Member Resources

Contact the organizations below for resources regarding new and existing businesses.

Blue Ridge Community College Small Business Center (SBC)

SBC supports the development of new businesses and growth of existing businesses by being a provider of business education, training, coaching, information, and referrals.  You may request a free confidential consultation about your business by calling 828-694-1779 or visiting the Small Business Center Network.

Blue Ridge Innovation Network (BRIN)

BRIN provides the ideal environment for partering, change culture, networking, and thinking globally to start and grow a company.  They match you up with seasoned business expertise in a variety of business needs including business idea generation, business plan development, financing, sales, marketing, advertising, PR, accounting, legal, HR, customer service, etc.  In addition, their clients take advantage of affordable flexible business space, affordable internet access, conference space, a business library, and access to copier and fax services.  Located at Blue Ridge Community College.  For more information, call 828-694-1779.

Brevard SCORE (Service Corps of Retired Executives)

Brevard SCORE is a nonprofit group of retired business professionals in Transylvania County dedicated to helping entrepreneurs start and grow small businesses. As a sponsor and a proud resource of the Brevard/Transylvania Chamber of Commerce, our services are confidential and provided at no cost to our clients. Our certified mentors have provided assistance to more than 300 businesses in Transylvania County since 2002; we generally meet at the Brevard/Transylvania Chamber of Commerce or at your place of business (you can schedule an appointment via email or phone). Brevard SCORE is part of the Western North Carolina SCORE Chapter 0242 which serves eight counties in WNC. Our chapter is one of 354 offices across the USA staffed by more than thirteen thousand volunteers with headquarters in Washington DC.

Brevard SCORE Office Address:
Brevard/Transylvania Chamber of Commerce, 175 East Main Street, Brevard, NC 28712

Business Email Address and Telephone:

Ed Carroll, Manager, edcarroll555@gmail.com828-771-6308