Your community
of business experts.

Whether you are looking to grow your business or are just getting started, the Orange County Inland Empire SBDC is ready to help you on your journey.

Helping businesses succeed.

With a team of more than 100 business owners and industry experts, the Orange County Inland Empire Small Business Development Center Network is the consulting firm you need for your business. We offer no-cost resources to entrepreneurs throughout the Orange, Riverside, and San Bernardino counties.

Southern California Contracting Conference

Register now for your opportunity to gain expert tips, network with key decision-makers and unlock new growth opportunities for your business.

2024 OCIE SBDC Trade Mission to South Korea

A delegation of prominent leaders and business professionals fostered economic partnerships, opportunities for collaboration, and a vibrant exchange.

Visionaire Optometry Spa Grand Opening

Sana has always dreamed of opening her own optometry practice to provide comprehensive eye care and connected with the SBDC for help.

Our Services


The OCIE SBDC offers confidential one-on-one expert business consulting. From planning and marketing to lease negotiations and government contracting, the OCIE SBDC team will be by your side working with your business to achieve that next milestone.


From lunch-and-learn webinars to cohort training programs, we offer an array of learning opportunities designed to help you grow your business and achieve success. Our training programs are taught by both our team of experts and partners — all of whom are industry professionals positioned to answer your questions. 


Financing and refinancing your business is tough and it’s hard to know where to start. Our team of financial consultants will assist you in exploring your options, matching you with a credible lender from among our network of more than 100 institutions, and helping you determine the best loan terms.


There is a wealth of resources available to business owners, and the OCIE SBDC can help you access them. Whether you are positioned to utilize a hiring subsidy when hiring a new employee, need to connect with a public official, have human resources needs, or would like market research for your business, the OCIE SBDC can connect you with these resources and many more.


Meet with one of our
experts for a one-on-one consultation.