Ticonderoga The Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce will host an Open House with the North Country Small Business Development Center on Tuesday, Sept. 11 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Services provided by the North Country SBDC will be available at the Chamber office typically on the second Tuesday of each month.
The Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce office located at 94 Montcalm Street, Suite 1 in downtown Ticonderoga.
The North Country Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Plattsburgh is part of a statewide network of 24 regional centers located throughout New York State. The New York State SBDC (NYS/SBDC) is accredited by the Association of Small Business Development Centers (ASBDC) and has more than two decades of serving the small business community. Their core services are:
• Free and confidential one-on-one counseling;
• Market/industry research assistance, and
• Customized business training seminars
The North Country SBDC is supported by the State University of New York and the U.S. Small Business Administration to provide high quality business counseling and training to New Yorkers who want to start a business or improve the performance of an existing business. Due to this support, their services are free of charge. We are physically located at 194 US Oval at the former Plattsburgh Air Force Base. The SBDC business advisors provide support to North Country entrepreneurs by providing information, counseling, technical assistance and training to help them meet the challenge of today’s complex economy.
Counselors will tailor one-on-one counseling to meet your needs. Some topics commonly addressed include:
• Business plan development / Cash flow projections
• Financial analysis / Legal and regulatory information
• Marketing assistance / Business start-up information
• Buying and selling a business / Human resource development
• Import/export assistance / Government procurement
Their staff is comprised of business professionals with either small business ownership or
executive management experience. They can help you develop practical solutions to deal with the challenges of starting and operating a successful business.
For more information about the Open Houses at the Chamber Office visit www.ticonderogany.com, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 518-585-6619.
For additional information on the North Country Small Business Development Center or to make an appointment with their staff while they are at the Chamber Office call 518-564-2524 or visit www.northcountrysbdc.org.