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NJSBDC at Rutgers University- Camden

(Burlington, Camden, Gloucester & Salem Countries)


About Us

The NJ Small Business Development Center (NJSBDC) at Rutgers-Camden is part of a statewide network that provides comprehensive consulting services and educational opportunities to Small Business owners and potential owners throughout the State of New Jersey. The NJSBDC at Rutgers-Camden serves Burlington, Camden, Gloucester and Salem Counties, with several convenient training and counseling locations.

In addition to the services described here you can download documents and/or find small business links to gather valuable information that will help you start or grow your business.

Linking the resources of a variety of agencies contributes to the growth of the small business community in the State of New Jersey. These agencies include: The US Small Business Administration (SBA), the State of New Jersey , Rutgers Graduate School of Management (Newark) and other college-based centers throughout the State, and private sector. Through this combined effort, the small business community is able to promote the State’s economic development.

Meet the Regional Director at Rutgers University- Camden

Robert Palumbo, Regional Director

Robert Palumbo is a Voorhees, NJ resident with more than 40 years’ experience in Finance, Operations and Marketing. Mr. Palumbo holds a BA in Accounting from Rutgers University-Camden and an MBA in Finance from Philadelphia University. Mr. Palumbo was a part-time consultant with the NJSBDC for twelve years and the Assistant Director from May 2014 thru June 2015. Mr. Palumbo was named Director in July 2015 replacing Clarence Fullard who retired but still continues to provide his expertise as a part-time consultant. Mr. Palumbo brings a diverse background to the SBDC having worked in service, manufacturing and distribution sectors including small businesses and large corporations. As an entrepreneur Robert owned his own video production business for over ten years.

As Director of the SBDC, Mr. Palumbo manages the Camden SBDC operations, provides community outreach, council’s small business owners and oversees all SBDC training programs. He advises small business owners in the areas of business startup, business planning, business expansion, market planning, market research, loan proposals, record keeping, financial projections and financial analysis.

Contact Us

Visit our website for more information

Feel free to call us at 856-225-6221, email us at, or fax us at 856-225-6621. Please remember, if you wish to meet individually with one of our business consultants there is NO CHARGE for this confidential service but it is BY APPOINTMENT ONLY.

Training & Counseling Locations

Burlington County Library-Main Branch (Training & Counseling)
5 Pioneer Blvd.
Westampton, NJ 08060
(609) 267-9660
Directions via Google Maps

Burlington County “County Corner” (Counseling)
Moorestown Mall
400 Route 38
Moorestown, NJ 08057
(856) 642-3833
Directions via Google Maps

Evesham Township Library (Counseling)
984 Tuckertown Rd.
Marlton, NJ 08053
(856) 983-1444
Directions via Google Maps

Burlington County Library-Evesham Branch (Counseling)
984 Tuckerton Road
Marlton, NJ 08053
(856) 983-1444
Directions via Google Maps

NJ Small Business Development Center, Rutgers-Camden (NJSBDC at Rutgers-Camden) (Counseling)
419 Cooper Street
Camden, NJ 08102
(856) 225-6221
Directions via Google Maps

Camden County Store (Counseling)
Voorhees Town Center (Echelon Mall)
Somerdale and Burnt Mill Roads
Voorhees, NJ 08043
(856) 566-2920
Directions via Google Maps

Gloucester County Department of Economic Development (Counseling)
115 Budd Blvd.
Woodbury, NJ 08096
(856) 384-6930
Directions via Google Maps


Gloucester County Library-Main Branch (Training & Counseling)
389 Wolfert Station Road
Mullica Hill, NJ 08062
(856) 223-6000
Directions via Google Maps



All SBA programs are extended to the public on a nondiscriminatory basis. Reasonable arrangements for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact NJSBDC at Rutgers-Camden – 419 Cooper Street-Camden, NJ 08102 or call (856) 225-6221.

The New Jersey Small Business Development Centers (SBDC) network is partially funded by the US Small Business Administration, the State of New Jersey and Rutgers Business School: Graduate Programs-Newark and New Brunswick. SBA’s funding is not an endorsement of any products, opinions, or services. All SBA funded programs are extended to the public on a nondiscriminatory basis.


starting Your Business

If you are planning on starting a small business, NJSBDC, with the help of the Small Business Administration (SBA), is here to make your small business dreams a reality. Become a client and see how.

Expanding Your Business

If you are an existing business with annual revenue of up to $1 million or have more than $1 million in revenue and/or 10 or more employees, NJSBDC can help you expand your market share as a company and grow your vision into a successful company. Become a client and see how.


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The New Jersey Sustainable Business program is funded by the USEPA, and is part of an EPA Region 2 Toxic Reductions initiative that also includes projects being conducted by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC), and New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT).

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 the SBA. All services extended to the public on a non-discriminatory basis.