Silicon Valley Small Business Development Center
480 North 1st Street Ste 210
San Jose , California 95112
Phone: 408-385-9800
Brief Overview: SBDC Business Advisers can offer individual advising concerning the formation, management, financing and operations for your business. Advising is provided at no charge to qualified business owners. SBDC advisers have significant experience in the private sector and many have extensive business management and financial backgrounds. Our SBDC Center's also uses qualified faculty, and professionals to enhance their counseling services. SBDC advisers are highly regarded by clients for their business skills and expertise. All counseling is confidential.
Business Services:
  • Locating & Securing Commercial/Retail Space
  • Hiring & Retaining Staff
  • Employee Benefits
  • Doing Business in San Jose
  • Business Planning
  • Marketing & Advertising
  • Technology
  • Managing Your Cash Flow
  • Business Loans & Financing
  • Locating Private Investors
  • Business Taxes
  • Government Contracting
  • Sales
Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday; 9:00am-5:00pm. Counseling at 4 locations by appointment.
Eligibility Requirements: \"Business-ready\" entrepreneurs and existing business owners
Languages Spoken/Understood: Chinese, English, Spanish, Tagalog, Vietnamese
Proximity to Public Transit: Close to most public transportation (CalTrain, Light Rail, VTA)