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Welcome to the Murray State University Small Business Development Center a member of Kentucky Small Business Development Center Network. The MSU Small Business Development Center is dedicated to serving Kentucky's small business community and its entrepreneurs. This is done by providing services to entrepreneurs seeking to either begin a new business or expand an existing one. We provide free person to person management consultations with experienced counselors. We also provide affordable training workshops both in a classroom setting as well as through the Kentucky Small Business Development Center website, Additionally, we provide valuable tools including marketing research and industry profiles that assist entrepreneurs in making informed decisions. We take pride in offering high quality, in-depth and hands-on service to our clients.

We are pleased to offer services from and locations in the Murray State University footprint. We have offices in Murray, Hopkinsville, Owensboro, and Paducah. We encourage you to contact the center director in your area to schedule a meeting to learn more how we can be of service to you.

Contact our Centers:


Chris Wooldridge
Murray District Director
926 N. 16th Street,
Suite 105
Murray State University
Murray, KY 42071
Ph.: (270) 809-2856
Fax: (270) 809-3049
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Lois Decker
Owensboro Center Director
200 E. Third Street,
Suite 302
Owensboro, KY 42303
Ph.: (270) 926-8085
Fax: (270) 663-1051
Send E-mail

U.S. Small Business Administration
Funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. All opinions, conclusions or recommendations expressed are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of SBA. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact: Your local center and make arrangement.

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