Development Center

          Illinois Small Business

at Western Illinois University

To schedule a one on one appointment with a qualified business advisor,

call our office at 309-836-2640 or email sb-center@wiu.edu.

SBDC staff, L to R: Director: Greg Garrett; Office Manager: Dana VanBebber; Advisor: Sean Park; Senior Advisor: Jim Boyd

Our Mission:To provide professional guidance for business growth

The Illinois Small Business Development Center provides FREE, confidential advising and training to help entrepreneurs start, grow and sustain their businesses. We are funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity, the U.S. Small Business Administration, and Western Illinois University.

The Illinois Small Business Development Center is funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity, the U.S. Small Business Administration, and Western Illinois University.


Western Illinois University complies fully with all applicable federal and state nondiscrimination laws, orders, and regulations. The University is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity institution and has a nondiscrimination policy that includes race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, disability, or veteran status in employment, programs, and services.

in partnership with:

The Illinois Small Business Development Center is a unit of the Illinois Institute for Rural Affairs at Western Illinois University.

 YOU have a business idea....

Our team of business consultants have over 70 years of business experience combined. We offer a wide variety of skills that help entrepreneurs. We are always looking for new ways to assist the communities we serve.

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510 N. Pearl St., Suite 1400

    Macomb, IL 61455

    Phone: 309.836.2640

    Fax: 309.833.1709

    sb-center@wiu.edu

WE can help.