Northwest Florida Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Assets

The Northwest Florida Entrepreneurial Support Coalition is designed to build a more cohesive, intentional and resourceful entrepreneurial ecosystem in Northwest Florida. Entrepreneurial Support Organizations can leverage resources, coordinate events and determine shared objectives to enhance support and navigation of the ecosystem within our communities. The Center for Entrepreneurship would like to recognize two key partners in this project: Gulf Power and FloridaWest EDA.


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1 Million Cups

Nationwide, 1 Million Cups communities aim to present an inclusive and supportive front door to their local entrepreneurial ecosystems. These qualities are essential for 1MC to fulfill its mission to educate, engage and connect entrepreneurs with their communities. And they are too essential to leave to chance as the number of 1MC communities continues to grow.

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Advanced Technology Center

The GCSC ATC is a transformative facility embracing a philosophy grounded in innovative partnerships across the key sectors of business, industry, government and education within a "future-forward" framework.

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Air Force Research Lab Munitions

The primary role of the Air Force/AFRL-Munitions Directorate is to develop, integrate and transition science and technology for air-launched munitions for defeating ground fixed, mobile/relocatable, air and space targets to assure the pre-eminence of U.S. air and space forces.

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Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association

Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association "Blue Angels" Pensacola Chapter

AFCEA is a non-profit membership association serving the military, government, industry, and academia as an ethical forum for advancing professional knowledge and relationships in the fields of communications, IT, intelligence, and global security.

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Bare Hand Collective

Bare Hand Collective is an interdisciplinary collaborative working space and education hub for makers, artists, musicians, designers, and the like. Our main goal is simple: to make better. We hope to create an inclusive, diverse, and collaborative environment for creatives; an accessible location for our regional community to source reliable, commissioned work for home and business; and a creative education facility for skilled trades, artisanal techniques, creative conceptual thinking, and community-driven initiatives.

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Bay County Chamber of Commerce

The Bay County Chamber of Commerce was formed in 1913 to promote the industrial and economic growth of Bay County while serving the cities of Callaway, Lynn Haven, Mexico Beach, Panama City Beach, Panama City, Parker, Springfield and unincorporated Bay County.

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Bay County EDA

The Bay EDA is your source for fast, accurate data for your location search with the knowledge, expertise and hands-on service to match.

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BBIF Florida

Our mission is to develop and promote Black business enterprises through education, training, loans, investments, and other activities and aggressively promote an atmosphere conducive to their development.

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Beachworx

Beachworx founder, Steven Franco, early on identified a need for short term coworking space and private offices for individuals, small businesses, and corporations. Steven envisioned a state of the art workplace, constantly innovative, to provide the very best office environment. Most important are the people, the members, as they are the foundation of Beachworx’s program to provide them with the finest services at a nominal cost. Untold hours were spent in thoughtful planning to provide a comprehensive list of office services and amenities many of which are gratis.

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Boys & Girls Clubs of the Emerald Coast

Mission: To enable all young people, especially those that need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring and responsible citizens.

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Business Innovation Center

The mission of the Business Innovation Center (BIC) is to foster entrepreneurship through a structured model that provides tools and metrics for success to emerging innovation-based enterprises. The BIC includes direct business assistance, guidance and mentoring, networking to capital, and other technical resources at the offices on the campus of Gulf Coast State College. Incubation offering office space, co-working space, and office equipment is at Florida State University - Panama City.

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CareerSource Escarosa

CareerSource Escarosa is a nonprofit organization committed to supporting the workforce needs of Escambia and Santa Rosa Counties. Classified as one of Florida’s 24 local Workforce Boards and a member of the CareerSource Florida Network, we provide employment and training resources for area job seekers and employers.

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Children's Business Fair

Observe the opportunity for children to launch their very own startup business right here in Pensacola, FL! Kids ages 6-17 develop a brand, create a product or service, build a marketing strategy, and then open for customers at our one-day marketplace.

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Co:Lab

Co:Lab is a business incubator and growth accelerator. At Co:Lab we have one goal: to help entrepreneurs reach their next level. We do it with a community of mentoring, of participating, of caring, of giving, of collaborating. We are a catalyst helping innovative companies continue their climb to reach their potential and to ultimately create high-wage jobs that will sustain long-term economic growth for Pensacola.

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Coldwell Banker Commercial

We are a commercial real estate company with over 3,000 real estate professionals, and we are continuing to grow our commercial real estate influence around the world. It is our goal to become the leader in the commercial real estate.

