AZSBDC honors businesses
The Arizona Small Business Development Center Network (AZSBDC) recently recognized fourteen Arizona small businesses and their accomplishments in 2012. Among the award winners were Hortencia Rosales of Yuma, owner of Mariscos Mar Azul, and David Carrizosa of Mesa, owner of Cellulars Conexion. The AZSBDC Network serves as a resource to assist small businesses throughout the state. During 2012, the Network served 3,177 clients and helped create or retain 1,471 jobs. AZSBDC clients started 352 new businesses last year and created more than $38.6 million in capital.