Ohio Small Business Development Center

We're Here for You Every Step of the Way!
Pick up the phone, or send us an email to find out how easy it is to get started on making your business dream into a reality!

Stephen Schillig (right)
SBDC Director

Steve Schillig has been with the SBDC since May 2008. Before that, he spent 28 years in the banking and finance industry, with a concentration in commercial lending. Part of his career was spent as a CFO for a serial entrepreneur. Steve serves as a board member of the Tuscarawas County Chamber of Commerce and a member of the Business Factory in Tuscarawas County. He and his wife, Theresa, are the parents of two children.

Joe Belinsky (left)
Certified Business Advisor (c)

Joe Belinsky has a lifetime of being an entrepreneur, and working with over 3,000 entrepreneurs globally. In addition, he has written and/or delivered over 60 courses, with several clients. He has been an Assistant Professor with Kent State, Tri C, the University of Akron, as well as King Saud University in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Joe wants to be able to advise and work with you!

To get started, for more information, or to schedule and appointment:

Contact Steve Schillig by email at sschil10@kent.edu or by phone at 330.308.7479

Contact Joe Belinsky by email at jbelins1@kent.edu or by phone at 330.308.7523

For your first meeting with Steve Schillig, download and complete the form below.

Bring it with you to your initial meeting or email a completed form to sschil10@kent.edu

Request for Consultation Form