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Community Bank

Our mission is to provide quality financial services to our customers, to yield a fair return to our shareholders, to offer opportunities for our staff members to succeed and prosper, and to contribute to the growth and prosperity of our community. We will always look to the future while managing the present.

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Community Enterprise Investments SBA Lending Program

Whether you are currently operating a business or looking to start a business, CEII has a business loan program that can help you to reach your goal. CEII has been providing capital to small businesses since 1982. As a specialized, non-profit business development organization, and a U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Microloan Intermediary.

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Cowork @nnex

Located on Palafox in the heart of Downtown Pensacola, we are an 11,000sft cowork space that is committed to the personal and professional growth of our members, wellness, entrepreneurial development and transforming the business community in Pensacola. We offer private office space as well as open seating community memberships that includes the fastest Wifi in Florida.

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Doolittle Institute

The Doolittle Institute, an AFRL Innovation Institute, supports the Air Force Research Labs Munitions Directorate by working to license and commercialize AFRL/RW technologies in the private sector, enable rapid technology delivery to the warfighter, identify and foster new R&D partnerships and develop AFRL’s current and future workforce. The Doolittle Institute is a member of the Defensewerx Family.

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Emerald Coast Community of Makers

We are a club located in Pensacola, Florida where members may make use of shared tools, resources, and knowledge.

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Enterprise Florida

EFI’s mission is to expand and diversify the state’s economy through job creation. EFI works closely with a statewide network of economic development partners and is funded both by the State of Florida and by private-sector businesses.

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Entrecon

BE THE BEST YOU, YOU CAN BE AT ENTRECON® Preparing YOU for The Workplace of the Future. EntreCon®, Northwest Florida's premier business and leadership conference, provides the content, thought-leadership, and networking opportunities you need to succeed and packs them into one can’t-miss event. Join us at EntreCon® to learn how to create amazing employee experiences, attract top talent and reduce employee turnover. Here's what you have to look forward to: Inspirational main stage speakers, tactical breakouts and networking with like-minded leaders. So, what are you waiting for? Together we are creating better jobs, better lives, and better communities.

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Entrepreneurs Taking Action (Meetup)

ETA is a group designed for entrepreneurs and other business professionals to connect. We promote networking, socializing among our members.

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First Florida Capital Finance Corporation

The Small Business Administration (SBA) 504 Loan Program available through Florida First Capital provides affordable long-term capital for the purchase of major fixed assets, such as owner-occupied commercial real estate, energy efficient green projects and/or heavy duty machinery and equipment.

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Five Point is a strategic services firm support tech- and knowledge-based startups, social impact enterprises, established enterprises, and public agencies with market research and competitive intelligence, investor strategy, community and partner strategy and outreach, strategic planning, marketing and integrated communications, meeting facilitation, and project management.

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Florida Angel Nexus

The Florida Angel Nexus powers angel investment groups statewide. We solve challenges common for these groups: deal flow, due diligence, portfolio management, and need for broader context. We enable investors to invest in small groups of their own choosing and meet highly specialized goals while enjoying the efficiency of a large investment entity. Prospective companies undergo a rigorous vetting process.

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Florida Finance Network

The Florida Finance Network Unlocks Vital Capital Resources to Help Florida Businesses Grow and Succeed. Connect with the Network to Meet Your Specific Financing Needs. Access to capital remains one of the most important concerns for business owners who are growing and expanding their operations and creating jobs in the Sunshine State.

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Florida First Sites (Gulf Power)

Florida First Sites - launched by Gulf Power Company - offers project-ready industrial sites with the due diligence complete to minimize risk and accelerate speed to market.

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Florida Funders

At Florida Funders we are proud that we don’t just provide our companies with capital, but also are there to guide them as they grow. One way we can help is by providing them referrals to resources that we know and trust.

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Florida Institute Company Building

Proper planning and execution in the early stages of company development improves the chances for funding, growth and success. The Institute provides hands-on support services for high growth-potential companies.

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Florida Institute Company Funding Program

The Institute, through its Florida Technology Seed Capital Fund, provides between $50,000 - $300,000 in first-round funding to qualified companies. Funding may be provided either as debt or equity, and in order to qualify for funding consideration companies must meet certain criteria.

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Florida Opportunity Fund

Created to realize significant long-term capital appreciation by investing in high-quality venture capital funds, businesses, and infrastructure projects that will provide a lasting benefit to Florida.

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Florida's Great Northwest

Florida’s Great Northwest (FGNW) is a “one-stop shop” for company representatives, site location consultants, and real estate brokers researching the region as a potential business location. We can assist with all aspects of new business and expansion, including: Real estate (site or building) researchGeneral research, including demographics, workforce and training, utilities, taxes, infrastructure, and moreInformation on state and local incentives and the incentive application processLiaison between you and state and local economic development officesAccess to an extensive network of state, regional and local resources.

