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The Florida SBDC at FAU has resumed limited in-person activity. Consultations are by appointment only while virtual consultation will continue to be available via telephone or video chat.

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Helping Businesses Grow and Succeed

ACCESS TO CAPITAL
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MARKET GROWTH
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INTERNATIONAL TRADE
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GOVERNMENT CONTRACTING
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BUSINESS CONTINUITY
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STRATEGIC PLANNING
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Our Impact

Sales $1.8 Billion - icon with dollar sign and arrow pointing upward
SALES
$1.8 B
Government Contracts $764.8 Million - icon with flag
GOV'T CONTRACTS
$764.8 M
Capital $68.4 Million - icon with bag of money
CAPITAL
$68.4 M
Jobs Impacted 15,465 - icon with three people
JOBS IMPACTED
15,465
*Data based on 3-year period from 2016-2018 from annual client surveys conducted by Florida SBDC network headquarters at the UWF.
SUCCESS STORIES

Debbie Bailey
FROM FRIGHT TO FLIGHT: Lead Accounting Firm Soars With Help From the Florida SBDC at FAU

Debbie Bailey spent the first 25 years of her accounting career hiding behind numbers, fearing that no one would trust her with their financials, all the while longing to build her own company. Read More

U.S.Pack Group
BOTTLES IN THE USA: U.S. Pack Group Expands with the Help from the Florida SBDC at FAU

Liquid comes in many different bottles, shapes and sizes. And while we purchase for the liquid inside the bottle, have you thought about the shape, size, color, etc., of the actual bottle itself? Read More

Sensory Delights
A PLATEFUL OF GROWTH: Sensory Delight Catering Seeks Assistance from the Florida SBDC at FAU

Six years ago, chef Alain Lemaire, owner of Sensory Delight Catering, couldn’t imagine running his own business, let alone competing on the notorious food network television Read More

Kidology Enterprises
WHEN LIFE GIVES YOU A PANDEMIC …
ONE ENTREPRENEURS’ SUCCESS IN AN ECONOMIC CRISIS

Nicole Anyadike was in her last semester of nursing school when she shifted gears to help address the lack of educational programs for the youth in her community. Soon after, she founded Read More

KIRA LABS WINS 2018 PRESIDENT'S AWARD FOR EXPORTS
Florida SBDC at Fau Client, Kira Labs, Wins 2018 President's Award For Exports
David Rosen

Inspired by his wife, their collaboration, and their mutual interest in beauty products, Read More

Krissy Webb
It Takes a Village
ACE Helps Shape the Next Generation of Athletes

Krissy Webb’s father coached her and her sisters both on and off the field – how to be a better athlete and how to be a better person. Read More

Freshwater and Son’s Electric
Freshwater and Son’s Electric
The path to constructing a valuable team

Mark Freshwater started Freshwater and Son’s Electric almost 10 years ago, with himself and his van. Over the years, the company grew. They now have an office building, a staff of more than 40 Read More

Bernard Schuster, MD
In Business
A Guiding Light in the Storm

When the COVID-19 global pandemic began earlier this year, Bernard A. Shuster, MD, FACS, a third-generation plastic surgeon, immediately complied with the orders from Centers for Disease Read More

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DATA-DRIVEN DECISIONS
TURBO-CHARGE YOUR TEAM
STRATEGIC PARTNERS
CREATIVE ENTREPRENEUR DEVELOPMENT

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The Florida SBDC at Florida Atlantic University is a member of the Florida SBDC Network, a statewide partnership program nationally accredited by the Association of America’s SBDCs and funded in part by the U.S. Small Business Administration, Defense Logistics Agency, State of Florida, and other private and public partners, with the University of West Florida serving as the network's lead host institution. Florida SBDC services are extended to the public on a nondiscriminatory basis. Language assistance services are available for limited English proficient individuals.