prosperity for our community

To help grow Seneca area's existing businesses and industries and to foster economic vitality and prosperity for our community.

successful launch of businesses

To bolster Seneca's startup ecosystem for new businesses and to provide accessible resources needed for a successful launch for budding businesses.

attract diverse investment

To attract investment to diversify the Seneca area's economy.

inclusion & diversity

To make inclusion and diversity in our economic development a top priority.

a preferred destination

To build the Seneca area as a preferred destination for both business and recreation.

to thrive and prosper

To make it widely known that the Seneca area is open for business and intends to thrive and prosper.


Membership Can Be Paid Monthly Or Annually

Pro-rate Your Membership Cost For First Year Of Membership
Credit For Membership In Another Similar Business Organization For First Year

SBDSC Membership Application
Seneca Light & Water Billing Authorization
  • Twelve month membership in SBDSC
  • Basic listing in the online Business Directory in the category of your choice
  • Ribbon cutting/Grand opening event (New Business Only)
  • Access to networking opportunities
  • Complimentary notary public services
  • Individual marketing needs analysis for your business
  • Individualized marketing plan for your business
  • Business listing on City of Seneca or SBDSC website
  • News, events, jobs posted on SBDSC website
  • Start up consultation for your new business
  • Coming! Listing in new resident packet!
  • All benefits listed in previous categories
  • Newspaper Ad Packages
  • Radio Advertising packages
  • City Talk Appearance
  • Assistance with your business's social media presence
  • All benefits listed in previous categories
  • Promotional Video for your business
  • Promotional Event for your business or shopping area, one per year
  • Recreation Sponsorship
  • All benefits listed in previous categories
  • Billboard advertising package
  • Event Sponsorship ( 1 to 2 events per year)
  • Feature Article in "Seneca Spotlight"
  • Website Partner Status (SBDSC web site)
  • Radio Ads
  • All benefits listed in previous categories
  • Jazz on on the Alley Sponsorship With Premier Street Presence (5 nights per Jazz season)
  • Other Event sponsorships. Become a partner in Seneca's largest events


The Seneca Business Development Center (SBDSC) is an organization dedicated to serving Seneca area businesses by helping to build successful businesses, both new and existing; by providing business leadership, marketing and promotional activities; and access to necessary resources needed for businesses to grow and prosper.

Our members will have access to unique promotional and networking opportunities, business services and special events - all designed to help their business succeed.

Our economic development activities will feature the SBDSC as an active partner in business attraction, business retention, and redevelopment of existing resources. We believe that an exceptional quality of life for the Seneca area is essential to creating a sustainable and growing economy.

We are dedicated to building a vibrant and prosperous community through effective business leadership and by working hand-in-hand with economic development entities within the Oconee County area.


Dan Alexander
Dan AlexanderMayor of Seneca, SC
Mayor Dan Alexander is dedicated to serving Seneca area businesses and building an even more vibrant and prosperous community.
Riley Johnson
Riley JohnsonExecutive Director, SBDSC
It is Riley's goal to make the City of Seneca an even better place to live, work, and play.
Scott Moulder
Scott MoulderCity Administrator
Scott sees the City of Seneca growing to become an even more preferred destination for both business & pleasure.
Debbie Williams
Debbie WilliamsSupport Staff
Debbie would love to help attract investment to diversify the City of Seneca's area economy.




221 E North 1st St, Seneca, SC, 29678

221 E North 1st St, Seneca, SC, 29678