Women’s Business Center – Southeastern Connecticut
The Women’s Business Development Council (WBDC) is host to three U.S. Small Business Administration – Office of Women’s Business Ownership (OWBO) Women’s Business Centers (WBCs). The WBC program was founded to foster the growth of women-owned businesses by providing access to education, training, mentoring, business development and financing opportunities to women throughout the United States and its territories.
Based in New London, the Southeastern Connecticut Women’s Business Center serves the southeast part of Connecticut, including New London and Middlesex Counties, with programs and services for the aspiring, emerging and established entrepreneur.
300 State Street, Suite 419
New London, CT 06320
Key Program Staff
Laura Stetler – Project Director
Susan Hackett – Program Coordinator
Carol Cheswick – Business Advisor
Samantha Cross – Business Advisor, Finance
Anne DiFrancesco – Business Advisor, Marketing
Sherry Konwerski – Business Advisor, QuickBooks/Accounting & General
Terri Piekara – Business Advisor, Social Media
Beth Scarborough – Business Advisor, Finance/Operations & General
Jacqueline Torcellini – Business Advisor
Elevate Your Pitch: Two-Part Series
Log In Series
Business Go: Live Planning
So You Want to Buy a Business
Are you ready to launch or scale your business?
To learn more about the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), click here. Together with partners around the nation, the SBA offers programming geared to aspiring, emerging and established business owners.
Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made upon request, with at least two weeks notice. Please contact WBDC at 860-574-9246 for arrangements. WBDC is an equal opportunity provider.