Alameda County SBDCNewark, CA





Ohlone College Career Center Resources 

Aspiring Student Entrepreneurship 

​Tier 1 Alameda County Small Business Development Center (ACSBDC)
Tier 2 Events, Workshops, and ZOOM Webinars
Tier 2 Entrepreneurship Mentorship Services
Tier 2 Recommended Industry Certificates 

Business Owners/Employers Entrepreneurship 

FREE Non-Credit Professional Development Courses 

​Ask about Ohlone College's Non-Credit Professional Development Certificates 


​Tier 1 Self-Directed Services - FREE  

Questions? Contact Ohlone Career Center
Harshdeep Singh Nanda
Employer & Entrepreneurship Advisor
510 742-2328


Ohlone College Host of Alameda County Small Business Development Center (ACSBDC) Program

Ohlone College is a public community college with its main campus in Fremont, California and a second campus in Newark.  The Ohlone Community College District serves the cities of Fremont and Newark, as well as parts of Union City. Ohlone College became the new host of the Alameda County Small Business Development Center program on January 1, 2019. The ACSBDC serves Alameda County's small businesses with technical assistance consulting and small business development workshops.

Business Owners & Aspiring Student Entrepreneurship 

Ohlone Community College is the host of the Alameda County Small Business Development Center program. This program offers Ohlone students a pathway to entrepreneurship by providing the opportunity and support to start a micro-enterprise while enrolled in college. As part of the Northern California SBDC network, the Alameda County Small Business Development Center (ACSBDC) serves Alameda County. One on one counseling and professional development webinars are available to aspiring entrepreneurs and business owners to address challenges, seize opportunities, and grow clients’ bottom line. To learn more about Ohlone College's Business Owners & Aspiring Student Entrepreneurship resources click here

Ohlone College Career Ventures (WIOA)

Powered by the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) & Alameda County Workforce Development Board.

If you lost your small business due to COVID-19, you may qualify for up to $5,000.00 of training to cultivate new skills or upgrade your current skillsets. 
For more information contact:
Jesus Jimenez
510 742-2323
Ask about temporary (personal/resident) rent or mortgage relief


Daniel Newell

Ohlone College Tri-Cities Career Center
Director, Host Oversight of ACSBDC program   

Daniel Newell has nearly 20 years of experience in employment and career services, workforce, education, and economic development.  He currently serves as the director to the Ohlone College Tri-Cities Career Center, a recipient of a federal sub-contract under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), and serves as the administrator over the Alameda County Small Business Development Center (ACSBDC ) program, a federal sub-contractor under the US Small Business Administration and the California Governor's Office of Business and Economic Development Small Business Development Center (Go-Biz). 


Apply Now

It all starts here. Complete the application and submit your request. A member of the SBDC will follow up with you and help you achieve your small business goals -- at no cost to you.


As concerns continue about coronavirus (COVID-19), we’re here to help you navigate available resources, answer your business questions and be a trusted partner for your business
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