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Recently, Karla contacted the SBDC for assistance in determining the feasibility of developing a shared mail advertising booklet to promote businesses in Solano County.
Karla worked with an SBDC Marketing Consultant on market research and business plan development. Utilizing the resources of Small Business Development Center National Information Clearinghouse (SBDCNET), they were able to evaluate the local market, identify competition, establish an advertising fee structure, and locate a cost-effective booklet printer. Karla is also continuing to work with another SBDC counselor on the development of the financial projections.
Karla has completed logo design/name and has applied for the trademark. Because of the ongoing assistance from SBDC counselors, she is making an educated and well-planned move to include this new product offering into her business plan.