Results

We succeed when our clients succeed. Businesses assisted by ASBTDC create more jobs and increase sales more than the average business in Arkansas, according to annual economic impact studies.

Over the last decade, ASBTDC clients have an average sales growth 15.9% higher than the average Arkansas business and average employment growth 16.5% higher than the average Arkansas business.

Our clients created 2.7 new jobs per day for a total of 9,807 new jobs over that time span and made $249,612 in new sales per day for a total of more than $911 million in new sales. ASBTDC clients obtained more than $124,000 in financing per day for a total of more than $478.8 million in financing. Additionally, ASBTDC clients generated $46.9 million more in state and $29.1 million more in federal taxes than if they had performed like the average business in the state.

Each year, we assist more than 5,000 people through training and consulting.

Read our client stories to learn how ASBTDC is helping Arkansans fulfill their dreams of business ownership, or see the client profile videos on our YouTube channel.