Success Stories

Couple Achieves their Startup Dream

Thanks to help from the SBDC these deli owners are bringing healthy menu choices to South Los Angeles. Brooklyn Deli & Mini Market offers a taste of New York in Southern California, specializing in fresh sandwiches and deli products made … Continue reading

Creating an Environment for Success

Client: CTI Environmental Inc. SBDC: Small Business Development Center Hosted by El Camino College Before: Working in manufacturing, Robin Thorne regularly hired consultants to help her employer with environmental compliance. “I always thought, ‘I could do that!’,” she recalls. In … Continue reading

Business Basic Training

CLIENT: Business Inquiry Solutions SBDC: Small Business Development Center Hosted by El Camino College Before: Kathleen Taylor was at a turning point. After years of working in scientific research, public health and community science education, she was laid off from … Continue reading