Russell Toone,  Federal Contact Consultant
University of Tennessee Center for Industrial Services Center
605 Airways Blvd., Suite 109
Jackson, TN 38301

(731) 425-4777

 russell.toone@tennessee.edu

Expertise:  Knows the key players who can help you and knows Federal Contracting:  GSA schedules, federal certifications - 8(a), HUBZone, Woman-Owned, Veterans and Disabled Veterans

Small Business Owners -- new and experienced - often need special help to grow their business.   The Jackson Madison County African American of Commerce (fhoward@jmcaacc.org / 731-424-2030) is pleased to help members and nonmembers.   On July 15, 2017, we hosted our first West Tennessee Business Showcase and Economic Development Conference.   The more we learn, the more we know that there are others willing to help you become successful.   One of our best members is the Tennessee District Office of the U.S. Small Business Administration.   For free training, consultation and the kind of hands-on support you need to improve your business, contact any of these resources. Or call JMCAACC at (731) 424-2030 or  (901) 827-0836 with any questions..  

Tennessee Department of Transportation

-  Small Business Development Program

Florence Howard, Executive Director

Jackson Madison County African American Chamber

351 North Royal, Suite C

Jackson, TN 38301

(731) 424-2030

fhoward@jmcaacc.org

BUSINESS SUPPORT RESOURCES

Eric S. Terrell, Senior Area Manager
U.S. Small Business Administration
Clark Tower  17th Floor Suite 1701
5100 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN 38137

(901) 494-6906

eric.terrell@sba.gov

State of Tennessee Governor's Office of Business Diversity  State Certification

Parker Stewart, Executive Director

Veterans Business Outreach Center

Mississippi State University

60 Technology Blvd., Suite 105D        

Starkville, MS 39759

(662) 325-4990 

jps274@msstate.edu
 vboc@business.msstate.edu 

Rory T. Thomas, Executive Director

Small Business Development Center

Southwest Tennessee Community College

8800 East Shelby Drive, Ste. 112

Memphis, TN 38125

(901) 333-5085

rthomas@tsbdc.org


JACKSON MADISON COUNTY 

AFRICAN AMERICAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE