Maryland Small Business Development Center

Southern Region

Serving Calvert, Charles, St. Mary's Counties in Maryland



        Maryland SBDC Southern RegionThe Maryland Small Business Development Center (SBDC), Southern Region, provides Training and Business Consultation for new and existing businesses. Designed for all stages of business development, themed workshops range from business planning, to how to comply with legal and tax issues.

        Mission: To provide proven, expert advice and training to current and aspiring small businesses in Maryland. We do this with integrity, one business at a time, through a network of knowledgeable, professional staff and engaged stakeholders. We provide guidance in the areas of money, management, and marketing. Our efforts result in successful businesses that create economic impact and a better quality of life in our communities.

        Facebook twitter     Our Vision:To be the preferred resource partner for small business's success.

        Regional Office in Charles County: 301-934-7583
        Calvert County Office: 410-535-1600 Ext. 2726
        St. Mary's County Office: 301-475-4200 Ext. (*)1687
        SBDC SHA BDAP: 301-539-4687
        PTAC: Counseling Services

        Our Locations

        Charles County

        Regional Headquarters -Southern Region

        Charles County


        Bill Hitte
        Business Consultant
        hosted by: College of Southern Maryland
        8730 Mitchell Rd. CE Building; Suite 139
        La Plata, MD 20646

      Fax: 301-934-7681 

        Campus map: College of Southern Maryland La Plata campus map

        Note: From Parking Lot 1 enter CE Building from the front / left entrance (under the canopy).

        Calvert County

        Lisa J. Colavito-Creason
        Business Consultant
        hosted by: Calvert County Department of Economic Development
        205 Main Street
        Prince Frederick, MD 20678 Calvert County Economic Development
        Call for an appointment
        Phone: 410-535-1600 Ext. 2726

        St. Mary's County

        St. Mary's County

          Wynne Briscoe
          Business Consultant
          hosted by: St. Mary's County Department of Economic Development
          23115 Leonard Hall Dr.
          Leonardtown, MD 20650


        If you are contemplating starting a business sign up for our Start Your Business Series! (dates and times in the College of Southern Maryland Community Education Catalog or on SBDC training calendar)

        If you're already in business and need assistance please take the Consulting Assessment; and check out our training calendar!

        SBDC provides training and development themed workshops including business planning, understanding and managing business finances, complying with legal and tax issues, human resources, various growth strategies - such as having the right mindset, knowing your competition, branding, marketing, advertising.

        More Information about Upcoming Training, Workshops, Events in Southern Maryland
        Questions Regarding Counseling, Trainings, Workshops, Events
        Phone: 301-934-7583
        Fax: 301-934-7681

        Our schedule is packed with workshops, seminars and more keep up to date! - sign up to receive the SBDC Southern Maryland Regional Newsletter with business tips, news, and events sponsored by SBDC and other regional partners.

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