Business Assistance Program Offices

Arrowhead Center

Arrowhead Center is a one-stop for economic development at New Mexico State University. Its programs and services include the Entrepreneurship Institute, the Business and Research Park, and the Business and Technology Incubators.

3655 Research Rd., Las Cruces, NM 88003 | (575) 646-6120

Bi-National Sustainability Laboratory (BNSL)

The BNSL is a bi-national non-profit organization that creates and promotes technology-based businesses on the U.S.-Mexico border be they start-ups, small & medium sized businesses, or large well-established companies.

142 Cherry Hill Lane, Santa Teresa, NM 88008 | (575) 589-4989

The International Business Accelerator (IBA)

IBA is a one-stop shop of resources for New Mexico businesses and individuals wishing to introduce their product or service into the global market. The IBA offers educational programs on how to export/import, an online resource guide of international trade materials, and an electronic database of international trade leads/joint venture opportunities.

2660 Airport Rd., Ste. 780, Santa Teresa, NM 88008 | (575) 589-2200

New Mexico Community Capital

NMCCap works with promising companies throughout New Mexico to help them create the strategies, master the skills, and acquire the outside resources they need to prosper.

301 Gold Ave. SW, Ste. 102, Albuquerque, NM 87102 | (505) 924-2820

Manufacturing Technology and Engineering Center (M-TEC)

M-TEC provides technical assistance, outreach, training and engineering extension services throughout the State of New Mexico.

Engineering Complex III, Rm 269, Espina St & Stewart St., Las Cruces, NM 88003 | 575-646-3065

NMSU Cooperative Extension Service

The Mission of the community resource and economic development program of the NMSU-CES is to promote and support the economic development of New Mexico’s diverse communities.

401 Fairgrounds Rd., Alamogordo, NM 88310 | (575) 437-0231

New Mexico Border Authority

The New Mexico Border Authority is the state agency overseeing development and promotion of our International Ports of Entry (POE) located at Santa Teresa, Columbus and Antelope Wells.

221 Pete V Domenici Hwy, Santa Teresa, NM 88008 | (575) 589-6501

New Mexico Manufacturing Extension Partnership (New Mexico MEP)

New Mexico MEP is part of a national network which provides technical and business resources that are prepared to expand their capabilities and increase profitability.

8600 San Mateo Blvd. NE #100, Albuquerque, NM 87113 | (505) 262-0921

New Mexico Small Business Assistance (NMSBA) Program

The New Mexico Small Business Assistance (NMSBA) Program provides New Mexico small businesses facing technical challenges access to the unique expertise and capabilities of Los Alamos and Sandia national laboratories. At no cost to the business, small businesses can seek assistance from lab scientists and engineers to solve challenges and overcome barriers to company success.

PO Box 1663, C333, Los Alamos, NM 87545 | (505) 665-5827


Score Our Counselors meet with clients who operate small businesses or who are interested in starting a new business. We serve our clients in face to face counseling sessions, over the Internet and in seminars. All of our services are offered at no cost the client.

505 S. Main Street, Ste. 125, Las Cruces, NM 88001 | (575) 259-0635

Small Business Development Center (SBDC)

The SBDC at New Mexico State University-Alamogordo offers free workshops and quality counseling and guidance for business owners, prospective owners, and managers.

2400 North White Sand Blvd, Alamogordo, NM 88310 | (575) 439-3660

Space Alliance Technology Outreach Program (SATOP)

SATOP strives to transfer the knowledge and technology of the space program to small businesses. Any type of small business is encouraged to submit a technical challenge to SATOP. If SATOP is able to assist, the small business is provided with up to 40 hours of FREE technical assistance for a scientist or engineer in the Space Program.