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"...Paragon makes the complicated, easy."
Crissy Manwaring, Owner Manwaring Innovations LLC
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Welcome to The Paragon Group

Thanks for stopping by, we are so glad you are here and hope that you find value, and perhaps a little spark of curiosity too while you are visiting.

The Paragon Group is a boutique business development firm bridging the gap for small, minority, and women-owned businesses as well as private and public sector entities. Small, diverse business owners are looking for opportunities for new business, contracts, and opportunities. Private and public sector entities are seeking small, diverse business owners to provide the goods and services they need. That is where we BRIDGE THE GAP!! What exactly does that mean?? For small, woman and minority-owned firms seeking to do business with private and public sector entities that may have a DBE or Diversity Program, diverse business certification is the key that will unlock the door to those opportunities. The Paragon Group provides a few areas of support and services to ensure that the Small, Women or Minority-Owned firms are ready, willing, and able to build the relationships, have the capacity to perform, and the resources to be successful. Visit our Solutions page to learn more about the services we provide and how we may be able to serve you!



The Paragon Group is proud to be a consulting partner with the Nevada Department of Transportation providing supportive services to their certified DBE's.

For more information about the DBE program, certification, and supportive services or The Resource Center, please contact us today!!! 

Get the latest news and happenings for the NDOT's DBE Supportive Service Program with the Roadmap to DBE Success Newsletter!!  

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At Paragon, our priority is YOU and YOUR business; to help you and your organization grow.  To build capacity and relationships that will benefit organizations both internally and externally.  As our client, you will receive our personal service, when you are successful, we are successful.


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08/08/2018 -
Check out the highlights of the Roadmap to Success Newsletter . . . 

07/13/2018 -
What a great Roadmap to DBE Success workshop we had on Thursday, July 12th. This is a part of the DBE Supportive Services program, we work to share about becoming DBE/SBE Certified and how certification can connect you with opportunities. Along with the 7 keys to accelerate the growth of your business and building resources and collaborations. We had some great business owners, emerging and established now equipped with their roadmap to DBE success!!    The next workshop is scheduled for August 9th, registration available at

08/07/2017 - Christy Echols
Accelerate Growth is a training program of Paragon Development Group, a boutique business development group and is designed for the small, diverse (woman & minority) business owner. 1. Learn the keys to accelerate growth for your organization. 2. How to create new opportunities with certification (WBE/MBE/DBE/SBE/ESB/WOSB/EDWOSB) 3. Connect with Community resources and identify new strategies with collaboration Christy Echols, founder of Paragon Development Group has worked directly with small, woman & minority firms as a business development consultant and certification specialist. Over the years in working with small, diverse business owners, most all, had the same barriers to overcome in their business. We have identified those barriers and have created the Accelerate Growth Training Program designed uniquely for small, diverse business owners. Finding the right pace is key to accelerate growth! If you are a small, woman or minority business owner looking to accelerate growth in your business, join us for this engaging seminar, designed just for you! Additional details and information will be forth-coming. $20 Registration Register online at Scrumptious breakfast & coffee included with registration.

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phone: 702.839.4647
fax: 702.273.3479