NYC Business Solutions

NYC Business Solutions

The Brooklyn NYC Business Solutions Center is a program of the NYC Department of Small Business Services and is run by the Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce. This office offers FREE assistance for small businesses and individuals interested in starting small businesses. Please contact any of the below team members to inquire about the services we provide.


Services Offered:

Business Education Courses:

We provide free business courses and workshops. Learn how to develop your business plan, receive guidance on the right strategy for your business and so much more. We also offer courses in an array of languages including Spanish, Russian, Chinese, Korean, Haitian Creole, Urdu, Bengali, and Arabic.

Click here for the full course schedule.

For questions, please contact:
Dina Rabiner at [email protected]

Business Planning and Operations Courses

REGISTER             Desarollar sus Operaciones de Negocios,(1/14/2021) | Stephany Reyes-Seri

REGISTER             Creating a Business Idea that Works, (1/20/2021) | Lloyd Cambridge

REGISTER             Primer Paso para Empezar Un Negocio, (1/27/2021) | Felipe Sanchez

REGISTER             Food Retail 2: Getting Better Results , (2/1/2021) | Pat Warner

REGISTER             First Step to Starting a Business, (2/1/2021) | Ibrahima Souare

REGISTER             Первый шаг к началу бизнеса, BROOKLYN (2/22/2021) | Roman Solonyy

Finance Courses

REGISTER            Small Business Financing, (2/10/2021) | Lloyd Cambridge 

REGISTER            How to Save Money on Taxes, (2/24/2021) 

Legal Courses

REGISTER             Commercial Lease Strategies, (1/14/2021) | Karl Dowden

REGISTER             Mind Your Business, Entities & Contracts (2/4/2021) | Bradley Bailyn

REGISTER             Choosing a Legal Structure (2/25/2021) | Thomas Farrell

Sales and Marketing Courses

REGISTER             GO Digital!, (1/25/2021) | Luc Saint-Preux

REGISTER             Social Media Marketing (2/1/2021) | Nicole McCullum

REGISTER             Llegue Sus Clientes en Linea Con Google (2/8/2021) | Sixcia Devine

REGISTER             GO Digital!, (2/25/2021) | Luc Saint-Preux

REGISTER             Quickbooks (2/26/2021) | Felipe W. Sanchez

Business Reopening Workshops

REGISTER             Guidelines for Reopening, Phases 1-4 (1/22/2021) | Dina Rabiner

Pro-Bono Legal Assistance:

Receive a free 30 minute legal consultation on business structure, commercial lease or contract.

Jennifer Stokes at [email protected]

Recruitment and Training Grant:

We provide employment screening to make strong matches for your company's open positions at no cost. The Customized Training program offers federally-funded grants to help NYC-based businesses train and retain their employees.

Ruel Minott at [email protected]

NYC Women Entrepreneurs Fund Outreach Program:

Access loans of up to $1,000,000 at an interest rate of 3% APR to work on a project with a City agency or City-funded entity. If your business is working on, or hoping to work on, a project with a City agency or City-funded entity as a prime or subcontractor, you may be eligible for a Contract Financing Loan.

Manuel Maysonet at [email protected]


We assess your needs and identify financing options - we also help build your loan application. We work with all business types providing one-on-one guidance and connecting you to our network of 40+ lenders in NYC.

Stevenson Joseph at [email protected]

M/WBE Application Assistance:

Receive free assistance with completing the NYC M/WBE online application.

Jennifer Stokes at [email protected]

Regulatory Assistance:

Get help with licenses and permits and cut through the red tape with city agencies.

Stevenson Joseph at [email protected] 

Legal Assistance:
[email protected]

Financing Assistance:
[email protected]

Small Business Solutions Director:
[email protected]

NYC Women's Entrepreneurs Fund: [email protected]

Recruitment and Training:
[email protected]

Business Courses:
[email protected]