ENTREPRENEURIAL & SMALL BUSINESS SERVICES
Our knowledgeable business advisors are experienced in a variety of business topics and understand how to start and do business in Oregon. We can support you with valuable and relevant advice at every stage of your business venture and connect you to other valuable resources.
Our classes, workshops and programs will help you sharpen your business skills with useful information on a particular topic. Sign up for a class today!
BUSINESS TOOLS & RESEARCH
We help you understand your market and uncover new opportunities to deliver products and services. Gain access to data and information generally unaffordable or unavailable.
A dedicated advisor can conduct an in-depth business assessment, including an onsite visit, to evaluate and implement opportunities to create sustainable growth.
Want sell your products internationally and are overwhelmed or confused by the process? Get help from the Global Trade Center to plan and manage your global business, find the right markets, export your products and get paid.
ACCESS TO CAPITAL
Our Capital Access Team (CAT) provides loan packaging, financial analysis, finance strategies, and lender relations to businesses statewide.
"My dream of owning a business that contributes to the community is a reality today because of the assistance and support I continue to receive from SBDC"
- Rachel McDaid, Owner/Operator
"SBDC provided tremendous education, support and advice on how to get my business off the ground. I wouldn't be where I am today without their help. "
Kevin Barrett, Owner/Operator
“I participated in the SBM Program for 3 years and it has been a wonderful experience for our business and for me personally.”
-Kate James, Owner and Operator
The Oregon Small Business Development Centers are partially funded by the US Small Business Administration (SBA) and the Oregon Business Development Department. Primary funding for the Lane SBDC is provided by Lane Community College.
Lane is an AA/EEO/Veterans/Disabilities Employer. All services provided on a non-discriminatory basis.