ABOUT US - Justin Bergman, Illinois SBDC Assistant Director
Justin Bergman, MBA, CBDA
Illinois SBDC Assistant Director
Justin has over 8 combined years of small business management and small business advising experience in the field of accounting, finance, operations, technology, and insurance. Justin is respected by his colleagues for being a forward-thinking, detail-oriented, and communicative team leader that incorporates his passion for innovative entrepreneurship, technology, and complex problem solving with his fondness of the accounting, ﬁnance, and operational disciplines.
Justin specializes in the small business startup process, selecting and forming different forms of ownership, writing business plans, establishing efficient processes and procedures, obtaining financial institution loans, financial analysis, tech and web-based management tools, bookkeeping, personal and business credit, and social media.
Justin has a Master of Business Administration Degree in Finance from the University of Wisconsin at Whitewater. Justin also holds a Bachelor's Degree in Finance and Associate's Degree in Business Management.
Licenses & Certifications:
Licensed Illinois Insurance Producer - All Lines
Licensed Wisconsin Insurance Producer - All Lines
Certified Advanced QuickBooks Online ProAdvisor
Certified Business Development Advisor
Certified LivePlan Expert Advisor
Certified Microsoft Office Specialist
Certified in Adult & Pediatric CPR/AED