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Since 1989, the SBDC has served thousands of new and existing business owners through the following core competencies of our staff, which are easily accessible in person or via live weblink at any of the five Longwood SBDC offices listed in the sidebar.

  • Business Planning (existing as well as new businesses)
  • Financial Analysis
  • Business Valuations
  • Market Research
  • Marketing Plan Development
  • Guidance on Legal Structures
  • Guidance on Accounting Systems
  • Strategic Planning
  • Financial Proposals
  • Credit Management
  • Retail Strategy
  • Government Contracting
  • Capital Access
  • Franchising
  • Intellectual Property

The Longwood SBDC serves the economic development community through research assistance as well. For more information, contact our Longwood lead center at 434-395-2086. Prior projects have included:

  • Market Verification for New Business Recruitment
  • Consumer Surveys
  • Economic Impact Assessments