Business Coaching

The Small Business Center provides free, confidential business advice for new and existing businesses. Our advisers serve as sounding boards for ideas and will help you find answers to your business questions.

For more information, or to schedule an appointment, call (828) 694-1658 or email us.


Blue Ridge Innovation Network 

Located on both Blue Ridge Community College campuses, the BRIN Business Partner Program is designed for companies committed to launching or to growing their business. It focuses on businesses that want a custom structured, professional assistance program.

To apply, submit an Innovation Network application and follow the approval process. For more information, or to request an application, call (828) 694-1779 or email us.


BRIN Services

  • Monthly, Quarterly, and Annual Business Reviews

  • Business Advice Support Services: advertising, marketing, management, financial, HR, PR

  • Office space with internet, phone and conference room access

  • Fax and copier access (fee based on usage)

  • Conference room access

  • Innovation Business Trainings


Online Request for Business Coaching