Small Business Development Centers (SBDCs) The Small Business Development Center at Cleveland State University serves the Cuyahoga County business community with services including, but not limited to:
|Consulting and Technical Assistance|
|Access to Capital Financing||Problem Solving · Business Plans|
|Loan Package Development||Marketing Strategies|
|Financial Wellness Checks||Financial and Cost Analysis|
|Sale/Purchase of Businesses||Business Valuation|
|Local/Regional/National||Associations, Trade Shows, and Demographic data|
|Publications||Industry Financial Standards|
|New Market Channels||Industry Trends|
|Market Penetration Studies|
All services are free and confidential.
Assistance from an SBDC is available to anyone interested in beginning a small business for the first time or improving or expanding an existing small business.
The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) in the Monte Ahuja College of Business at Cleveland State University is one of 41 funded SBDCs throughout Ohio. Our center provides no-cost, confidential, in-depth, one-on-one counseling for businesses that will or currently employ under 500 employees. Additional services include training, e-counseling, quality-based assessments, technical assistance, loan packaging guidance, and information on federal, state, and local re gulations and programs.
For more information or to make an appointment with a business adviser, contact Jim Kraft, SBDC Director Monte Ahuja College of Business, at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 216-359-0220.
The Small Business Development Center of Ohio (SBDC) program is funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. The SBDC program is also funded in part by the Ohio Department of Development.