Small Business Administration (SBA) www.sba.gov its mission is to strengthen the nation's economy by aiding and protecting the interests of small businesses.
New York State Small Business Development Centers www.nyssbdc.org is an organization in partnership with the SBA that delivers small business counseling and traning to New Yorkers
New York City Small Business Solutions www.nyc.gov/smallbiz This Web site provides information on the following business incentives, financing opportunities, and grants. In this website you will find information on the following programs:
Score www.score.org this organization is a resource partner of the SBA and it is dedicated to the entrepreneurial education and growth of small business by providing the expertise of working and retired business owners.
NY Loves Business www.nylovesbiz.com This Web site is managed by the Empire Estate Development (ESD) Agency. ESD provides professional assistance to businesses using highly qualified professionals in the industry.
Empire State Development www.empire.state.ny.us The website features information on investment fund programs (for technology companies) as well as tax incentives for operating your business in one of the 72 economic development zones
New York City Economic Development Corporation www.nycedc.com This is a comprehensive website designed to encourage business in New York City.
Active Capital www.activecapital.org is a SBA initiative to connect entrepreneurs with investors. Angel Investors’ groups, Individual Accredited Investors, Small Business Investment Companies (SBICs) and intermediaries
American Entrepreneurs for Economic Growth (AEEG) www.aeeg.org is an organization serving entrepreneurs interests regarding public policy. The AEEG is affiliated with the National Venture Capital
National Venture Capital Association (NVCA) www.nvca.org is an organization that represents the Venture Capital industry
American Business Associates (ABA) www.aba-ny.com ABA is New York Metro’s premier business development and networking association dedicated to helping small to mid-sized businesses dramatically increase sales by providing dynamic business connections and superior resources. ABA has been in operation since 1988. ABA is the longest running professionally managed group in the metro New York area for B-2-B Networking.