Numerous resources are available to prospective business owners to help them develop business plans or receive on-going business counseling. The Rockingham Community College Small Business Center can be reached at 336-342-4261. The Rockingham County Economic Development office has an entrepreneurship development component, under the direction of ShawnGorman. A Service Corp of Retired Executives (SCORE) Chapter also exists in Rockingham County. For information on entrepreneurship or SCORE, contact the Rockingham County Economic Development office at 336-342-8138. The Small Business and Technology Development Center (SBTDC) in Winston-Salem, NC offers business planning courses for aspiring entrepreneurs. Contact Bob Weston at 336-750-2030.
Business Registration and Zoning
Before starting a business, you must register your business with the City of Eden Planning & Inspections Department at Eden City Hall.