Small Business Support

Small Business Seminar, December 2017

Missed the Small Business Seminar? View the presentations below!

Lisa Becher, Small Business Development Center Consultant, Northwest State Community College, Owner of Putt Putt Golf & Games  SBA: Business Basics: How to Start, Plan and Grow Your Business

Dennis Miller, Maumee Valley Planning Organization MVPO: RLF & CDBG Gap Financing Opportunities

Ryan Miller, First Federal Bank First Federal Bank: Small Business Loan Programs

Ohio Business Central

Want to start a business online and have no idea where to start? Ohio Business Central is an online resource center, dedicated to helping you start and manage your business online. It provides free state-level information needed to get started or continue on your entrepreneurial journey.

Check out the business publications available online from the Ohio Secretary of State!

Northwest Ohio Small Business Development Center

WEDCO partners with the Small Business Development Center and Northwest State Community College to provide small business owners and entrepreneurs with resources to support their efforts to initiate or expand their businesses. You can turn to the Northwest Ohio SBDC for help with all these and more:

  • Business Plan Development
  • Financial Analysis
  • Marketing
  • Accounting and Bookkeeping
  • Strategic Planning

Northwest Ohio SCORE

SCORE is the nation’s largest network of volunteer, expert business mentors, with more than 10,000 volunteers in 300 chapters.

As a resource partner of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), SCORE has helped more than 10 million entrepreneurs through mentoring, workshops and educational resources since 1964.

Phone: 419-259-7598

2200 Jefferson Ave, 1st fl
Toledo, OH 43604


Lisa Becher, MBA, SBDC Consultant
Ohio Small Business Development Centers
(419) 267-1361

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