Best Small Business Resources in the Rock Springs Area

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Starting a business is a life-changing experience. Wyoming has dozens of great resources to help entrepreneurs get started. Our team researched and vetted organizations in the Rock Springs area and compiled our list of recommended resources in this article.

You can also read our guide to starting a business in Wyoming.

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Rock Springs SBDC

Here are the Principle Service Areas:

  • Mentoring
  • Business Planning
  • Financial

Offers Free Service

Description

The greatest strength of the SBDC is their free, confidential, 1-on-1 business mentoring for anyone who seeks it. Sometimes in order to be considered for mentoring from one of their professional business advisors, you may have to attend a class/workshop or at least present your business plan. SBDC's are located all throughout the state and you should use the SBDC closest to your location if possible, but you can often transfer to a different location if they do not fit your needs.

CONTACT INFORMATION:

1400 Dewar Drive, Suite 208
Rock Springs, WY 82901


Rock Springs SCORE

Here are the Principle Service Areas:

  • Mentoring
  • Business Planning
  • Sales & Marketing
  • Networking

Offers Free Service

Description

SCORE (Service Corp of Retired Executives) is a leading, nation-wide organization that has assisted millions of entrepreneurs over its 50+ years of operation. SCORE is a resource partner of the SBA that offers access to a network of experienced business leaders who donate time to mentor entrepreneurs and small business owners. They also host free or inexpensive workshops online and at 300 local chapters around the United States. Mentoring can be conducted either in person or remotely and is always free and confidential, no matter how often you take advantage of this service.


Spark

Here are the Principle Service Areas:

  • Coworking
  • Networking

Accepts Walks In

Description

Spark offers basic coworking amenities such as conference rooms, a kitchenette, and private phone booths. They also hold events including networking opportunities, seminars by accomplished entrepreneurs, and more general community events. 

CONTACT INFORMATION:

140 E Broadway , Suite 25
Jackson, WY 83001
info@sparkjh.com

HOURS OF OPERATION:

MON - FRI: 9 am - 5 pm 


Sweetwater County Library System

Here are the Principle Service Areas:

  • Mentoring
  • Business Planning
  • Research

Offers Free Service

Accepts Walks In

Description

The library has databases, articles, and books helpful to those starting a new business. You can schedule a one-on-one meeting with a librarian for additional help with using and accessing these resources.

Restrictions

Library card required for most services.

CONTACT INFORMATION:

300 N 1st East
Green River, WY 82935
307-875-3615
ltravis@sweetwaterlibraries.com

HOURS OF OPERATION:

MON - THU: 10 am - 8 pm

FRI: 10 am - 5 pm

SAT: 12 pm - 5 pm