Meda offers economic development services in three areas: business expertise, financing, and corporate and government market opportunities
We offer minority-owned businesses advanced expertise in business development. As an original service of Meda, our consulting services have grown to include multiple specialties.
We serve businesses at varied stages of growth and across a variety of industries.
During the 2012 program year, Meda served 506 minority business enterprises through informational resources. Further, 133 companies received individualized support(defined as 3 or more hours of direct service) for business development. This included helping eleven companies move from concept to launch. On the other end of the spectrum, we helped “established” companies scale their businesses.
Whatever the needs of the company, we helped them emerge stronger in the market place.
SAME STORE COMPARISON
Meda has tracked business statistics for our clients, providing same store comparison of 101 companies served in 2011 and then again in 2012. In one year,
our clients realized:
3% average increase in revenues
13% average increase in overall number of employees.
28% increase in minority employment