In November 2015, Early Education Business Consultants were featured in an article from the Hampton Roads Chamber of Commerce website. The article was titled "Sixteen Local Early Education Centers Graduate from Small Business Development Center Program." The article opened with:
The Small Business Development Center of Hampton Roads (SBDC) celebrated the graduation of 16 early childhood education centers from the cities of Virginia Beach and Chesapeake on their completion of the intensive Early Education Small Business Mentoring Program. The program, spearheaded by SBDC Business Analyst Lauren Small, is designed to assist childcare centers in improving profitability, increasing enrollment and adopting best business so that they can focus on providing high quality education.