SBM Team

Lori Cegon, Certified Professional Coach and SBM Program Director, is now in her 10th year of leading the SBM Program at the Chemeketa Small Business Development Center. The SBM program has tripled in size and added SBM program offerings, such as Strategic SBM and SBM Alumni, in order to continue to support businesses. Lori has over 25 years of experience working with businesses in the Willamette Valley. She is also a small business owner just like you with an extensive background in human resources, performance management, business management, and leadership development.

Plus, SBM has a whole team of business coaches with a variety of business ownership experience and specialized expertise to support the challenges you face every day. A sampling of expertise includes:

  • Budgeting
  • Business planning
  • Financial analysis
  • Human resources
  • Leadership development
  • Legal
  • Marketing
  • Performance management
  • QuickBooks
  • Sales
  • Social media
  • Strategic planning
  • Time management