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Profile for Jeff Samborski

Jeff  Samborski

Jeff Samborski
BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT SPECIALIST, JACKSON COUNTY
MU Extension in Jackson County - Blue Springs
1600 NE Coronado DR.
Blue Springs, MO 64015
Phone: 816-252-5051
Fax: 816-874-4826
Email: samborskij@missouri.edu


Counties served: Jackson

Areas of work

Business Development for all types of Businesses with some added emphasis in sustainable food systems (farm to table), mass media production/relations and arts/entertainment. Special subject areas include: Business Start-up process including site-location analysis and regulatory compliance. Certified Economic Development professional by the International Economic Development Council. Certified Public Information Officer by Mid-America Regional Council. Certified Business Coach by Missouri Business Development Program / Blue Mesa Group. Provides one-on-one business counseling and coaching to business executives at all stages of development.  

Professional background

Served as a full-time professional Economic Developer for 25 years assisting all types of businesses from Fortune 500 to mom and pop home occupations. Have owned several businesses including: Public Relations and Advertising - with some specialization in government relations and media production; Retail cafe / restaurant; Lawn and Garden Retail Center with significant greenhouse production and on-site service capabilities; Real estate development operation. Strong background in government incentives and grants.