Are you looking to start a new business?
You need a business plan to build a positive future.

NYS Small Business Development Center can provide you with all the information necessary if you are considering starting a new business, including free advice and counseling. You can also find direction on writing a business plan at NYS Loves Business.


For assistance in putting together a business plan, contact:

William Brigham, Director
NYS Small Business Development Center
1220 Washington Ave. | Building 7A, Suite 500
Albany, NY 12226
(518) 485-7647


Expanding and growing your business isn’t easy.

Be prepared with resources and advocacy for every stage of development.

If you are expanding your business, you will need a team to guide you along the way. We have relationships with many of these crucial team members and can provide crucial assistance along the way.


Some places to start include:
New York State Government:
New York State Loves Small Business:
New York State Department of Labor:
Workforce Solutions:
Fulton Montgomery Regional Chamber of Commerce: