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NJSBDC at New Jersey University

(Hudson County)


About Us

America’s Small Business Development Centers (SBDC) were established in 1977 and can be found in every state in the U.S. Twelve SBDC regional offices are located throughout New Jersey.

A partnership program with the U.S Small Business Administration

A variety of educational and business resources are available to counsel and train small business owners to finance, market and manage their companies. New Jersey City University students and staff are encouraged to take advantage of SBDC services, including the periodic workshops offered at no cost to the university community. The NJSBDC network also provides opportunities for students to participate in research and get first-hand business experience under the supervision of faculty and business professionals.

Our Mission

“The New Jersey Small Business Development Centers’ network is committed to guiding established small business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs to create and expand their business enterprises which will, in turn, result in sustainable growth, job creation and statewide economic development and prosperity.”

Meet the Regional Director at New Jersey City University

Vid A. Bahadur, 

Vid A. Bahadur is the Regional Director at the NJ Small Business Development Center (NJSBDC) at New Jersey City University (NJCU) in Hudson County.

Vid has served the Hudson County community for the past 24 years through his tenure at New Jersey City University. He led NJCU to the highest Graduate Enrollments in its history. While doing so, he petitioned senior administration to increase community access to higher education by removing barriers such as standard test requirements.

Prior to joining NJSBDC at NJCU, Vid co-founded and serves as the Director for NJCU’s Center for Workforce & Community Development. His team specializes in workforce readiness, skills training, employer engagement and job training. Through these capacities, Vid is positioned to drive economic mobility and transform lives for Hudson County residents and beyond. Vid is a member of the Hudson County Workforce Leadership Academy, one of several Workforce Leadership Academies in localities across North America.

Contact Us

Visit our website for more information.

We want to make your business venture a success! We provide one on one Business ConsultingTraining Workshops, marketing assistance, and resources to help you succeed.

Call us today: (201) 200-2156

Small Business Development Center
285 West Side Avenue Suite 199
Jersey City, NJ 07305

Directions via Google Maps


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.


Annual Key Sponsors

Financial Supporter

Major funding partners

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.