Palm Beach County has developed both public and private resources to help the entrepreneur start a company.

The SBDC provides educational programs and no cost, confidential consulting services to entrepreneurs looking grow an existing small or medium size business or start a business in Palm Beach County. The SBDC has access to robust databases, business research resources, business financial tools, and knowledgeable experts to help you innovate, grow, or launch your business. Specialized services include international trade, capital access, government contracting, and business continuation services.

Florida SBDC at Florida Atlantic University
Division of Research

901 N.W. 35th St., FAU Tech Runway
Boca Raton, FL 33431
P. (561) 297-4229


SCORE is a nonprofit association dedicated to entrepreneurial education and aiding the formation, growth, and success of small businesses by providing business mentoring, workshops, training, tools, and help with SBA guaranteed loans and alternate financing programs.

SCORE Palm Beach
500 S. Australian Ave.
West Palm Beach FL 33401
Phone: 561.833.1672

The Mission of the Office of Small Business Assistance (OSBA) is to provide county departments and local businesses with excellent customer service, professional assistance and technical responsiveness to promote the economic growth, expansion and increased productivity of small business enterprises in Palm Beach County in accordance with established compliance policies and guidelines.

Small Business Development Center @ PBSC
50 S. Military Trail, Suite 202
West Palm Beach, FL 33415
Phone: 561-616-6840