Macomb Office

The IL SBDC at WIU has been hosted by Western Illinois University since 1989. Our FREE services are intended to help start, grow, and sustain your small business. We are exceptional at one-on-one, confidential advising and in partnership with the SBA and WIU we have numerous resources to assist you.

Contact Information

Jim Boyd

Phone: 309-298-3040

Email: sb-center@wiu.edu


Quad Cities Office

The IL Small Business Development Center hosted by Western Illinois University-Quad Cities was initiated in January 2017. We are here to assist small business development and growth in the Quad Cities region and northwest Illinois. Our FREE services are intended to help entrepreneurs start, grow and sustain their businesses.

Contact Information

Ann Friedrichs

Phone: 309-762-3999 ext. 62243

Email: sb-center@wiu.edu


International Trade Center Office

The IL Small Business Development Center hosted by Western Illinois University-Quad Cities was initiated in January 2017. We are here to assist small business development and growth in the Quad Cities region and northwest Illinois. Our FREE services are intended to help entrepreneurs start, grow and sustain their businesses.

Contact Information

Michelle Lewis

Phone: 309-762-3999 ext. 62228

Email: ma-lewis@wiu.edu