Business Assistance

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Please fill out this form to be contacted by our Economic Development staff with a personalized plan on how we can help support your business.

Free Business Counseling

One of the services offered through the Department of Economic Development is no-cost, confidential, one-on-one business counseling through the Small Business Development Center (SBDC).

The Southern Region Small Business Development Center (SBDC) helps new and existing business owners with resources and information that support long-term success. The SBDC delivers its services primarily through low-cost workshops and free, confidential, one-on-one counseling in the areas of:

  • 8(a) and MBE Certifications
  • Business Plan Development and Review
  • Demographic Information
  • Financial Analysis
  • Loan Packaging
  • Marketing Plan
  • Permits / Licenses
  • Start-up
  • Strategic Planning