Local Small Business Support and Resources

 Small Business Recovery and Reinvention Program

​Oakland County is transforming the way we provide support and resources to the local small business community. You no longer need to come to us—we are “going on the road” and coming to a community near you.

Hear about the free, new Small Business Recovery and Reinvention programming, presented by Michigan’s Small Business Development Center and a local digital marketing company. The first stops include:

​JULY 13 (8:00-10:30 a.m)
Oak Park City Hall Campus
Oak Park, MI 48237

​JULY 14 (8:00-10:30 a.m.)
Embassy Suites by Hilton
850 Tower Dr.
Troy, MI 48098

​JULY 15 (8:00-10:30 a.m.)
Baker's of Milford Restaurant
2025 S Milford Rd.
Milford, MI 48381

​Please join us to learn more about how Oakland County is investing in our local small businesses.

Questions? Contact Erick Phillips, Oakland County – Local Business Development: phillipse@oakgov.com

We'll Help You


Develop fe​asibility studies

Create realistic m​onth​ly cash flow projections

F​​ind appropriate level financing

Get clients

​​​​Grow revenue

Raise capital​​

​​Determine direction and plan

Build knowled​ge and skills

Define failsafe processes​​​​​​​​​​​

Find​​ talent

Improve marketing results

Manage time wisely​​

Refine business and marketing plans

All businesses headquartered in Oakland county with fewer than 100 employees already qualify for free assistance. 

Request free business counseling today and let us help you overcome your business challenges.

Sign Up For Business Counseling

 Our Ongoing Coronavirus Response

Although our office is closed to the public due to the Coronavirus health emergency, we are still working to help small businesses every day.

Virtual Small Business Counseling, Training Opportunities and Mapping Services can be assessed by using the menu on the left.

We appreciate your patience, understanding and encourage you to take all necessary precautions to protect yourselves from infection.

If you have any questions regarding the services available in this department, please contact us at smallbusiness@oakgov.com  or (248) 858-0783

For questions regarding Oakland County’s COVID-19 response, you can find helpful tools and information at: Oakland County COVID-19 Response