A Business Plan

The Small Business Center offers free business workshops to help new or existing business owners in developing a quality business plan.

Small Business Resources
Reference USA
NC Live
 (you may need a library card to access)
Business and Industry Information
Small Business Administration (SBA) Guide to a Business Plan
Ecommerce University - The Ultimate Guide to Business Plans


Financing is a fundamental part of starting and operating a successful business. The Small Business Center can assist in analyzing the various funding options and how to best approach lenders. Most lending applications require a business plan. The Small Business Center is available to consult through writing a business plan. Martha Larson has access to online resources that will provide valuable competitive, industry, market and demographic research. See the Business Plan page above or contact Martha Larson mlarson@davidsonccc.edu directly for assistance.

Small Business Administration
The North Carolina Rural Economic Development Center Microenterprise Loan
Self Help Credit Union 

Regulations and Requirements

Potential and existing business owners should be very aware of the local, state and federal laws and regulations that may affect their business operations.  Martha Larson is available to discuss specific issues and assist with referring businesses to the appropriate governmental office.  The Small Business Center maintains local, state and federal contacts that are available to inform and advise businesses about potential issues with their business.

Davidson County Planning and Zoning
Business License Information
City of Lexington Business Development
City of Thomasville Business Information
Town of Wallburg
Town of Midway
Town of Denton Business Information
Davie County Town Manager
Town of Bermuda Run
Town of Mocksville Planning, Zoning and Business License Information
Federal Tax ID/EIN Number
North Carolina Department of Revenue Business Information
North Carolina Taxpayer Recovery Program
North Carolina Department of Commerce
IRS Tax Calendar

Reference USA

Small Business Center

Conference Center


Martha Larson, Director



Davidson-Main Campus
297 DCC Road
Thomasville, NC 27360

Davie Campus-Bermuda Run
120 Kinderton Blvd
Bermuda Run, NC 27006