About Missy Logan

Missy Logan is no stranger to the transformative nature of marketing. With over 16 years of professional experience with digital platforms, Missy brings the industry’s best practices to the work of mapping out the association’s marketing strategies. Serving as the Director of Marketing at the Small Business Investor Alliance (SBIA), Missy takes the lead in bringing a higher level of brand awareness and nurturing customer experience for all of SBIA’s members and industry stakeholders.

SBIA Update 1st Issue

SBIA is pleased to announce SBIA Update, a new way to stay up-to-date on the latest industry news, SBIA member information, and policies that impact the lower middle market.  Below are a few articles featured in this edition of SBIA Update. For the full news update, please refer to the SBIA Update email in your inbox.

2019 National Summit for Middle Markets Funds Breaks Records

The 2019 National Summit for Middle Market Funds scheduled for October 6 – 8, 2019 at the luxurious venue, The Breakers, in Palm Beach, Florida is the not-to-miss event of the year for lower middle market professionals and investors. Breaking last year’s record, the premier networking event sold-out before August 1st, one month sooner than

SBIA Welcomes Keynote Speaker, Isaac Lidsky

2019 National Summit for Middle Market Funds  Keynote Speaker: Small Business Investor Alliance (SBIA) is excited to welcome Isaac Lidsky, a well-respected author, speaker, and entrepreneur, as the Tuesday keynote speaker for the 2019 National Summit for Middle Market Funds. Scheduled to present on the morning of October 8th, Lidsky will discuss Lead is to

SBIA Welcomes 10 Additional New Members in 2019

2019 New Members Small Business Investor Alliance (SBIA) is excited to welcome ten (10) new members, increasing the new member count for 2019 to twenty-two (22). By joining SBIA, each organization has strengthened their stride to promote investments and growth in the middle market. As the go-to association for advocacy, networking, and support, members access a

SBIA Welcomes Keynote Speaker, Greg Williams from WIRED

2019 National Summit for Middle Market Funds  Keynote Speaker: Small Business Investor Alliance (SBIA) is excited to welcome Greg Williams, the editor-in-chief of WIRED, as the Monday keynote speaker for the 2019 National Summit for Middle Market Funds. Scheduled to present on the morning of October 7th, Greg will discuss A.I. The Fourth Industrial Revolution-Transforming Businesses

SBIA in the News

      Last week, our president, Brett Palmer, was featured in American Banker’s article, SBA blamed for flagging small-business investment program by John Reosti. Read the full article.   Posted with permission from the August 07, 2019 issue of American Banker®. SBIA is the voice and advocate for the lower middle market. Go to www.SBIA.org/about to

SBIA Supports New Legislation Supporting Investment In US Manufacturing

Earlier this week,  U.S. Senators Chris Coons (D-Del.), Tim Scott (R-S.C.), Cory Gardner (R-Colo.), and Jacky Rosen (D-Nev.) introduced the Strengthening Investment to Grow Manufacturing in America (SIGMA) Act, bipartisan legislation to support loan programs and investment in US manufacturing. Quick Background: Loan programs such as SBA’s Small Business Investment Company (SBIC), 7(a), and 504

SBIA Members Among Inc’s Top 50 Private Equity Firms List

Last week, Inc.'s released a list of 50 private equity firms with a track record of successfully backing entrepreneurs.  We are excited to announce that among that list of “business builders,” three are SBIA members. The three private equity firms have invested in founder-led companies. Learn more about the SBIA members that made Inc.’s 50

Investing in Qualified Opportunity Funds (QOFs)

SBIA Comment Letter to: U.S. Department of the Treasury Internal Revenue Service July 1, 2019 Investing in Qualified Opportunity Funds (QOFs) On behalf of its membership, the Small Business Investor Alliance (“SBIA”) is pleased to submit comments in response to the second round of proposed rulemaking under new Section 1400Z-2 of the Internal Revenue Code

Small Business Investor Alliance to Testify Before Senate Small Business Committee

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Tonnie Wybensinger Small Business Investor Alliance (202) 628-5055 press@sbia.org   Small Business Investor Alliance to Testify Before Senate Small Business Committee SBIA to Testify That SBICs Are a Robust Source of Job Creation WASHINGTON, D.C. (June 26, 2019) – The Small Business Investor Alliance (SBIA) today announced that its President, Brett