News & Press Releases

22 July 2017

Small Business Development Center opens new satellite on New Paltz campus

A new office location of the Mid-Hudson Small Business Development Center (SBDC) will open in SUNY New Paltz’s van den Berg Hall, the home of the College’s School of Business.

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22 May 2015

Arnaldo Sehwerert - Disaster Preparedness

Radio program - interview begins at 1:10:30. Arnaldo Sehwerert, director of the Mid-Hudson SBDC, discusses disaster preparedness and recovery for small business.

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25 January 2015

SBDC Gives Life, or Lifeline, to Businesses

“Financial literacy would solve many problems,” says Arnaldo Sehwerert, who directs the Mid-Hudson office of the Small Business Development Center. The Kingston location is one of 24 in the state that has helped individuals aspiring to go into business or to expand their business operations. The center has satellite offices in Fishkill, New Windsor, Poughkeepsie, Loch Sheldrake, Stone Ridge, Margaretville and Monticello. Its state headquarters is in Albany.

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23 September 2014

Mid-Hudson Small Business Development Center selected for fellowship program

"The Mid-Hudson Small Business Development Center has been selected for an international fellowship program through the Small Business Network of the Americas. It will partner with a Venezuelan institution to exchange best pracices in counseling small businesses."

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29 June 2014

Capitalizing on market demand

Mid-Hudson SBDC Director, Arnaldo Sehwerert, discusses the importance of understanding market demand when introducing a new product.

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4 June 2014

Pawelski Farms receives Small Business Recovery Program grant

"Chris and Eve Pawelski, owners of the fourth-generation Pawelski Farms in Goshen, experienced significant losses as a result of Irene and Lee. They contacted Vanessa Primus, storm recovery regional coordinator for the Mid-Hudson, who operates out of the Orange County Chamber of Commerce Business Center in Montgomery. Primus is also a certified business advisor and procurement specialist for the Small Business Development Center (SBDC)."

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27 May 2014

SBDC Business Forum: Disaster grants program helps small businesses

"With the help of the Mid-Hudson Small Business Development Center, storm-affected business owners are receiving grants from this program to assist in their recovery effort."

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