SBA Bankers Discussed New Small Business Aid at Jan. 26 GABB Meeting
Bankers with expertise in handling SBA loans talked about applying for the next round of Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) funding at the Jan. 26 virtual meeting of the Georgia Association of Business Brokers.
A recording of the meeting is linked here.
GABB Affiliate Representative Kim Eells , Senior Vice President of SBA Business Development at Georgia Primary Bank, spoke along with Thomas Rockwood, Senior Vice President of SBA Lending at Atlantic Capital Bank and Cadence Bank Vice President and SBA Banker Ryan Stoll.
Here’s some PPP background from Kim Eells’ bank, Georgia Primary.
Thomas Rockwood’s bank, Atlantic Capital’s link, has this information.
Ryan Stoll’s bank, Cadence Bank, has posted this information.
Information on Economic Injury Disaster Loans and other information from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.
SBA links to various Coronavirus Relief Options.
The Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) reopened the week of January 11 for new borrowers and certain existing PPP borrowers, according to the U.S. Small Business Association. This round of the PPP continues to prioritize millions of Americans employed by small businesses by authorizing up to $284 billion toward job retention and certain other expenses through March 31, 2021, and by allowing certain existing PPP borrowers to apply for a Second Draw PPP Loan, the SBA says.
PPPSD Revenue Reduction Documentation_2021_01_19
The SBA says a borrower is generally eligible for a Second Draw PPP Loan if the borrower:
- Previously received a First Draw PPP Loan and will or has used the full amount only for authorized uses;
Has no more than 300 employees; and
- Can demonstrate at least a 25% reduction in gross receipts between comparable quarters in 2019 and 2020.
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