Public Meeting on Gowanus Draft Zoning Proposal

February 06, 2019
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
317 Hoyt Street

The Department of City Planning will discuss the released draft zoning proposal. Share your feedback and ask questions of City agencies. SBIDC, Councilmember Lander, and the Gowanus Neighborhood Community for Justice, will be there to ensure our IBZ planning work and the needs of our constituents are addressed.




Commercial Leases: What You Need to Know

February 13, 2019
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
110 William Street, 7th Floor

The NYC Department of Small Business Services is offering this free class to learn the ins and outs of negotiating a commercial lease.  For more info and to RSVP, click here.


February 21, 2019
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
9 Bond Street, 5th floor

Brooklyn GoDigital! sponsored by Google is a course offered by NYC Department of Small Business Services to assist business owners with listing their business on Google Maps & Google Search with photos and building profiles.

SBIDC Holiday Party!

December 12, 2018
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
The Old American Can Factory 232 3rd Street, Brooklyn, NY 11215

Come celebrate with SBIDC!

Thanks to our generous sponsor, Bank of America Merrill Lynch.

CEO Roundtable with Vistage Worldwide & SBIDC

November 14, 2018
8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
335 Adams St, Suite 2700, Brooklyn, NY 11201

Need more hours to grow your business?

Come spend two hours with a group of fellow CEOs and you’ll discover how the best business leaders make more money and grow their companies faster by working fewer hours, not more!

Join John Furth, Vistage’s Chair in Brooklyn, as he shares his thoughts on disruptive leadership and how you can integrate that approach into your companies for dramatic success.

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Fall Membership Mixer!

October 17, 2018
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Five Boroughs Brewing Co., 215 47th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11232

Join SBIDC for an evening of networking and fun at the remarkable Five Boroughs Brewing Co.
Plenty of local food and beverage, plus tours of the brewery!
This is a complementary event for current SBIDC members and small businesses throughout Southwest Brooklyn.
We look forward to learning more about your business, your work on behalf of our communities, and how SBIDC can be of assistance.
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