The Macomb County Department of Planning & Economic Development, through its Small Business & Technology Development Center is your direct connection to all of the resources and services that you require in starting a business.
Let our knowledgeable and experienced staff help your small business get off to the right start in free and confidential sessions. They can help you with financing, business planning, market research and analysis, marketing strategies, and exit strategies.
Among the many services that MCPED can tailor to your specific needs are:
In addition, the MCPED can assist you in identifying access to capital, investment and development incentives such as tax exemptions as well as selecting a site and/or building for your new business.
If your business has employees, including those who perform services for or receive remuneration from the corporation (e.g. any “owners”), then you have responsibilities to both the state and federal government.
These responsibilities include:
In 2005, the Macomb County SBTDC assisted 6,781 clients through training seminars, information requests, and counseling sessions. The results: our clients created 1093 new jobs, retained 837 jobs, and obtained over $126 million in loans.
Over 95 percent of Macomb County’s businesses employ fewer than 50 people.