The mission of Southeastern Utah Association of Local Governments and Economic Development District is to plan and prepare with federal, state and local governments to strengthen the role of southeastern Utah local officials in the execution of state and federal programs at the regional level to implement economic development, strategize and educate low-income individuals and seniors, stabilize housing and educate individuals for economic stability.
In partnership with Utah State University – Eastern Campus, the Price Small Business Development Center (SBDC) serves the Carbon and Emery Counties. The center offers a broad range of resources to assist small business owners in entrepreneurial education, advocacy and business development. The Price SBDC is located on the Utah State University – Eastern Campus in Price. The SBDC provides services at no cost to residents of Carbon and Emery counties with an entrepreneurial spirit, seeking to start of grow a business, or, evaluate business practices and company direction. The combined population of both counties is approximately 32,000 and there are approximately 1,300 businesses within the region. The majority of clients at the SBDC are in the pre-startup stage of business development. To facilitate small business owner success, the SBDC provides consulting sessions, trainings and advocacy services to help businesses maintain success, thrive, and contribute to the economic sustainability of the region.
Advising: WBCUtah advising sessions provide personalized one-on-one, virtual and in-person guidance to empower you to make informed decisions, take advantage of opportunities and overcome obstacles at all stages of business. Experienced and kind advisors are committed to building your confidence, helping you understand the intricacies of your business, make strategic advancements and connecting you with additional helpful resources.
Training: Women-focused training is available in a variety of ways to ensure you can access and learn how to successfully operate a profitable business by developing skills and implementing best practices. Online eLearning and instructor-led live sessions and classes are designed to enhance your understanding and abilities, equip you with valuable insights to thrive as a business owner and meet and learn alongside other women business owners.
Directory: Market your business with a listing in the Utah Women-Owned Business Directory, which is the only comprehensive public directory of Utah women-owned businesses. The directory can easily be searched by keyword, industry and city/county name. Take advantage of this powerful and free marketing tool to promote your business by opting in when you Sign Up. Once you claim your business listing you will have full control of your listing to share photos, contact information, social media handles, weblinks and more!