Get Your Food Business Going and Growing

Join the Ohio Small Business Development Center at Columbus State (SBDC), for a new series of programs designed to connect you to experts who will show you how to build a great food based business.

The sessions target various food opportunities from Farmers Markets to Food Trucks and Restaurants. All attendees will have the opportunity to meet with a SBDC Business Advisor with expertise in building a food business.

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Go Mobile: Food Truck Style

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Home-Based to Marketplace: How to Get Your Food Product To Your Customer

Tuesday, October 29, 2019

How To Run a Profitable Farmer’s Market Booth

Tuesday, November 5, 2019

Restaurants 101

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

We're Here To Help Businesses of All Types. In Fact, It's Our Mission.

  • Start-Ups

    As a new business owner your plate is overflowing. From business registration, business plan writing, product / service development, and marketing to selling your products and services and acquiring your first customer. Don’t go it alone. Work with us and take advantage of our decades of technical business assistance experience, our financial partnerships and our connections to business resources.

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  • Growth

    You’ve been running your business for a while, you’re in the black and financially and structurally stable. Now you are ready to increase your sales and develop strategies and processes for profitable-long term growth. We will work to help you maximize sales within your current market, develop new products and evaluate new markets – domestically and internationally.

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  • Maturity

    Thinking about retirement? As a business owner there’s a bit more to it than going to Human Resources, declaring your retirement date and waiting for the party to be thrown in your honor. You have to declare a successor or sell your business. We assist with developing exit strategies, business valuation, selling your company, succession planning, and business acquisition.

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