Start | Grow | Succeed With The SBDC | Coastal Plains SBDC
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1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Coastal Plains SBDC, Wharton EDC, Wharton Civic Center, Duncan Auditorium, 1924 N Fulton St, Wharton, TX 77488

Registration is no longer available.

Join us for an inside look on how you can work with the SBDC to start and grow your business.  We’ll walk you through the start up basics and then share the many no cost resources available to you.  Register now and join the thousands of other business owners who have found success with the SBDC.


  • 7 key steps to starting your business
  • Tools available including Reference USA, ProfitCents, EASI, GrowthWheel  and more 
  • Funding your business
  • Connecting with an SBDC Adviser 


Stacy Jacobs, Director, SBDC

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Please Note:

The Coastal Plains SBDC reserves the right to cancel a class for insufficient enrollment, weather emergencies, and other unforeseen circumstances.  Should a cancellation occur we will use the email you provided to contact you.     

Pre registration is highly recommended. If an event is canceled or postponed and you have not pre registered we will not be able to contact you. 

If you choose to register at the door you will need your mobile device so you can use it to complete your registration otherwise you will not be allowed to attend.  

Satisfactory meeting room temperatures are difficult to maintain.  Always bring a sweater or jacket to ensure comfort.

No children under the age of 16 are allowed in the workshop.

Only service animals allowed - If you need to bring a service animal with you to a workshop please contact us ahead of time.

Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact the Coastal Plains SBDC at (281) 499-4012 for accommodations, or if you have questions about this class.