News & Press Releases

17 April 2018

NY SBDC Client Paradox Brewery Breaks Ground as part of Governor's "Gateway to the Adirondacks" Project

The Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) held a groundbreaking celebration on April 11 featuring Paradox Brewery, as part of the Governor's "Gateway to the Adirondacks" project, and part of the State's Adventure NY initiative to enhance access to state lands and connect New Yorkers to nature and the outdoors. An estimated $25 million in public/private resources have been committed to the project to date. Paradox Brewery, a client of the NY Small Business Development Center (SBDC), was the first private investor to join the project.

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13 April 2018

Start, Grow, Succeed: Insider’s Secrets from America’s Leading Small Business Guru and America’s SBDC Network

In honor of National Small Business Week, America's SBDC Network will be hosting a very special live event for small businesses and entrepreneurs looking for free advice from industry experts. The Facebook Live event will feature the expertise and experience of author, speaker, entrepreneur and USA Today columnist Rhonda Abrams AND tips and tricks from America’s #1 small business resources, America’s SBDC Advisors.

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11 April 2018

NYSBDC 2017 Annual Report is now available

Learn about NYSBDC activities in 2017 and discover small business success stories from all around New York State.

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6 April 2018

Mobile business owners think outside the brick-and-mortar box

Erica Chase-Gregory, regional director of the Small Business Development Center at Farmingdale State College, said mobile businesses are in demand, partly because they provide a service for busy consumers who are “only getting busier.”

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22 March 2018

Small business aid celebrated with visit to sugarhouse

The North Country Small Business Development Center and the Syracuse District of the U.S. Small Business Association recognized the National Small Business Development Center Center Day with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the Black Rooster Maple sugarhouse in Keene.

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19 March 2018

#SBDCDay is Wednesday, March 21, 2018

SBDC Day unites the nearly 1,000 SBDC centers across the country and the hundreds of thousands of clients they serve by sharing, in real time, the success stories and notable impacts SBDCs collectively have on the small business community at large. Learn more about the special events at several NYSBDC locations.

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2 March 2018

Fort Drum Soldiers, Family Members learn business-building strategies to begin their next careers

At Fort Drum, soldiers and their family members have the opportunity to learn how to start their own businesses. Robin Stephenson, of the Watertown SBDC, instructs Boots 2 Business and Build Your Own Business classes at Fort Drum, offering veterans business planning guidance.

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