Client Success

Since 1984, the SBTDC has helped over 130,000 small to mid-sized businesses start and grow. Here we highlight a few of the entrepreneurs and small businesses that the SBTDC has worked with to help make their businesses better. They represent the thousands of small to mid-sized companies across North Carolina that are innovating, retaining and creating jobs, and helping boost North Carolina’s economy.

Featured Client Profiles

3C Institute

Learn more about our work with 3C InstituteThe technology commercialization assistance Melissa received from the SBTDC has contributed to 3C’s success at being awarded a record number of 45 SBIR awards. Read more »Dr. Melissa DeRosier of 3C Institute, Cary, NC

Camras Vision

Camras Vision EyeThe SBTDC gives us confidence. There’s a sense of comfort knowing that we’re ready for the next step.  Read more »Dr. Lucinda Camras of Camras Vision, Durham, NC

JB Media

JB Media“With the addition of so many new staff members, there have been new operational needs that I have been able to address with SBTDC resources.” Read more »Justin Belleme of JB Media Group, Asheville, NC

Roberts Law Group

Roberts Law Group“With the help of the SBTDC, Roberts Law Group has realized sales growth of over 180% from 2008 to 2012.” Read more »Patrick Roberts of Roberts Law Group, Raleigh, NC

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North State Aviation

Carolina Management Team

Business owners Wendy Banks and David Van Zee describe their experiences with the SBTDC to develop Carolina Management Team — a full-service, onsite protective coating contractor that applies high-performance industrial coatings in water and wastewater treatment facilities, and manufacturing environments.

Deep Reflection Products & Services

Jay Howell discusses his experiences as a client and supporter of the SBTDC. His business, Deep Reflection Products & Services is located in North Wilkesboro, NC.

Moonlight Communications

Jan Johnson & Pat Wright own Moonlight Communications, a digital media producation business in Fayetteville, NC. They came to the SBTDC several years ago when they first wanted to start a business. Watch to learn how the SBTDC has worked with the Moonlight through the years.