Make an appointment for counseling:
Call (212) 618-6655 or use
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Center Success Story:
Eric Beckman

Manhattan Small Business Development Center

Serving New York 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 Manhattan SBDC have worked directly with 15,834 businesses, helping them to invest $167,697,245 in the area's economy, and create or save 6,911 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 Manhattan SBDC:

Pace University
163 William Street, Room 328
New York, NY 10038  

Directions to the center

Director: Andrew Flamm

Center: (212) 618-6655
Fax: (212) 346-1116

Email Address:

Hrs. of Operation:
M - F, 9 AM - 5:30 PM. Telephone counseling available evening & weekends.