MHCC Small Business Development Center Moves to Downtown Facility

Posted: March 21, 2012

More than 50 community members and business and civic leaders were on hand April 20 for the ribbon-cutting ceremony at MHCC’s Small Business Development Center (SBDC). Pictured: Michael Hay, MHCC president, Antonio Paez, SBDC director and Alison Hart, Gresham Chamber CEO.The Mt. Hood Community College (MHCC) Small Business Development Center (SBDC) will relocate April 9 to a new site, 501 N.E. Hood Ave., in downtown Gresham.

The 1,500 square foot space will have a computer lab, classroom, conference room, equipment for webinars and teleconferencing as well as free parking and easy access to MAX light rail public transportation.

“We are very excited about our new location,” says Antonio Paez, director of the MHCC Small Business Development Center. “There are a lot of pluses here that our students and clients will find very helpful.” The MHCC facility is part of the Oregon Small Business Development Center Network and serves new and established businesses by providing:

  • Practical, affordable training
  • Free, confidential business counseling
  • Information and referral services
  • Access to small business resources

Small Business Development CenterThe SBDC offers seminars and workshops on a variety of topics, including social media, starting a business and bookkeeping, to name just a few.

Class registration is now open for spring term. Class registration for summer term will open May 15. For a schedule of classes and registration, please call 503-491-7658, email or visit the website,

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