Business Resources

  • Los Angeles County Economic Development Corporation
    Founded in 1981, the LAEDC was created by the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors to implement LA County’s economic development program through land development, project financing and marketing activities.
    • ChooseLACounty.com - information about doing business in the region, including information about incentive programs, access to capital, reasons for doing business, list of Fortune 500 companies, major modes of transportation, success stories and much more.
  • Regional Chamber of Commerce-San Gabriel Valley
    Serving the Southeast San Gabriel Valley (Diamond Bar, Walnut, Rowland Heights, and Hacienda Heights) the Regional Chamber of Commerce - SGV provides advocacy, education, and networking resources to the business community.
  • Small Business Administration (SBA)
     The U.S. SBA was created in 1953 as an independent agency of the federal government to aid, counsel, assist and protect the interests of small business concerns. The SBA helps Americans start, build and grow businesses through a number of financial programs.
  • Small Business Development Centers (SBCD)
    SBDCs assist prospective and existing small business owners in California to start, retain, or expand their businesses. Services include assistance with business plans, marketing, finance questions, and other business issues. There are 34 SBDCs in California, 26 of those are hosted by a community college.