Western Region: Home

The Western Region of the Maryland SBDC covers Frederick, Washington, Allegany, and Garrett Counties. Our host is Frostburg State University. Our regional headquarters is located in Frostburg at the ABC Building next to FSU. We have consultants located in the economic development offices in Allegany, Washington, and Frederick Counties, so we help in regional economic development by assisting small businesses get started and grow. We offer training classes in these same counties that teach small business owners what they need to do to start and grow small their own small business. One of our specialities is assisting clients obtain traditional financing. Last year, our region assisted in the closing of over $12 million dollars in local financing.

Contact us:


Mark- Allegany County- ext. 3

Robert- Washington County- ext. 4

Brandon-Frederick County- ext. 5
Jodi-Garrett County- ext. 6

Please visit our training calendar by clicking here!


Western Region

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