The NYC Department of Small Business Services (SBS) is hosting the first-ever NYC Small Business Month Expo to provide a variety of free information, resources, and direct services that address the needs of small business owners of all stages, industries, and boroughs. This event will take place on Wednesday, May 29th from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM.

Access 100+ free city programs, agencies, and partner resources – all under one roof:

  • Faster city permits and licenses
  • Financing and legal assistance
  • Hire workers
  • Contract with NYC through the M/WBE Borough Forum
  • Free consultations, workshops, and networking
  • … and much more!

About NYC Small Business Month

In May 2023, Mayor Eric Adams and NYC Department of Small Business Services (SBS) Commissioner Kevin D. Kim announced the launch of “Small Business Month” to promote New York City’s diverse small businesses throughout the month of May, expanding on “National Small Business Week” recognized each year.

About NYC Department of Small Business Services

The NYC Department of Small Business Services (SBS) helps unlock economic potential and create economic security for all New Yorkers by connecting New Yorkers to good jobs, creating stronger businesses, and building thriving neighborhoods across the five boroughs.

For more information on all SBS services, go to, call 888-SBS-4NYC, and follow us on FacebookTwitterInstagram, and LinkedIn.