We’re your business resource, helping you start, run and grow your business.
At the Columbia County Small Business Development Center our mission is to help start, grow and retain the best businesses throughout Columbia County, so they can thrive in our local economy.
Our center offers support with:
Free, 1-on-1, confidential business advising
Business plan development and management
Loan application packaging and access to capital assistance
Marketing plan strategies
Hiring, managing and retaining your team
Navigating business regulatory processes
Accounting and finance
Managing cash flow challenges
Columbia County SBDC is part of the Oregon SBDC network that connects local businesses to statewide resources. We will listen to your needs and help find you solutions to achieve success. If we don’t know the answer, we’ll find it.
Request a free business advising appointment today or call 503-410-1506 to learn more.
Jason Moon Director, Columbia County SBDC
Our knowledgeable business advisers are experienced in all areas of business. From start-up to scaling and succession planning, the Oregon SBDC is here and ready to assist you.
Jason is a daily trail runner. He also absolutely goes the distance to build a strong business community, and has the right commitment and approach to building lasting relationships.
Why do you do what you do?
I truly love cultivating authentic relationships and making a positive difference in the daily lives of everyone I encounter. Although I have an immense fondness for everything music, collecting vinyl records and 80's Pop Culture, my real passion is leveraging my expert knowledge and partnerships to create, identify, and develop opportunities for businesses to succeed.
For over 15 years, Jason Moon has been working and advocating for small business clients in a variety of complex roles. His extensive professional background in manufacturing, technology, and financial services make him an empowering force for business owners. Jason, a military veteran with a degree in Business Administration, has been a trustworthy leader with a proven track record in banking, product and team development, marketing and business and community development. He's experienced with successful implementation of engineering management systems, marketing and business development plans, social media strategies, website design and development, making him both creative and analytical minded.