Start a Business Or Grow Your Existing Small Business

EGBI provides a ‘one-stop shop’ for your entrepreneurial needs. By conducting an initial interview, we can better place you in the proper curriculum path.

EGBI equips entrepreneurs with the toolset, resources and network needed to drive small business success.

Services Overview

Emerging Enterprises Training Program

EGBI’s Emerging Enterprises Training Program provides its clients with the tools necessary to develop a business plan.  Topics are taught by local subject matter experts who have years of experience dealing with start-up businesses. To graduate, clients must take at least 24 hours of training.

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Curso Empresarial

EGBI offers this bilingual entrepreneurial training program for Spanish speaking individuals who want to start or grow a small business. Click here to learn more.

Co-working and Office Rental 

EGBI offers low cost co-working and office leases in our business development center. Availability of mentoring/consulting and access to conference room, WiFi, phone line, and office equipment. Click here to learn more.

Business Consulting

Receive one-on-one mentoring provided by EGBI staff and subject matter experts with several years of experience dealing with small businesses. Ask for advice in various topics, including business incorporation, business plan development, banking, marketing, and many more. To schedule a consultation, please email Joni Foster at


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