About Us

Helping Washington Businesses Grow and Succeed

Helping Washington Businesses Grow and Succeed

The Washington Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is a network of more than 40 expert business advisors working in communities across the state to help entrepreneurs or small business owners start, grow or buy/sell a business.

SBDC advisors provide one-on-one, confidential, no-cost advising on all phases of small business development and are often co-located with economic development specialists in community colleges, economic development agencies or government agencies. Other services of the Washington SBDC include no-cost or low-cost workshops on a variety of business topics and customized market research services.

The Washington SBDC, a member of the national America’s SBDC program, is governed by a cooperative agreement between Washington State University, which is the statewide host of the program, and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA).

Mission: Helping Washington businesses grow and succeed through advising, education and research.

Vision: To be Washington’s world-class business advising service.


  • Innovation: We educate and empower businesses to develop creative solutions, data driven decisions and best practices.
  • Integrity: We embrace responsible stewardship of public resources and serve the best interest of Washington businesses.
  • Collaboration: We cultivate partnerships to ensure entrepreneurs have the resources and tools to thrive.
  • Inclusion: We are committed to fostering and sustaining a culture of inclusion through equitable outreach and service to Washington’s diverse business community.

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Washington Small Business Development Center Network Headquarters
4420 E 8th Ave
Spokane Valley, WA 99212
Email: [email protected]
Phone: (833) 492-7232