Targeted Industries

The Pennsylvania SBDC works with businesses at all stage of their lifecycle, in all industries.  The following targeted industries are just a few that the SBDC works with each year.

Coal - Pennsylvania has been home to coal mining for more than 200 years and is the fourth largest coal-producing state in the nation and the only state that produces anthracite coal in addition to bituminous coal.

Food & Agribusinesses – Ever considered taking an old family recipe and producing it on a commercial scale? Or maybe you are a small farmer with dairy cows, and you want to start selling cheese products?  Check out the SBDC’s assistance to these types of companies.

Makers – Do you make or manufacture a product?  The SBDC works with hundreds of makers each year from fabricated metal, to furniture, to food. 

Online Businesses – Is your business looking to grow or expand its online presence?  SBDC business consultants can provide your company with a comprehensive website analysis and help develop your online marketing strategy.