Small Business Development Center

Helping Start and Grow Small Businesses

The Wisconsin Small Business Development Center is a statewide network supporting entrepreneurs and business owners through no-cost, confidential consulting and targeted educational programs. Regional SBDC experts facilitate improvement and growth for small and emerging mid-size companies and help launch successful new enterprises.

Existing Businesses: Do you need counseling services for growth and expansion? Please fill out an electronic Assistance Request Form.

Aspiring Entrepreneurs and Startups: Do you need help getting started? Please explore the programs for starting a business as well as the free resources, listed below.

Wisconsin SBDC Network Core Services:

  • Business planning and startup
  • Management and strategic planning
  • Finance and capital access
  • Marketing and sales growth
  • Financial management

 2014 Business Consulting Impacts

Wisconsin SBDC Network

  • 2315 Clients served
  • 163 Businesses Started
  • 473 Jobs Created/Retained
  • $47,107,360 in Capital Infusion to small business

Milwaukee SBDC

  • 312 Clients Served
  • 12 Businesses Started
  • 82 Jobs Created/Retained
  • $2,170,514 in Capital Infusion to Small Businesses

Receive specific help and resources for your business or idea. Click the link above to get started!