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Justin R Bergman

Small Business Development Center Assistant Director

Masters Finance2017 - Univ of Wisconsin - Whitewater
Associate Business Adm and Management2013 - Rock Valley College

Sauk Valley Community College

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Justin Bergman

Best way to contact me
Email or a text to my cell is the most accessible way to reach me. You may also reach out to our main SBDC line at 815-835-6244. FALL & SPRING OFFICE HOURS Monday - Thursday: 8 A.M. - 5 P.M. Friday: 8 A.M. - 12 P.M. SUMMER OFFICE HOURS Monday - Thursday: 8 A.M. - 6 P.M.
Phone
815-835-6221
815-914-0116
E-mail
Office
1K17
Website
linkedin.com/in/justinrbergman
Specialty Areas
Justin Bergman has nearly a decade of managing small businesses in multiple capacities, along with 3 years of experience serving as an advisor for entrepreneurs and small businesses with expertise in the field of accounting, finance, operations, technology, and insurance. Justin is respected by his colleagues for being forward-thinking, detail-oriented, and a servant leader. Justin holds an MBA degree in Finance from the University of Wisconsin at Whitewater. Justin is also a Licensed Illinois & Wisconsin Insurance Producer, Certified QuickBooks ProAdviser, Certified LivePlan Expert Adviser, Certified Civil Rights Investigator, and Certified Nav Credit & Lending Specialist. Justin Bergman currently serves as the Assistant Director of the Illinois Small Business Development Center at Sauk Valley Community College and plays a major role in the Economic Development of the Sauk Valley region. In his more than 3 years of advising small businesses and regional economic development efforts, Justin has helped launch 60 new companies, served as an advisor to more than 340 others, and facilitated more than $3M in funding for his clients.