA Centers' Client EyeMail Success Story General The Atlanta MBDA Centers team is excited to see our clients pivot and reach new heights of success during these extraordinary times. Many small businesses are publicizing the positive changes happening within their company following COVID-19 to strengthen customer loyalty and Continue Reading

Atlanta MBDA Business Center

The Atlanta Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) Business Center helps Minority Business Enterprises (MBEs) access capital, increase profitability, and scale their businesses.

We are committed to strategically connecting MBEs with innovative opportunities and global partnerships with a goal to scale and strengthen minority businesses while creating jobs in the community. 

Who We serve

We serve Minority Business Enterprises (MBEs) in Georgia, the Southeast, and all around the nation.

Through the Department of Commerce, MBDA, Georgia Tech, our strategic partners, and stakeholders, our MBEs have access to a nationwide community of experts and individuals engaged in technology, innovation, leading-edge business practices, and investing capital.


To provide business and technical assistance that helps new and existing MBEs experience significant growth and sustainability and have a long-term economic impact through the creation of jobs and revenue.


The digital transformation of your organization is the key to its future, and our goal is to help you get connected.
In 2020, our focus shifted to helping Minority Business Enterprises (MBEs) gain access to innovative, technology-driven opportunities.