Start a Business
Starting a business in Haywood County can be an exciting adventure. Several groups in the area can advise and lead you through the steps you need to take, to get your business off the ground and running.
The website links below share several levels of expertise to aid you in your start-up venture.
NC Department of Commerce
Address: 4344 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, NC 27699-4344
(800) 228-8443 or (919) 715-2864
Haywood Community College Small Business Center sbc.haywood.edu (the college also offers R.E.A.L. (Rural Entrepreneurship through Active Learning) an 11 week course to walk businesses through the market analysis, cash flow and business plan stages. It is also helpful for existing businesses to aid in growing their business wisely.
Small Business & Technology Development Center www.sbtdc.org