The Aurora-South Metro Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is dedicated to assisting small businesses achieve their goals of growth, management improvement and financial success. Our host office is located in Aurora at the Aurora Municipal Center. We also have offices for customized training and consulting at the City of Englewood and the Thrive co-working space in Centennial. We serve Adams, Arapahoe, Douglas, and South Jefferson counties, providing confidential and FREE one-on-one consulting — currently virtual only, as well as free or low-cost business training — currently webinars. Our consulting services are by appointment only and conducted by a team of entrepreneurs and industry experts. To stay up to date on our services and training programs, please sign up to receive our monthly BizBeat eNewsletter at the bottom of this page.
The Aurora-South Metro SBDC is a part of the Colorado SBDC Network, a statewide network of 15 centers. A cooperative venture between the State of Colorado, the U.S. Small Business Administration, and local communities, the program has a significant impact on the state’s economy and is responsible for generating over $30 million in capital formation annually. Each year over 4,500 individuals and business owners receive consulting, and over 11,000 people attend training sessions through the Colorado SBDC Network.
The Aurora-South Metro SBDC is also a member of America’s SBDC (ASBDC), which oversees the operations and performance of all small business development centers across the United States, while creating partnerships between private enterprise, government, higher education and local nonprofit organizations to support the small business community.
It is against the law for SBDC, as a recipient of federal financial assistance, to discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, political affiliation or belief. SBDC will not discriminate in providing opportunities in any federally funded program or activity or making employment decisions with regards to those programs. If you believe that you have been subject to discrimination please file a complaint with the Minority Business Office Manager at firstname.lastname@example.org or 303-892-3840.