The BRCs offer a wide variety of resources to businesses, including:
“The BRCs offer entrepreneurs and small businesses owners a place to find answers to their business questions,” stated Charles Penner, SBTDC Regional Director. “If the BRC does not answer all of their questions, the entrepreneur may call the SBTDC Regional office for additional assistance.”
The Greater Washtenaw region upgraded 8 BRCs and has added 5 new BRC’s since 2011. In order to start a BRC, it needs to be supported by a community partner, such as a library, educational institution or another type of economic development office.
The BRC Openings in Greater Washtenaw Region are as follows:
To find out more about the SBTDC services or the BRCs in your area contact the local SBTDC Regional office at (734) 477- 8762 or e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
About the MI-SBTDC
The Michigan Small Business & Technology Development Center provides counseling, training and research for Michigan’s new business ventures, existing small businesses, expanding new businesses, new technology companies, and innovators. Entrepreneurs and small business owners may access the services of their nearest MI-SBTDC by calling 616-331-7480 or visiting www.misbtdc.org.