Small Business Support

#SJGROWTH (BOS) is San Jose and Silicon Valley’s most comprehensive resource for launching and growing a business. BOS is a collaborative partnership among more than 40 public, private, and nonprofit entities all pursuing the same goal—to help new entrepreneurs and small business owners achieve success.

Network of

40+ Partners

including public and private businesses and nonprofits dedicated to entrepreneurs and small business owners.

Business Owner Space Program is simple to use and highly relevant for business owners. The website offers access to partner organizations, an extensive online library and comprehensive events calendar.


Additional Business Owner Space Tools

  • A five-question process to highlight resources and information that businesses need most.
  • A detailed diagnostic process specifically designed to provide small business owners and entrepreneurs a comprehensive method of assessing risk and capabilities.
  • A customized daily search of more than 1,000 federal, state, county, city and municipal websites that provide notification of contract opportunities.
  • The BOS Online Forum—a business-to-business resource enabling entrepreneurs and business owners to connect and provide information, support and mentoring.
  • Ongoing news and announcements that inform local businesses about events, programs and new regulations.
  • A comprehensive template for creating a business plan.
  • Help with hiring staff or speak to a business coach by calling 877.880.1222.