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Corning Small Business Development Center

Serving Allegany, Chemung, Schuyler, Steuben, Yates Counties

We think New York is great for small business -- and so do our clients.

Since our start in 1987, the expert advisors of the Corning SBDC have worked directly with 10,846 businesses, helping them to invest $88,577,168 in the area's economy, and create or save 3,794 jobs.

If you or your business reside in New York, the SBDC can maneuver you around the obstacles to success.  Among other things, we help our clients:

  • understand the importance of a business plan
  • discover sources of funding
  • prepare for e-commerce
  • identify avenues for exporting goods & services
  • develop marketing plans
  • assess an invention’s viability
  • comply with licensing & regulations

And thanks to our partners in the public and private sectors, our services are free of charge.

Contacting the Corning SBDC:

Corning Community College
Small Business Development Center
Corning, NY 14830  

Directions to the center

Director: Sherri Arnold

Center: (607)937-6861
Center: (607)937-6845

Email Address:

Hrs. of Operation:
8:30 to 4:30


Outreach Offices:
2 North Franklin Street - 3rd Floor
Watkins Glen, NY 14891
Phone: (607)937-6861