Program held in Macon to help small businesses grow

A program for small business owners begins this month.

The program called GrowSmart will be held 9 a.m.-4p.m. on five Fridays from Sept. 12 through Oct. 10 at the University of Georgia’s Small Business Development Center, 4875 Riverside Drive, Suite 202 in Macon, according to a news release.

The program will give small business owners and senior managers the tools and strategies to grow their businesses. The program is geared toward businesses that have been successful at least two years, have one non-owner employee, and annual revenues of $300,000 or more.

Tuition is $895 per person, and a limited number of scholarships may be available.

For more information, call 478-757-3609.