The Columbia Small Business & Technology Development Center (SBTDC), is sponsored by the U. S. Small Business Administration (SBA) and the University of Missouri Extension. The Columbia SBTDC assists business owners and entrepreneurs in a 14 county area. Through one-on-one confidential counseling, coaching and training, the Columbia SBTDC assists startups and existing small businesses with business planning, financial analysis, marketing, social media, management, operations and technology.
In addition, specially trained advisors focus on strengthening the technological competitiveness of Missouri’s businesses. Designed to improve the participation of small technology firms in the innovation and commercialization of new technology, the Columbia SBTDC encourages and enhances technology research and development, technology transfer and technology deployment.
From concept to startup, growth to renewal, mature to succession. We are here to help you succeed at every point. We are dedicated to helping you be successful with your business.