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Kalispell Regional Small Business Development Center
Counties Served: Flathead, Lake, Lincoln

Kalispell SBDC LocationsFlathead Valley Community College

Flathead Valley Community College
777 Grandview Drive
Kalispell, MT 59901


John BalsamJohn Balsam, SBDC Regional Director
(406) 756-3836

John Balsam joined the SBDC Network in November 2013. Balsam holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration from The University of Montana and has spent the last 25 years as a consultant for a variety of companies in Montana and the United States helping them make informed business decisions.  He has extensive experience conducting market research and working with technology-based companies to secure grant and contract funding for research and development activities. Balsam is a long-time member of the Montana Economic Developers Association and previously served on the State Technology Partnership Committee and the Montana SBDC Advisory Board.

John's expertise includes: new business start ups, financials/projections, market research, money for technology research and development and Profit Mastery training.


Trainings Provided at Center:

  • Profit Mastery
  • Before you start that business...

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301 S. PARK AVE. | PO BOX 200505 | HELENA, MT 59620-0505 | P: (406) 841-2730 | F: (406) 841-2731 | TDD: (406) 841-2702