Business & Community Partners


All events held in South Piedmont Community College facilities are canceled until further notice. Please check back for updates.

Business & Industry Training

Jeff Groves
Executive Director of Economic and Workforce Development

For more information visit: https://spcc.edu/areas-of-study/business-and-industry-training/economic-workforce-development-business-industry-training/

If you are a business interested in sponsoring an apprenticeship, or if you are a current high school senior, high school graduate, or working adult interested in apprenticeship opportunities, please contact Russell Carpenter at rcarpenter@spcc.edu, or 704-290-5892

For more information visit https://spcc.edu/areas-of-study/business-and-industry-training/apprenticeships/ 

Business Office (Accounts Receivable)

Hours of Operation

Monday – Friday:  8 am – 3 pm 

Bree Bowers, Accounts Receivable Technician  
Phone: 704–272-5355  

Amy Williams, Accounts Receivable Coordinator  
Phone: 704–272-5354   

Small Business Center

Al Johnstone, Interim Small Business Center Director

Our Services

With one location at each community college, the 58 Small Business Centers (SBCs) are community-based providers and entrepreneurship training, confidential one-on-one business counseling, referral, and information. This past year, the SBCN served clients in all 100 counties and our aim is to continue to provide direct economic impact throughout North Carolina and act as a force multiplier with our partners.

Free, Confidential Counseling

Help is available for small businesses as they face continuing challenges from the COVID-19 pandemic. For more information, click here. To register, visit the Small Business Center Network (SBCN) website.