Darryl L. DePriest is the seventh presidentially appointed and Senate-confirmed Chief Counsel for the Office of Advocacy.
Prior to joining the Small Business Administration Office of...
Minority-Owned Businesses Make a Significant Economic Contribution
The recently released Minority Business Ownership: Data from the 2012 Survey of Business Owners has shown minority-owned businesses to be resilient in the face of the Great Recession and a key asset to the economy. While minority entrepreneurship has increased, minority-owned businesses still have lower sales and employ fewer people than nonminority businesses on average.