What We Do


For help starting or expanding your business, contact the Brazos Valley Small Business Development Center.

(979) 260-5222 - Phone


We provide free, confidential one-on-one business consulting.  BV SBDC’s professional business consultants help you develop business plans and strategies, identify financing options, prepare loan packages and conduct financial check-ups using ProfitCents, a financial analytical software.  Our consultants have extensive, practical experience in various fields including marketing, finance, retail and management. Most have been business owners themselves, many have advanced degrees. To access start-up assistance, click here.  For help expanding your business, click here.

Workshops & Seminars

Our training seminars are designed to help broaden your business knowledge and improve your skills, whether you are new to entrepreneurship or a seasoned entrepreneur. To access Workshops & Seminars, click here.

Specialty Programs

Sell your products and services to federal, state and local government agencies, pursue international markets, receive free technical engineering assistance, or obtain discounted professional services through our network specialty programs.  Specialty programs are not available at our local office; however, they can be accessed through our network office in Houston.  To access our Specialty Programs, click here.

Business Library

Whether you are starting, operating, or growing your business, our network business research librarian can help you find the information you need to be successful.  Reference services include help and direction in collecting industry or market statistics needed for a business or marketing plan, researching specific market or industry trends, and identifying competitors, suppliers or potential customers.   To access our Library, Click here.