UC Merced Small Business Development Center Regional Network
|We provide entrepreneurs and small-business owners in Central California with high-quality consulting, support for innovation, access to information, and the tools necessary to build successful sustainable businesses. Consultants provide one-on-one business consulting and research services.||We assist entrepreneurs whose business focus is innovation, which typically involves new technology or new uses of existing technology. The technology is based on intellectual property (IP) or a new application of existing IP contributing to a strong competitive advantage in the marketplace, serving as a foundation for a high rate of growth.|
SBDC consultants offer technical assistance on a large variety of business topics.
Workshops and Training
We offer a variety of workshops, in-depth business training and specialized events to help strengthen your business knowledge. Whether starting a new business or sustaining and expanding on an existing business, we can help guide you through your business for a more successful future.
SBDCs offer research on a variety of topics that will help you make educated decisions that could mean the difference between success and failure.
Access online courses, publications, forms and Business Training Network.
The UC Merced SBDC Regional Network has partnered with the Monterey Bay Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) to assist small business owners obtain government contracting opportunities.