The UTPB Small Business Development Center offers free, one-on-one, professional business advising services to business owners and entrepreneurs through our 16 county region. Our SBDC advising staff can assist entrepreneurs and small business owners in various stages of the business life cycle: pre-venture or early stage, startup, expansion, growth, and exit at no cost.
The UTPB SBDC is committed to helping small business owners optimize their business strategy for long-term success. Clients will meet with advisors to discuss business planning, goals, financing, management, marketing, training, and more, to support the custom needs of your business.
Update: With COVID-19 restrictions easing within the nation, we are now offering in-person appointments. All clients will be given the option of either face-to-face or virtual.
Business Advising Session
Ready to start your own business? Please click below to register as a new client. An advisor will contact you shortly upon counseling request submission. For existing clients, please contact your current advisor for further small business help. You will have the option of face-to-face, or virtual.
Areas Of Expertise
Our small business advisors have extensive, practical experience to help both new and growing businesses design strategies to make better business decisions and reach their business goals. Did you know that our advisors are certified, small business consultants? Our no-cost advising services focus on key areas that are essential for business growth and sustainability. We provide small business assistance in many areas: