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        2018 ND SBDC Annual Report


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Bismarck SBDC


The Bismarck SBDC provides free client business advising assistance to entrepreneurs and small businesses in Burleigh, Emmons, Grant, Kidder, Mercer, McLean, Morton, Oliver, Sheridan and Sioux counties.

1200 Memorial Highway (located in the Bank of North Dakota)
Bismarck, ND 58504


Nancy Krogen-Abel,
Bismarck Center Director

Nancy is the Bismarck Center Director for the North Dakota Small Business Development Centers.

As Center Director, Nancy provides confidential business advising services, at no-cost, to start-up and existing small businesses. She assists clients with the development of business plans, market analysis, and projected cash flows and financial statements. She answers questions, discusses ideas, solves problems and provides guidance on virtually any aspect of small business management. SBDC provides and sponsors workshops, seminars, and conferences aimed at providing continuing education in the latest business techniques.

Nancy holds a Master in Management with a Human Resource concentration and a Bachelor of Science in Management from the University of Mary. Nancy owned a successful small business and served as Loan Manager/Assistant CEO for Prairie Rose Credit Union.

Nancy’s professional experience includes business management, strategic business planning, marketing strategies, budget administration, financial accounting, customer relations management, organizational leadership, banking management, entrepreneurial management, and personnel management.