These are unprecedented times as the impacts of COVID-19 continue evolve at such a rapid pace, we want to make sure our clients, employees and community are armed with as many useful and meaningful resources and tools as possible during this time. Here is our response to COVID-19.
Rigby-Slack – Rigby Slack is an Austin based law firm specializing in commercial real estate, business transactions and commercial and product liability litigation. They are Elevate’s trusted legal real estate partner.
Kastner Gravelle – Kaster Gravelle is a business law firm serving emerging growth companies, entrepreneurs and investors in Austin, Texas. They are Elevate’s trusted legal business partner.
Loans & Lines of Credit
SBA Coronavirus Info Center – A wealth of resources from SBA in response to COVD-19. Start here
SBA Disaster Loan Application – Apply online for the COVID-19 Disaster Relief Loan, now available for Texas Business Owners
Silicon Valley Bank – Elevate’s preferred banking partner
Financial Relief Options – A list of what all major banks are currently offering in terms of relief for both personal and business banking customers
Tax & Financial Consulting
Embark – Local accounting consulting firm geared to helping startups and high-growth teams
BKD – National tax and accounting firm that can help with
9Gauge Partners – Austin-based consulting firm ranging in a variety of service offerings.
COVID-19 Impact Calculator – Online Wholesale Merchant, Faire, has built this beautiful financial impact calculator to help business owners understand the potential financial impact COVID-19 will have on their business.
Red Fan Communication – An Austin-based PR firm is offering free-of-charge hour-long conversations with our team to every business owner, founder or executive who needs help managing the COVID-19 crisis. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to set up a call, let them know Elevate sent you.
Integrate Agency – Local full service digital & communications agency, Integrate is helping businesses in need by offering FREE communication/marketing consultation through March 30
Hire A Creative – If you are needing help with social media marketing, pivoting your retail strategy with a new online ordering option, consider hiring a local freelance designer/developer/photographer to help.
Austin Texas Small Business Resources – List of local resources available to owners and operators of small businesses
Austin Chamber COVID-19 Resources – The Austin Chamber list of resources for business owners
SCORE – Austin SCORE certified Mentors are experienced entrepreneurs, corporate managers, and executives with a diverse set of industries and specialties who volunteer their experience and knowledge to help small business owners and entrepreneurs achieve success.
Ncov19.live – Our favorite live data on the spread and growth of COVID-19 broken down by nation and states
US Dept of Treasury – Resources and important updates from the US Dept of Treasury
Coronavirus.gov – for the latest official information from the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Task Force at the White House
CDC – Center for Disease Control and Prevention Official Website
Austin.Gov – Official Austin, Texas Website Response & Updates to COVID-19
Has Your Business Been Affected By COVID-19? Looking For Help With Your Real Estate Strategy?
This is a difficult and confusing time for business owners and operators. Our team of experienced, local experts are here – ready to help you understand your lease, discuss your options and help develop a Real Estate strategy that will help you get back to managing your business. Contact us to speak or virtually meet with a broker today.
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