Global Business Center

SBDC Export Assistance Network


Providing Exporting and International Businesses Expertise

Funded by the Ohio Small Business Development Center (SBDC), the Global Business Center hosts a SBDC Export Assistance Network (EAN). The SBDC EAN provides export assistance to small and medium-sized enterprises (under 500 employees) in Northeast Ohio and helps to promote business growth through exporting and international trade.


Services are primarily provided in the nine counties surrounding the Cleveland-Akron-Canton area, however, the SBDC EAN can assist any Ohio company wanting to grow their business through exporting and international trade. The SBDC EAN works in collaboration with the U.S. Commercial Service, as well as providing accesss to the resources at Cleveland State University.

SBDC EAN Services SBDC EAN Resources SBDC EAN Counseling SBDC EAN FAQs

For more information:
CONTACT: Nate Ward, SBDC EAN Director
PHONE: 216-687-7347