News and Announcements
California Small Business Development Centers have a tremendous impact on the individual communities they serve, as well as the economy of California as a whole. In 2012, California SBDC's helped client businesses add more than 5,000 new jobs and retain more than 3,200 existing jobs.
Humboldt State University business senior Melanie Barnett has been awarded a $1,000 scholarship by Business Matchmaking, a California non-profit that links small business suppliers with state and federal buyers.
SACRAMENTO – According to a recently completed annual report, California Small Business Development Centers are reporting substantial small business growth in 2011 – helping entrepreneurs create 5,900 new jobs and retain an additional 3,200 jobs that were previously slated for elimination.
SAN FRANCISCO - San Francisco Small Business Development Center’s Charles Spencer and Tom Camerato have been recognized by the Northern California SBDC Regional Network for their outstanding performance in 2011.
SACRAMENTO — The California Small Business Development Center (SBDC) network has hired Michele Gault as its new statewide director of outreach and partnerships in Sacramento.
OAKLAND — The Northern California Small Business Development Center (NorCal SBDC) regional network has hired James Alva as its new strategic initiatives director.
SAN JOSE — Silicon Valley Small Business Development Center’s Gail Buettgenback has been recognized by the National Association of Small Business Development Centers (ASBDC) for her outstanding performance in 2010/11.
BAKERSFIELD — On May 26, California Small Business Development Centers will present the Next Steps for Small Business event to Bakersfield small businesses in a no-cost, professional development road show bringing entrepreneurs the latest tips and techniques to maximize their access to... more
Humboldt State University, a Lead Small Business Development Center in the California State University system, is part of a new CSU agreement with the California Small Business Development Center Network to augment backing of the state’s small businesses.
EUREKA – Humboldt County has long been known for its picturesque ocean vistas and towering Redwood trees, but an emerging identity as a haven for specialty food and agriculture is breaking through the fog and Humboldt County economic development partners are already seeing the fruits of their... more