The Sauk County Development Corporation (SCDC) provides free and confidential pre-venture counseling for individuals considering starting a business in Sauk County.  Pre-venture counseling is designed to provide individuals with feedback regarding the feasibility of their business idea.  Among other topics, the counseling explores and/or provides referrals on where to find information about:

  • Your potential strengths/weaknesses as business owner 
  • What's included in a typical business plan
  • Financing options that may be available
  • Possible locations for your proposed business
  • Types of legal business formation (sole proprietorship, LLC, etc.)
  • Business education courses that may be of benefit to you
  • and much more.

To schedule a Pre-Venture Counseling session, contact SCDC Executive Director at (608) 355.2084.