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The Northwest Indiana Small Business Development Center looks to impact businesses throughout the region, providing workshops, no-cost one-on-one consulting and events, such as this Entrepreneurial Excellence Awards Luncheon.

The NW-ISBDC is a resource for both existing businesses and entrepreneurs

looking to launch a business. Our staff offers advice to help businesses grow

and start-ups take off.

Save the Date: Our 2016 event will be Wednesday Nov. 16.

We will be celebrating 25 years! The nomination process

will open during Entrepreneurship Week in June.

Milestone event

We have had the honor of celebrating entrepreneurs and advocates for 25 years!

With this special anniversary, we have unveiled our new logo to help distinguish this year's luncheon and awards and make this year even more memorable.

Special week

Nearly 1.2 million Hoosiers are employed by a small business, with more than 97 percent of all Indiana businesses being classified as small.

Indiana Entrepreneurship Week celebrates “all things entrepreneurial” in the Hoosier state.


We will be launching our 2016 nomination process during Indiana Entrepreneurship Week June 19-25.