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Queens-LaGuardia Small Business Development Center

Serving Queens County

Make an appointment for counseling:
Call (718) 482-5303 or use
our online form

Center Success Story:
Cesco Lenin Costas of Don Ceviche

We think New York is great for small business -- and so do our clients.

Since our start in 2001, the expert advisors of the Queens-LaGuardia SBDC have worked directly with 8,464 businesses, helping them to invest $132,263,711 in the area's economy, and create or save 3,579 jobs.

If you or your business reside in New York, the SBDC can maneuver you around the obstacles to success.  Among other things, we help our clients:

  • understand the importance of a business plan
  • discover sources of funding
  • prepare for e-commerce
  • identify avenues for exporting goods & services
  • develop marketing plans
  • assess an invention’s viability
  • comply with licensing & regulations

And thanks to our partners in the public and private sectors, our services are free of charge.

Contacting the Queens-LaGuardia SBDC:

Center: (718) 482-5303
Fax: (718) 609-2091

LaGuardia Community College
30-20 Thomson Avenue
Long Island City, NY 11101  

Directions to the center

Director: Rosa Figueroa

Email Address:

Hrs. of Operation:


Outreach Offices:
Queens College Outreach
Queens College/CUNY
64-19 Kissena Boulevard, Kissena Hall 1
Flushing, NY 11367 - 1597
Phone: 718-570-0821