Small businesses are essential to a thriving regional economy. Whether creating a startup or expanding an existing business, we are available to help you achieve your goals here in Rutherford and Polk County.
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.
The Small Business Center has ongoing opportunities that allow us to partner with local organizations like the Rutherford Chamber of Commerce, Rutherford County Economic Development, Agricultural Economic Development of Polk County, Carolina Foothills Chamber of Commerce, SCORE, local government (Register of Deeds, County Manager, etc.), and many area banks. We also work with the NC Secretary of State, NC Dept. of Revenue, Small Business Administration, and many other state and federal programs.
Small Business Center
Engineering Technology and Workforce Development Building
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Subject to change depending on availability.