Business Enterprise Center

Small Business Development Advising


The Ohio Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Rhodes State College offers small business advising on the campus of Wright State University–Lake Campus. For over 30 years, the Ohio Small Business Development Center at Rhodes State College has accelerated business growth, helped create jobs, and provided consulting to existing and new start-up businesses.

The SBDC is designed to facilitate small business growth, job creation, and access to capital. The Certified Business Advisors® that staff the SBDC offer services to all industries with fewer than 500 employees in all stages of business development, including one-on-one business advising, workshops, strategic business planning, market feasibility, cash flow analysis, financial projections development, loan packaging guidance, government contracting, franchising, home-based business, veterans business, and woman-owned business issues.

Services Offered


  • Access To Capital
  • Accounting
  • Bookkeeping
  • Business Plan Development
  • Buying/Selling Business
  • Energy Efficiency
  • Feasibility Analysis
  • Financial Analysis
  • Government Contracting
  • Franchising
  • Human Resources
  • Market Research
  • Product Development
  • Strategic Planning
  • Taxes
  • Underserved Communities
  • Veteran’s Business Issues
  • Women’s Business Issues

More information is available at

For those wanting additional information or to set up an appointment, contact Jaime King ( at the Wright State University–Lake Campus Workforce and Business Enterprise Center.