Upcoming Programs

Aug 29

Small Business Retirement Plans

11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Discover corportate retirement plans that will help business owners to better understand the various plan types available. Uncover the value of a retirement plan as an employee benefit, combined with the substaintial tax savings it can generate for you and your business.

Sponsor: Morgan Stanley

Sep 3

Monthly Loan Clinic

8:30 - 9:30 am

Whether you're a startup or an established business, there are times when you will need a loan. In this Loan Clinic, you will learn how to prepare for applying for a loan and what information you need to gather. You'll also learn about the services that The Catalyst offers to help guide you through the application process.

Sep 4

How Businesses Use Credit

12:00 - 1:30pm

In this small business finances workshop, you will learn the types of credit available to a small business owner such as lines of credit, credit cards and term loans, as well as financing options from the Small Business Administration.

Sponsor: BBVA Compass

Sep 6

Engage in Entrepreneurship

11:00 am - 1:00 pm

The Engage in Entrepreneurship program is the first step to building your community of support. Discover the importance of communicating your business effectively - so that you never miss an opportunity. This program is designed to give you the assistance and resources you need to be successful in your business venture - from idea to start-up to growth.

Sponsor: Redstone Federal Credit Union

Sep 10

Strong Coffee Strong Women

8:00 - 9:30 am

At Strong Coffee, Strong Women, you will hear inspirational stories from successful women on how they grew professionally, overcame challenges, and got to where they are today.  You will also have the opportunity to network and connect with other strong, resourceful, and highly-productive businesswomen and experts.

 Sponsored by: Fernandez Financial Group


Sep 18

HUBZone Innovation & Technology Showcase (HITS)

1:00pm - 3:00pm
LocationMarshall Training and Education Facility
CostAttendees - FREE ; $50.00 - $100.00 for exhibitors

In September 2019, the HUBZone Innovation & Technology Showcase (HITS) will be the second annual  gathering of tech-based HUBZone companies. At this event HUBZone Companies will showcase their latest products, technologies, and/or solutions.

Sep 20

2019 Mompreneur Event

8:30am – 3:30pm

The 4th Annual Mompreneur Event is designed to educate, encourage, and empower mom entrepreneurs to run successful businesses.  Find support and connect with other like-minded mompreneurs who know exactly what you are living on a daily basis and have the resources to help you grow.



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Please note: Cancellations must be received no later than 24 hours before the event. If you are unable to attend and do not cancel by the deadline, you will not be eligible for a refund. All Catalyst and SBA programs and services are provided to the public on a non-discriminatory basis. The Catalyst reserves the right to use any photograph/video taken at any event without the expressed written permission of those included with the photograph/video. The Catalyst may use the photograph/video in publications or other media material produced, used, or contracted by The Catalyst included but not limited to: brochures, invitations, books, newspapers, magazines, television, websites, etc. Accommodations will be provided to clients with limited English proficiency when requested at least two weeks in advance. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. If you have a complaint or EEO-related questions, please contact Joanne Randolph, Catalyst President & CEO, at 256-428-8190.

Get in Touch

The Catalyst Center for Business & Entrepreneurship
515 Sparkman Drive
Huntsville, AL 35816

Phone: 256-428-8190
Email: info@catalystcenter.org