Business Startup Assistance

Central VA Small Business Development Center has a team of business and technical experts available to listen, advise and assist you with your business; confidentially and free of charge. CV SBDC is armed with a wealth of assets and a commitment to help small businesses compete and achieve their goals.      

The State of Virginia's Business Website is a great resource for anyone starting a business.

Central Virginia SCORE is dedicated to helping your small business start, grow, and succeed. You can find a mentor, take a workshop or browse the library on their website. 

The Central Virginia Partnership for Economic Development can provide 1) Research and Analytics, 2) Site Selection Assistance, 3) Entrepreneurial Support, 4) Existing Business Service and 5) Workforce Development Solutions. Madison is a proud of the partnership.

Tracey Gardner, Economic Development and Tourism Director for Madison, can be reached at 540-948-7560, and she is also The Chamber of Commerce Director and can help promote locally with finding the right spot for you, promotion, ribbon cuttings and more!