About Us

The Small Business Center is uniquely positioned to assist you in starting your own business in Stanly County. Located in downtown Albemarle, you are in easy reach of experienced person-to-person assistance.

We provide support for the development of new businesses and the growth of existing businesses by being a community-based provider of training, counseling, and resource information.

As a member of the NC Community College System Small Business Center Network (SBCN), our services are provided at a low or NO cost to the local community.

Visit the SBCN website at https://www.ncsbc.net/ for business plan templates, up-to-date tax information from the NC Dept. of Revenue, entrepreneurial self-assessments, and much more!

For detailed information, or to setup an appointment, contact Alicia Herrin, Director of Small Business & Entrepreneurial Development, at (704) 991-0182 or aherrin2506@stanly.edu.

We have everything you need to start, grow, and build your business.