Assisting Clients in
Long Beach and the Gateway Cities
562.938.5100
hosted by: LBCC SBDC

The SBDC hosted by Long Beach City College

The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) helps small business owners succeed with low-cost training and no-cost one-on-one consulting from experienced entrepreneurs and industry experts. The SBDC has been hosted by Long Beach City College since 2006 and in that time has helped thousands of area business owners increase their sales, obtain loans, streamline operations, utilize new technologies, expand into new markets, and position themselves for long-term growth.

We are part of the Los Angeles Regional SBDC Network, which assists small business owners throughout the Los Angeles, Santa Barbara and Ventura Counties.

About the LBCC SBDC Team

Our experienced SBDC team is comprised of former entrepreneurs, bankers, product managers, technology experts, and business professionals dedicated to helping you grow your business. Our team is pleased to offer our consulting services in English and Spanish, as needed. Please contact us at (562) 938-5100 to schedule your appointment.

Leadership

Brad Pollak

Position: Director
Business expertise: Business Management and Marketing

 


Business Consultants

Joseph Jackson

Position: Business Consultant
Business expertise: Business Start-ups, Business Plans, Finance & General Business Operations

 

Charles Lowe

Position: Business Consultant
Business expertise: Business Start-ups, International Trade, Business Plans, Marketing & General Business Operations

 

Ed Von Leffern

Position: Finance Consultant
Business expertise: Credit Management, Finance & Business Loan Packaging

 

Max Ordonez

Position: Business Consultant
Business expertise: Business Start-ups, Business Plans, Finance and General Business Operations

 

Sé Reed

Position: Digital Media Consultant
Business expertise: Web Development & Strategy, E-commerce, Social Media Strategy, Search Engine Optimization, Micro-business

 

Lori Williams

Position: Business Consultant
Business expertise: Business Start-ups, Business Plans, Marketing & General Business Operations

 

Mike Huntley

Position: Business Advisor