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Small business taking what Uncle Sam’s giving

Apr 05, 2020 - The Dallas Morning News

Ultimate Ventures, an event planning company in Dallas, managed to keep its business rolling after 9/11, when travel slumped deeply nationwide, and after the Great Recession, when company revenue fell 35%.

The coronavirus economy is a different threat altogether.

Revenue was minimal last month, is projected to be near zero in April, and isn’t expected to pick up for months. The company is optimistically rebooking canceled events for the fall. That’s a long time to float without m...