Is your business ready for the 4th quarter?


Whether you are in retail, manufacturing or a service industry, there are steps you can take to finish your year out strong. We have put together a series of workshops to help you as we move into the 4th quarter and we have consultants waiting to work with you one-on-one.

Re-Thinking Your Restaurant Operations


COVID-19 has dealt a blow to the restaurant industry; according to IBIS World, revenues for both single location full service restaurants and fast food restaurants are expected to decline in 2020. Join restaurant expert and SBDC consultant, Jonathan Kouse to discuss ways to overcome challenges in order to survive and thrive. Jonathan will discuss current … Continue reading Re-Thinking Your Restaurant Operations

Veteran Entrepreneur Group


If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together. – Scott Neil We are calling all veteran entrepreneurs, military spouses and transitioning members to join our Veteran Entrepreneur FaceBook Group.  The goal is to provide each other support, advice, and opportunities for collaboration and to make sure veterans … Continue reading Veteran Entrepreneur Group

Current Ohio Guidelines for Opening Businesses


While the Governor has extended the Stay Safe order until May 29th, incremental openings of businesses are beginning. The goal for Ohioans is to stay safe by continuing to maintain social distancing and heightened hygiene practices but still finding a way forward to restart our economy. TIMELINE FOR OPENINGS: May 1 – All health procedures … Continue reading Current Ohio Guidelines for Opening Businesses

MVSBDC Webinars


We just scheduled another set of webinars designed to help your business through these tough times. We hope you are able to attend some or all of the live webinars, but don’t worry if your schedule won’t permit. We will be posting the recordings after the webinars on our WEBSITE to allow for the most reach. … Continue reading MVSBDC Webinars

Ohio’s Disaster Application Submitted to SBA


Governor DeWine’s office has submitted Ohio’s formal request for the disaster designation. The MVSBDC will begin doing informational webinars beginning tomorrow and webinars to assist with completing the forms beginning on Monday. Watch our website for details. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 18, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 Catherine Sulecki: 614-644-0957 Governor DeWine, Lt. Governor Husted Submit … Continue reading Ohio’s Disaster Application Submitted to SBA