Business Resources and Lenders

Route 15 and Insterstate 80

Whether your business is established or just a vision, Union County abounds in resources ready, able and eager to assist you through every stage of development. From start-up assistance to lean manufacturing and six sigma training to export assistance, competent and capable resources are right around the corner. Financing? Union County is home to a number of community and regional banks, all with sufficient lending capacity to meet any need, and most with local decision authority. The bottom line is that you will be talking with a commercial lender that knows your business and is genuinely interested in assisting your business.

The following is a list of business resources you will find in Union County:

Business Resources

Bucknell University Small Business Development Center (SBDC)

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701 Moore Avenue (Bucknell University Campus)
Lewisburg, PA 17837

Bucknell University Small Business Incubator

416 Market Street, 2nd Floor
Lewisburg, PA 17837

Ben Franklin Technology Partners

Larry A. Seibert, Manager, Upper Susquehanna Valley Region
240 Market Street
Bloomsburg, PA 17815

Innovative Manufacturing Center (IMC)

Lauri Moon, Executive Director/CEO
One College Avenue, DIF 32
Williamsport, PA 17701-5799

PA Business One-Stop-Shop


Betsy Lockwood,
Regional Coordinator, Economic Development
201 Furnace Rd.
Lewisburg, PA 17837

Penn State Outreach

Sue Greene, PHR
Business Development
408 The 329 Building
University Park, PA 16802

Commercial Lenders

M&T Bank

Jim Minniti
Vice President
Business & Professional Banking
10 Reitz Blvd
Lewisburg, PA 17837

Mifflinburg Bank & Trust

Jeffrey P. Reber
Executive Vice President
250 East Chestnut Street
Mifflinburg, PA 17844

Swineford Bank

Samuel R. Ryder
Senior Vice President
1255 N. Susquehanna Trail, PO Box 241
Hummels Wharf, PA 17831

West Milton State Bank

Jeffrey G. Hollenbach
Vice President/Senior Loan Officer
2005 Market Street
Lewisburg, PA 17837