Make an appointment for counseling:
Call (718)797-0187 or use
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Center Success Story:
Linda Becker of Linda the Bra Lady

Brooklyn Small Business Development Center

Serving Kings County

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

Since our start in 1986, the expert advisors of the Brooklyn SBDC have worked directly with 13,670 businesses, helping them to invest $80,611,851 in the area's economy, and create or save 3,812 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 Brooklyn SBDC:

NYC College of Technology
25 Chapel Street, 11th Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11201  

Directions to the center

Director: Robert Piechota

Center: (718)797-0187
Fax: (718)797-0657

Email Address:

Hrs. of Operation:
M-F 9:00am - 5:00pm


Outreach Offices:
Brooklyn Navy Yard
Building 92
Third Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11205
Tuesday & Thursday 9am - 5pm
Phone: 718-797-0187
Kingsborough Community College
2001 Oriental Blvd.
Brooklyn, NY 11235
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday: 9am-5pm
Phone: 718-368-6782
Red Hook
Southwest Brooklyn Industrial Development Corp
402 Van Brunt Street
Brooklyn, NY 11231
Mon. 9:30am-1pm, Tues. 9am-5pm, Wed. 9:30am-1pm, Thurs. 9am-5pm, Fri. 9am-5pm
Phone: 347-974-3790