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Small Business Development Center

The SBDC offers one-on-one business consulting at no cost to you. We present our Webinar series every third Wednesday of the month at no cost, and also host a number of seminars and classes throughout the year. All of these services are provided to the small business owners in Kern, Mono, and Inyo Counties.

Upcoming Events 

Business Matchmaking Small Business Event:

Sales, Security and One-on-One

This is your opportunity to meet with federal, state, and local government and major corporate buyers who need your product and services. Also, you will learn from senior law enforcement officials how to protect your data, money, and other resources from cyber-criminals.
Bakersfield- Thursday June 4, 2015
We have several hundred face-to-face appointments designed to open doors for future sales. Small business resource counselors will be available to assist in certification and procurement matters.
During our 10 years of Business Matchmaking events, companies like yours have sold over 9 billions dollars in merchandise through more than 100,00 personal meetings.
In addition, the Kern County District Attorney and banking and technology experts will brief you to protect your data, money, ideas and intellectual property from cyber-criminals.

We can only accept the first 150 companies to register, but owners may bring one colleague.
So register immediately!
Bakersfield Marriott Hotel
801 Truxtun Ave
Bakersfield CA 93301

Date: Thursday -  June 4, 2015
Time: 8:00 am - 1:00 pm (including breakfast and plenary session)

Registration is complementary.

How to register:

1. Use this custom registration pass code to register your company: ZDYJSY

2. Click HERE

If you have questions about this email or Business Matchmaking, please contact us by email at

Recent Webinars

"How to make Google to love you and customers to find you"

Aired Apr 29, 2015

Search Engine Optimization! Christie Osborne specializes in online and digital marketing with a passion for search engine optimization, advertising ROI and helping her clients get found online. Whether it's the web, email or social media outlets, Christie will help you turn online traffic and leads into paying customers and clients.

To view Webinar Archives Click HERE

Bank of America partners with SBDC

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The California State University, Bakersfield (CSUB) Small Business Development Center is an affiliate of the UC Merced Small Business Development Center regional network and is partially funded by CSUB, the University of California, Merced and the U.S. Small Business Administration. This is a partnership program under the current Cooperative Agreement with U.S. Small Business Administration and the University of California, Merced. Reasonable accommodations wil be made, upon request, for handicapped individuals.




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Monday- Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
(661) 654-2856
1631 17th St. Suite 200
Bakersfield, CA 93301


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