0521-002 KSU Access to Capital: Loan Application Mastery

Access to Capital: Loan Application Mastery

Wednesday, August 7th
$ 39.00
Access to Capital


In today's dynamic business landscape, securing the right funding is crucial for growth and sustainability.

This specialized course is designed to empower small business owners with the knowledge and skills needed to navigate the complex world of loan applications successfully.

Presenter Antonio Barrios, UGA SBDC Business Consultant and former loan officer, will demystify the loan application process and share insight into what lenders look for and how to present your business in the best light.

Discussion includes:

  • the importance of risk management in the lending process
  • how to assess your business's risk profile
  • key financial concepts essential for loan approval.   

This workshop will explore traditional loans, SBA loans, and non-traditional funding sources and guide you through the pros and cons of each. Join us and learn how to master the loan application process.


Starts in 2 months!


  • Understand the loan approval process
  • Include what lenders are looking for in your proposal 
  • Assess your business's risk profile
  • Identify sources of capital and how to find the right one for you. 


Wednesday, August 7, 2024
10:00 AM to 11:30 AM

Cost: $39.00

This is a Zoom webinar. Upon registration, you will receive your Zoom link via email. 


Antonio Barrios

Antonio Barrios boasts over two decades of multifaceted expertise spanning finance, access to capital, and management. His tenure as a Commercial Lender for Access to Capital for Entrepreneurs and an SBA/Commercial Loan Officer underscores his adeptness in facilitating financial solutions for businesses. Antonio's analytical acumen, honed during his tenure at The Central Bank of Venezuela, enhances his strategic insights in financial planning and economic analysis. Armed with a BS in Economics and an MBA from Kennesaw State University, Antonio has facilitated over $125 million in capital assistance for small businesses during his tenure at the SBDC.

Hosting Center: UGA Small Business Development Center at Kennesaw State University
A Public Service and Outreach unit of the University of Georgia, funded through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. All programs of the UGA SBDC are open to the public on a non-discriminatory basis. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact Carole Arnold at [email protected] or call 470.578.6450