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Posted by: Stacey Shrader Joslin on Apr 23, 2015

Maria Contreras-Sweet, head of the U.S. Small Business Administration, highlighted immigrant entrepreneurs during a stop in Nashville today, the Nashville Business Journal reports. Contreras-Sweet joined Mayor Karl Dean at Conexion Americas this morning to highlight the city’s efforts to make immigrants feel welcome. Those actions include establishing the Mayor’s Office of New Americans and launching programs to connect immigrants and refugees with government resources. This afternoon, she gave the keynote address at a luncheon hosted by the Latin American Chamber of Commerce.