Small Business Advisory Services

Small Business Advisory Services

small-businessSBDCThe New York Empire State Development Corporation, State University of New York and RDRC partnered to established a full service Rockaway Beach Small Business Development Center to assist the over 800 businesses located in the Rockaways.


 The Rockaway Beach Small Business Development Center provides client advisory services to business owners and entrepreneurs. Our services assist entrepreneurs turn ideas into businesses, help existing businesses expand, originate loans and provide information businesses need to make critical decisions.


Access to Capital – Our services include providing access to capital for:

  • Start-Up Financing
  • Business Acquisition
  • 504 Real Estate Loans
  • Franchise
  • Purchase Inventory
  • Refinance Existing Debt
  • Construction Loans


Business Concierge Services – We provide “free” business management consulting services to existing and start-up businesses in the following areas:

  • Business Acquisition and Sales
  • Financial Analysis
  • Loan Packaging
  • Business Planning


The Rockaway Beach Small Business Development Center operates Mondays through Fridays from 9:00am to 4:00pm and is located at:


1920 Mott Avenue, Suite 2
Far Rockaway, NY 11691-4111


For more information or to schedule an appointment contact Louis Scamardella, Associate Director at 718.327.5300, extension 313 or