Ohio Small Business Development Center
Start and Grow Your Business
At the Small Business Development Center at Kent State Tuscarawas, We help you to fast track your business success.
If you are looking for RESULTS-ORIENTED resources for your start-up or to enhance your existing small business, you have come to the right place. We help you every step of the way in your business's start-up, development or growth phases.
Contact us today at 330.308.7479 for a no-obligation consultation. E-mail our Director Steve Schillig at sschil10 [at] kent.edu to get started!
How We Help Small Businesses
Free business counseling
Get business advice from our partnering organizations and experts
Help in securing your business’ funding
We advise and help you locate an SBA lender near you to help fund your business
Federal government contracting
We help you learn how to qualify and win small business government contracts.
Steps to Get Started
You have a great idea. Now, it’s time to transform it into action. You may feel overwhelmed or even intimidated. But, you don’t have to when you follow a few easy steps to making your dream become a reality.
It doesn’t have to be complicated. Planning a budget, choosing a business name and structure and filing the necessary paperwork brings your ideas to life.
MANAGING AND GROWING
Whether you’re just starting out or planning growth - managing your finances and implementing sales and marketing strategies will seem like second-nature when you follow a few, easy steps.
Workshops to Help You Succeed
Take advantage of the many classes, workshops and professional development seminars offered by the Small Business Development Center at Kent State University at Tuscarawas. For more information regarding these workshops, visit www.sbdcksut.org or contact the Ohio Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at 330.308.7522.