Helping small and disadvantaged businesses find success

Offering workshops, networking events, mentoring opportunities and information/referral services in collaboration with local community partners

About Us

The Asian Business Association San Diego’s Business Development Resource Center (BDRC) helps small and disadvantaged businesses and entrepreneurs build a foundation for business success. The BDRC offers workshops, networking, mentoring opportunities, and information and referral services for small businesses and prospective entrepreneurs concentrated in the San Diego region in collaboration with community partners.

BDRC goals include:

Provide information and technical assistance to enable small businesses and entrepreneurs to participate fully in San Diego’s economic development.
Drive startup capital, contracting opportunities and access to business networks through workshops and other events.
Be an information and referral service for small businesses and entrepreneurs.
Provide networking and mentoring opportunities.

Program topics include:

Business Start-up
Government Contracting
Business Plan/Needs Assessment
Accounting/Quick Books
Human Resources

Upcoming Events

There are currently no upcoming events. See past events.


“As someone new to San Diego, it was wonderful to learn about the Port of San Diego! Chairman Castellanos was very articulate and shared his insights into the latest waterfront programs and developments, as well as how we might get more involved in the business opportunities the Port has to offer.”
Small Business Owner
“I was impressed to learn how the Port generates jobs and strengthens the local economy at a steadily increasing rate that fuels the region's prosperity and a remarkable way of life.”
“We were really able to see how much the Port strives to support the community and brings value to San Diego. It’s support for local businesses was an exciting eye opener for us. BDRC has definitely provided us with information to really benefit in growing our business.”
Small Business Owner

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Business Development
Resource Center

Contact Us
Phone: (858) 277-2822
Mobile: 858-336-4165

Asian Business Association
7675 Dagget Street, Suite 340
San Diego, CA 92111
Phone (858) 277-2822
Fax (858) 277-2622

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