Blog Archives

Sep 03

First Flight Adventure Park

When we came to the SBTDC, we were so frustrated. We had tried everything, but they just looked at us and said, “We can help!” Our schedule was so tight and stressful. We didn’t even get our Occupancy Permit until … Read More

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Sep 03

Game Theory Group

Raising capital has to be the most influential way the SBTDC has helped. Our counselor literally took us through the projections for five years and helped us get the rest of our paperwork in shape. With those in hand we’ve … Read More

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Sep 03

Extreme Outfitters

Applying for an SBA loan was a stressful process.  My counselors have given me the support, the heads up, and the understanding for why things are done this way. They have been my backbone, a support group, someone to vent … Read More

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Sep 03

East Coast Umbrella

Now that we’re started, it is getting even easier. We have reps in the Middle East region and with the STEP Grant to help pay for the booth and samples, our reps will be on site to handle the tradeshow. … Read More

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Sep 03

Weldon Steel

We were aware there was a communication issue, but we’ve been able to fully understand the deeper issues, we have a plan to improve, and assurance that those improvements would take hold.  There isn’t a finish line for this sort … Read More

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Sep 03

Shipman Technologies

The SBTDC have been incredibly helpful in supporting our decision making process, in determining how we can optimize our procedures economically.  They have reviewed our marketing, our accounting systems, recommended new approaches and highlighted areas for development. We increased our … Read More

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Sep 03

Calibration Solutions

The thing about the SBTDC is that I’m never actively looking for these opportunities, but my counselor comes to me and says, “what do you need now?” and offers these students, or interns, or a workshop, or whatever will help … Read More

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Sep 03

Thermcraft

Owen helped with renewing our EXIM credit insurance policy, which has supported us for more than $2M in sales.  Because our work is so specialized, marketing and finding international partners is extremely difficult, but Owen has been the most beneficial … Read More

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Sep 03

Club Canine

The bottom line is:  if you have a business and don’t make wise financial decisions, it doesn’t matter how passionate you are, you won’t stay in business long. That’s why the SBTDC is so instrumental to small businesses and start-ups. … Read More

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Sep 03

Sanesco International, Inc

The SBTDC is a great program with a fantastic vision for helping small businesses succeed.  We have a wonderful relationship with our mentor and advisory.  She always keeps us in mind and regularly informs us about opportunities or partnerships that … Read More

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