Welcome to the Center for Business & Innovation

Our entrepreneur portal contains over a dozen no-cost programs to help you plan & grow your business.

All the Resources You Need to Start & Grow Your Small Business Under One Roof

The Center for Business & Innovation (CB&I) is committed to business prosperity throughout Washington state. We provide no-cost services and resources for entrepreneurs, business owners, and managers to help them achieve greater success.

CB&I's Upcoming Trainings & Events

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Many of our trainings are now available online!

We've worked together during the pandemic to offer our training series online. Explore resources to learn more!


IRS Employee Retention Tax Credit & Filing Season Readiness for Business


Laying the Groundwork: Basics of Government Contracting


Buying an Existing Business Step by Step


Third Annual Black-Owned Business Excellence

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Explore All CB&I Program & Resources

Give the Gift of Opportunity

Learn more about how you can help support small businesses during Entrepreneur Month!