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Nevada Small Business Development Center at UNLV

The Nevada SBDC at UNLV is a statewide resource for business assistance, providing a unique array of services, expertise, and training in all areas including starting, growth, and development of a business. The Nevada SBDC also offers information and guidance in understanding and complying with environmental regulations. In addition, the Nevada SBDC provides useful information and analysis of the economy, environment, and demographic data to help businesses, government, and other organizations promote economic growth in their communities.

This program provides guidance to entrepreneurs who are contemplating the formation of new businesses by offering practical and accessible information that can provide a path through the legal, regulatory, and business landscape.

Additionally, the Nevada SBDC networks with members of a variety of local groups, including Chambers of Commerce, the tech community, and under-represented communities within the urban areas of our community.

If you would like to schedule an appointment with one of our SBDC counselors please click the "Schedule a Meeting" button below. For all other inquiries please email sbdc@unlv.edu or call 702-895-5019.

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Locations By Appointment Only

All advising sessions are by appointment only for all UNLV SBDC locations, no walk-in appointments are available at this time. Please see information above to schedule a meeting with one of our SBDC advisors.

UNLV Black Fire Innovation
Harry Reid Research & Technology Park - Building 1
8400 W. Sunset Rd., 4th Floor
Las Vegas, NV 89113

UNLV Incubator
Howard Hughes Center
3883 Howard Hughes Pkwy #150
Las Vegas, NV 89169

City of North Las Vegas City Hall
2250 Las Vegas Blvd. North
North Las Vegas, NV 89030
Phone: 702-774-2222
Main Counselor: Carlos Mejia

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SBA US Small Business Administration

The Nevada SBDC is funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. All services are extended to the public on a non-discriminatory basis. Reasonable accommodations for persons with mental or physical disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact your local NSBDC office or the State Office at 775-784-1717 to make arrangements. SBA cannot endorse any products, opinions or services of any external parties or activities.


Jamie Schwartz

Director, Industry and Business Engagement
Jamie Schwartz

Albert Delgado

Project Manager
Albert Delgado
Phone: 702-895-5863

Andrew Allison

Business Development Advisor
Phone: 702-895-3741

Brenda Gayle Bryant

Business Development Advisor

Carlos Mejia Castillo

Lead Business Development Advisor

Amanda Elliott

Business Development Advisor

Holland Wood

Business Development Advisor
Holland Wood