Small Business Saturday

Small Business Saturday is celebrated annually on the Saturday after Thanksgiving. Small Business Saturday was started by America Express. As a small business owner, you can get free marketing materials including free in-store signage, social media posts, and email templates to help you promote your business. To see if your business qualifies go here.


Small Business Milwaukee

Small Business Milwaukee is a website that supports the use of social media in small business in a local environment. Small Businesses in Milwaukee and surrounding areas can advertise locally through the website and on social media, with some options being free. For more information visit: Small Business Milwaukee

Milwaukee Small Business Week

Small businesses play a critical role in Milwaukee’s economy and Milwaukee Small Business Week is an effort to celebrate their accomplishments and contributions to our city. Mosaic Communications, the City of Milwaukee’s Office of Small Business Development and Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett launched this important initiative in 2012 and it continues to grow every year. Milwaukee Small Business week is usually held in the beginning of June.

Milwaukee Day

Milwaukee Day is a movement dedicated to celebrating the city we love, while inspiring positive, proactive action each April 14 – or 4/14. We aim to create a platform for Milwaukee to celebrate, interact and create a better city at a grassroots level. In the spirit of Milwaukee’s unique DIY history, we choose to celebrate the things that make our city great and to inspire the efforts that will make our city a better place to live, work and call home.

National Mom and Pop Business Owners Day

Small businesses are a vital part of the United States economy.  These businesses are not always appreciated, as they should be, for the vital role that they play.  We can show them their much deserved appreciation on National Mom and Pop Business Owners Day which is on March 29th.

National Small Business Week

Every year since 1963, the President of the United States has issued a proclamation announcing National Small Business Week, which recognizes the critical contributions of America’s entrepreneurs and small business owners.More than half of Americans either own or work for a small business, and they create about two out of every three new jobs in the U.S. each year.

Small Business Owner’s Day

Actually, there is not a day yet for Small Business Owner’s Day. Just about everyone else has a day, but not Small Business Owners. Who wants to start one?