The Pennsylvania Small Business Development Centers have helped thousands of entrepreneurs launch successful new business ventures, expand an existing business, or return a business to profitability.

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Talluto’s Authentic Italian Food

At an awards ceremony held on April 30, 2015, Talluto’s Authentic Italian Foods, Inc. was recognized as the Small Business Administration’s “Family Owned Business of the Year for 2015” for…

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G. Adams Restoration

Selina Kedziora, owner of G. Adams Restoration is a woman of the community. She had spent much of her time in the Philadelphia area, as a child growing up and as…

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Charlie B’s Texas Bar-B-Que

Carl Everett is the owner of Charlie B’s Texas Bar-B-Que and credits his childhood and the numerous lessons he received from his parents for the success that he has been able…

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Artisan Exchange

Frank Badassarre, the founder of Artisan Exchange, had worked for over thirty years in the financial services industry. Many of those years include executive level experience. Frank possesses extensive managerial,…

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AAA School of Trucking

AAA School of Trucking is a family owned and operated trade school providing training and testing for truck drivers leading to the Commercial Driver’s License. It was founded in 1997 and…

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AAA School of Trucking

AAA School of Trucking is a family owned and operated trade school providing training and testing for truck drivers leading to the Commercial Driver’s License (CDL). It was founded in 1997…

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Harvest Local Foods

As environmentalists and lovers of healthy foods, Mary Ann Ford and Pam Nelson loved the idea of running a business that sells locally grown and produced products. Although they had no…

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Morning Plastering and Stucco, Inc.

Noel Morning, founder of Morning Plastering and Stucco, Inc. Noel Morning has been in the construction industry for over ten years. Raised in Ireland, where buildings are meticulously constructed from cinder blocks, Noel…

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Cider Mills Landscapes

Cider Mill Landscapes was founded by Bob McCusker in 2007, to provide customized landscape design and construction including stonework, planting, irrigation systems, fencing and walls. With an established customer base in…

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Munger & Associates, LLC

It is never too late for a potential entrepreneurs to take the first steps towards the realization of that old dream, and probably no one else best exemplifies this better than Peter Munger. At…

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Talluto's Authentic Italian Food

Talluto's showcases its food at an Italian Festival. A chef by profession, Joe Talluto enjoyed sharing his passion for Italian Cuisine.  Joe’s knowledge and appreciation of simple Italian cooking drove his…

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Cheryl's Southern Style Restaurant

When Cheryl Stevens came to the Widener University Small Business Development Center (SBDC), she was operating her southern style cooking business out of a small pick-up window. She dreamed of one…

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Advanced Physical and Aquatic Therapy

Ryan Mullins and Josh Green were physical therapists who dreamed of opening up their own physical therapy clinic. With the grand opening of their own clinic on March 12, 2010 in…