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Meet the Staten Island SBDC Team

The SI SBDC Team

Since 1993, the Staten Island Small Business Development Center (SBDC) has been providing world class business expertise to the SME community. By providing customized solutions through advisement, education, research and advocacy, the SBDC encourages start-up entrepreneurs and engages established businesses to reach their full potential.

 

With offices covering the entire 11th Congressional District in Staten Island and South Brooklyn, the SI SBDC is here to help you with your small business needs at any point in your venture. Continue below to read about the staff.

Be sure to make an appointment for a one-on-one consultation or visit the calendar for upcoming events!

 

 

An Award Winning Staff

Throughout the years, the Staten Island SBDC staff has been recognized for their valued efforts in the small business community on many levels.

 

Dean L. Balsamini, Sr.

Dean L. Balsamini, Sr.

Director

Megan Ernst

Megan Ernst

Office Manager

Christine Purelis

Christine Purelis

Business Advisor

Edward Piszko

Edward Piszko

Senior Certified Business Advisor

George Telmany

George Telmany

Senior Certified Business Advisor

Joseph Bottega

Joseph Bottega

Business Advisor

Joseph Muller

Joseph Muller

Business Advisor

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