Arnaldo J. Sehwerert, Ph.D.
Mid-Hudson Small Business Development Center
Arnaldo J. Sehwerert is the Regional Director of the Mid-Hudson Small Business Development Center (SBDC), a position he has held for over six years. The SBDC provides general business counseling for small business and entrepreneurs in the Mid-Hudson Valley.
Prior to joining the SBDC, Mr. Sehwerert worked for DMS-RAPP Collins Direct Marketing, Publinversiones Advertising Group, Colomina Sehwerert Consulting, Polar Breweries, Inra Personnel & Management Consultants and IESA Graduate School of Management all in Venezuela, as well as SUNY Binghamton and Cornell University.
As an active member of the community, Mr. Sehwerert serves on many boards and committees including, the Chambers of Commerce of Ulster, Orange, Poughkeepsie Area and Sullivan County, Hudson Valley Center for Innovation, The Solar Energy Consortium, Ulster County Cornell Cooperative Extension, Dutchess County Angel Network, Ulster County BOCES Latino Community Outreach, SUNY Ulster Latino Initiative, and, Quality of Life and Business Services Committee of the Ulster Tomorrow Project. He is the past Vice President of the International Advertising Association Board of Directors, Venezuela Chapter, and past member of the Venezuelan Direct Marketing Association Board and Marina del Rey Yacht Club.
Mr. Sehwerert earned a Ph.D. in Industrial and Labor Relations from Cornell University, a Master of Science in Management from SUNY Binghamton, and a Bachelor of Science from SUNY New Paltz.