Small Business Development Center

If you or your business reside in Staten Island or Brooklyn, New York, the SBDC can maneuver you around the obstacles to success.  Through direct counseling, we provide a range of management and technical assistance services to help you grow your business. Get your expert business advice today!

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The New York State Small Business Development Center (NYSBDC)

The Go To Network for Small Business


An initiative from the Staten Island SBDC to showcase the success and achievements in result of the hard work and efforts formed from business relationships with our expert advisors

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Testimonials from our clients

“At the Small Business Development Center you get an amazing level of service and it’s free. There is no need to use a paid consultant.”

“SBDC are the “go to” people for all business matters. They introduced me to government programs that are available and help with business issues about procurement helping me to learn how to do business with government agencies”

“I often call the SBDC and say “what do you think” and they always point me in the right direction to do the right things and go down the right avenue to grow and improve my business.”

“The SBDC was instrumental in helping me get a loan for my business for an expansion project I was working on.”

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SI SBDC and Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce

The Staten Island Small Business Development Center has had a satellite office in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn for the past 4+ years to further extend our services and help starting and growing businesses achieve their goals. In part of being active members of the Brooklyn...

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Starting or Growing a Veteran Owned Business

Are you a Veteran looking to start or grow your business? Transferring and adjusting back to civilian life can be difficult; starting a second career may seem like an even bigger challenge. Veterans have the character, discipline, and skills needed to succeed as small...

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Willowbrook Mile

Willowbrook Mile The College of Staten Island hosted the Groundbreak Ceremony for the Willowbrook Mile on Wednesday, September 14th 2016. The Willowbrook Mile Commemorative Walking Trail is a community partnership to memorialize the former site of the Willowbrook...

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