SBTDC at WCU & UNCA (Small Business and Technology Development Center)

The Small Business and Technology Development Center (SBTDC) is a business and technology extension program of the UNC System. With 16 offices across the state, counselors provide personalized management counseling and education services that help entrepreneurs make their businesses better, create and retain jobs, and improve the economy of North Carolina.

Services: Business Consulting, Coaching, Training, Staffing & Admin Support


The Small Business and Technology Development Center (SBTDC) has helped North Carolina businesses grow and create new jobs since 1984. We provide management counseling and educational services to small and mid-sized businesses. Most of our services are free of charge, and all are confidential. By providing entrepreneurs with the tools they need to build and grow successful businesses, the SBTDC positively impacts NC’s economy. Learn how we can help your business

Are you an aspiring entrepreneur? In our FREE four week long cohort program Taking the Leap participants learn about different aspects of starting a business, including identifying potential markets, creating a business model, and developing a go-to-market strategy. You’ll work with mentors and peers in fun breakout activities designed to help strengthen your business ideas and prepare you for success. More information about Taking the Leap

Ready to connect with a no-fee, confidential business counselor? Sign up for SBTDC business coaching

Address: 46 Haywood St, Asheville, NC 28801, USA
Phone: (828) 251-6025
Service Areas: Alexander, All / Not Applicable, Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Macon, Madison, McDowell, Mitchell, NC - Other, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, Yancey

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