Oregon Small Business Development Center Network

Our Mission

Our Vision

The Oregon SBDC Network is Oregon’s preeminent provider of effective and innovative business advising and training services.

Our Mission

Helping Build Oregon’s Best Businesses

Our Values

Oregon SBDC Network is governed by the following values as we conduct our operations:

  • Honesty
  • Integrity
  • Responsiveness
  • Confidentiality
  • Accessibility
  • Innovation

Key Strategies

  1. Create Value for our Customers
  2. Demonstrate Value to our Partners
  3. Invest in Our Employees, including all contributors
  4. Effectively Leverage Technology

The OSBDCN helps small businesses in Oregon succeed by providing high-quality advice and counsel. Our core service is one-to-one advising, augmented by online and classroom training and business assistance resources. Our clients are Oregon-based small business owners and entrepreneurs. Our knowledgeable and experienced advisors comprise the essence of our Network’s service delivery.

Our website,, serves as a distribution center for the resources—collaboratively developed and compiled by professional staff across our Network—that can be delivered anywhere and anytime throughout our state. The benefits of our services to clients and the communities served include the growth of Oregon businesses, job creation and retention, and an improved economy.

“They take the gloves off and they’ve forced us to look critically at all aspects of our business. We’ve started thinking bigger.”
—Kevin Gill
Clouser Drilling, Inc.
Grants Pass