sbdc

Business Consulting

Santa Barbara County Small Business Development Center

The Santa Barbara County Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is part of the Ventura County EDC-SBDC, the Los Angeles Regional Network, and the national Small Business Administration (SBA). We provide individualized no-cost business counseling to help you start and grow your business, secure funding, increase sales, and create and retain jobs.

America’s SBDCs Create Economic Impact

Check out our latest annual results:

jobs
businesses
financing
sales

America’s SBDCs work with business owners to create 98,660 jobs.

America’s SBDCs work with business owners to start 17,207 businesses.

America’s SBDCs work with business owners to obtain $4.85 billion in financing.

America’s SBDCs work with business owners to generate $7.1 billion in new sales at a rate of 4x faster than our nation’s average.

Within the South Central Coast Region, We Have Two Locations to Serve You

We help businesses get results. Contact us to explore how our business advisors can help you start and grow your business.

Santa Barbara County

Hosted by Santa Barbara City College and the Scheinfeld Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation

Director: Julie Samson
Emailjasamson@sbcc.edu
Phone: (805) 965-0581 ext. 3643

Websitehttp://www.sbcountysbdc.org/

Ventura County

Hosted by College of the Canyons

DirectorCatherine Grooms
Emailcatherine.grooms@canyons.edu
Phone(661) 362-5900

Websitehttp://cocsbdc.org/