Clayton State University SBDC (Morrow)

Clayton State University SBDC
College of Business
Suite T-140
Morrow, GA 30260
Phone: (678) 466-5100
Fax: (678) 466-5109
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Clayton State University SBDC
2000 Clayton State Boulevard
Morrow, GA 30260-0285
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Social Media Lunch & Learn Series

Starting April 18
11am - 1pm
Georgia Archives
5800 Jonesboro Road
Morrow , GA
$40 each

April 18
Why Blogging Should Be Part of Your Marketing Plan

April 25
Creating a Plan for Business Success on Facebook

May 2
Why LinkedIn Is So Much More Than An Online Resume

May 7
Why Video is the Ultimate Tool for Your Business

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Consultants

Alisa Kirk
B.A., Business Administration, Tift College
M.B.A., Supply Chain Management, Clayton State University
Area Director at Clayton State University SBDC

Alisa Kirk is the Area Director with the Clayton State University SBDC. Alisa’s background includes experience working with the federal and state governments and small and large businesses in management, budgeting, and database management. At the SBDC, Alisa works to help businesses grow and improve their financial health through revenue projections and financial analysis. She uses break-even and return-on-investment analyses to help business owners make more informed decisions. Alisa also specializes in green business. She can help a business improve its bottom line through energy and resource optimization, process analysis, and environmental plan strategy, and knows that developing a viable environmental strategy can open up new contracting opportunities for business and reduce regulatory risk.


Judiffier Pearson
B.A., Sociology, University of Georgia
M.B.A., Leadership and Organization Management, Georgia State University
Business Consultant at Clayton State University SBDC

Judiffier Pearson brings over 14 years of entrepreneurial expertise to the SBDC as the owner of two metro-Atlanta salons and a multimedia training/ consulting firm. She began her career as a consultant and trainer by developing specialized business education programs for salons, manufacturers, and distributors in the professional beauty industry. Additionally, she has authored three books on business modeling, practice management, and financial analyses for salon and spa owners. Judiffier learned the art of multimedia marketing and storytelling while working behind-the-scenes of print, television, video and stage productions in many capacities, including producer, creative director, and key hair/makeup artist. As an SBDC consultant, Judiffier adapts and transfers these skills to help business owners craft their own corporate stories, build authentic brands and execute winning marketing strategies for their target audiences.


Program Coordinator


Heather Chaney
B.B.A., Business Management, University of North Florida
B.B.A., Marketing, University of North Florida
Program Coordinator at Clayton State University SBDC

Heather Chaney helps new entrepreneurs by providing them basic business information, from the center's current program offerings to sample business plans. Ms. Chaney teaches the center's monthly Starting a Business workshop to aspiring entrepreneurs and helps them start with a solid foundation. As a former small business owner, she understands the hurdles entrepreneurs face and alleviates their fears during the workshop by teaching them the importance of planning and proper business financing. Ms. Chaney assists with program planning, development, marketing, and execution. She is the first point of contact at the center and conducts introductory meetings with clients.

Carroll’s

David is great. I’ve already recommended him to several entrepreneurs, and he’s helped put together several of their plans. Everyone in that office is real helpful.

- Hugh Hardy Jr

News Releases

  • March 28th, 2014

    Women Owned Firms in Georgia

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  • March 5th, 2014

    Recent achievements of the Regulatory Flexibility Act report from SBA

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  • January 14th, 2014

    Small Business optimism crawls forward

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  • January 6th, 2014

    What Did 2013’s Disasters Teach Us About Being Prepared?

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  • December 5th, 2013

    Research Study: Why a Firm Hires Its First Employee

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  • November 19th, 2013

    Analysis of Internet Sales Tax

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  • November 5th, 2013

    SBA’s Affordable Care Act 101 Webinars

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  • September 30th, 2013

    Questions about the Affordable Care Act?

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