Our mission: Providing businesses the expertise and resources to succeed. The Florida Small Business Development Center at the University of West Florida - College of Business (Florida SBDC at UWF) delivers, through certified professionals, consulting, training and information to help businesses succeed and create a positive impact for the Florida economy, while providing value for our stakeholders.
Mark your calendar for Saturday November 18, for the first SBDC Small Business Night with the Pensacola Ice Flyers! If your business has less than 500 employees, plan to join us for a night of promoting your business, socializing with other small businesses, the always popular weiner dog races during both intermissions, and of course, great hockey! Invite your employees, co-workers, clients, family and friends for the fun.
Secure your spot on the concourse to promote your business by contacting Brittany Heinley at email@example.com.Small Business Night Flyer
Applications are being accepted now for the 2018 Small Business Managment (SBM) Program through the Florida SBDC at UWF
Areas of focus in the program include Basics of Financial Management, Effective Management Strategies, Creating A Successful Culture, Principles of Marketing, Internet Marketing, Principles of Sales, Leadership and Managing Change, Long-Term Financial Planning and one topic of interest that emerges from current business events.
The SBM Program is a nine month program (February-October) that meets the third Thursday of each month for three hours, and includes monthly two hour visits by your SBDC Counselor at your place of business, focusing on your specific business needs.
To apply, business owners must have been operating for at least two years.
Contact Program Manager Glenn McDuffy at 850-474-2528 for more information or to apply.
State designated as Florida's Principal Provider of Business Assistance [288,001,Fla.Stat.]. The Florida SBDC at UWF is a member of the Florida SBDC Network, a statewide service network funded in part through cooperative agreements with the U.S. Small Business Administration, Defense Logistics Agency, State of Florida and other private and public partners; hosted by the University of West Florida; and nationally accredited by the Association of SBDCs.