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

Carrie Kessler -  cr-kessler@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.

El Centro de Desarrollo de Pequeñas Empresas de IL hospedado en la Universidad del Oeste de Illinois-Quad Cities campus (IL SBDC AT WIU QC,) dio inició en enero de 2017. Estamos aquí para ayudar al desarrollo y crecimiento de pequeñas empresas en la región de los Quad Cities y el noroeste de Illinois. Nuestros servicios GRATUITOS están destinados a ayudar a los empresarios a iniciar, hacer crecer y mantener sus negocios.

Contact Information
Ann Friederichs
Phone: 309-762-3999 ext. 62243
Email: ae-friederichs@wiu.edu

Maria Ramos
Minority Outreach Business Advisor
Phone: 309-762-3999 ext. 68042
Emai: MG-Ramosaguilar@wiu.edu