About the Center

The mission of the TSBDC is to provide quality solutions to potential and existing small businesses through consultation, education, referral, and support services. By providing these services through its interactive network of resource partners, the TSBDC promotes growth in the domestic and international markets of the business community and enhances its economic impact on the State of Tennessee.


  • Personalized One-on-One Counseling
  • Seminars & Workshops
  • Business Planning
  • Buying & Selling Abroad
  • E-Commerce
  • Government Contracting

Counseling services are free of charge and training programs are free or low cost.

Staff Contact Information:


  • Assistant Director:
    • John Woodard
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