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Florida's Microfinance Programs

The Florida Microfinance Act will help provide Entrepreneurs and Small Businesses in Florida access to credit. The Act consists of two programs: a Loan Program and a Guarantee Program.

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Florida's Small Business Development Center at UWF

Our mission: The Florida Small Business Development Center at the University of West Florida - College of Business (FSBDC 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.

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FloridaMakes

FloridaMakes is a service designed to strengthen Florida’s high-wage manufacturing sector. We understand the unique needs facing manufacturing firms.

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FloridaWest EDA

FloridaWest Economic Development Alliance is the economic development organization located in Pensacola, Florida wholly dedicated to advancing the economic health and vitality of our region.

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FSU Innovation Hub

To foster a collaborative community founded on a culture of creativity and innovation that identifies issues, explores opportunities, and develops solutions using design thinking and emerging technologies.

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Greater Fort Walton Beach Chamber of Commerce

Brings together the business, non-profit, and cultural leaders of our area, strengthening local businesses and enhancing the quality of life in our community by providing services which help businesses help themselves.

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Greater Pensacola Chamber

Committed to promoting, improving and enhancing the Pensacola Region through economic development, community involvement and unity of private and public sectors.

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GROWFL

By providing strategies, resources and support to second-stage companies for next level growth through Strategic Research, Peer Learning and Leadership Development, GrowFL helps companies overcome obstacles to growth and leads them towards prosperity.

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Gulf Coast Angel Network

We are a network of accredited investors who are interested in investing in companies along the Gulf Coast and beyond who need capital for growth. We consider all types of high growth and high revenue potential businesses capable of delivering 3-10x in 3-7 years.

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Gulf Coast Intellectual Property Association

The Gulf Coast Intellectual Property Association promotes the development and protection of intellectual property to encourage innovation, leading to enhanced business growth in the region.

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Gulf Coast Minority Chamber of Commerce

Gulf Coast Minority Chamber of Commerce's vision is to be a beacon for small and minority business enterprises for economic development, business development, and wealth distribution along the Gulf Coast.

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Gulf Coast State College

Located next to the water in Panama City, Florida, Gulf Coast State College is ready to provide you a first-class education with an emphasis on success. With some of the lowest tuition rates in Florida, Gulf Coast offers you more than 150 options focused on quality and practicality.

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Gulf Power Business Incentive Rates

Gulf Power is committed to business expansion and growth in Northwest Florida. To do our part, we offer incentive rates for businesses who relocate here.

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HaaS Center

The Haas Center is a research and consulting arm of the University of West Florida that engages in applied research and strategy development in economics and across the social sciences.

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Holmes County Development Commission

The HCDC spearheads the effort to pursue that Holmes County promotes the growth of an Enterprise Zone which ensures that local businesses and residents are zone certified.

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Innovation Coast

The mission of Innovation Coast is to grow, sustain and showcase the successful, vibrant community of technology companies and professionals in Pensacola, Florida, and along the Northern Gulf Coast.

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Institute for Human & Machine Cognition

The Institute for Human & Machine Cognition (IHMC) pioneers technologies aimed at leveraging and extending human capabilities. Explore our research areas to see what we’re doing.

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IT Gulf Coast

The premiere professional association for the IT community in Northwest Florida with a goal of creating educational and networking opportunities for our membership to foster the growth of the technology industry and entrepreneurship in our area.

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ITEN Wired Summit

ITEN Wired is the Gulf Coast's premier conference for executives, entrepreneurs, professionals, and educators working in technology. With topics including cybersecurity, tech makers, start-up tech, virtual environments, simulation, and robotics, you'll be sure to find something inspiring. Expert presenters offer an excellent forum for professional development. Don't miss this opportunity to exchange ideas and forge new collaborations around innovation, technology, and entrepreneurship.

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Jackson County Chamber of Commerce

The Chamber is organized to advance the general welfare and prosperity of Jackson County, Florida, so that its citizens and its business community shall prosper and enjoy the benefits of livable communities, a healthy economy, and a high quality of living.

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Jackson County EDC

The JACKSON EDC shall assist in the attraction of new and diversified employers to retain and encourage the expansion of existing diversified employers while working to improve the business environment in Jackson County.

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Jim Moran School of Entrepreneurship

The revolutionary and highly experiential Jim Moran School of Entrepreneurship is dedicated to teaching those who wish to embark on an entrepreneurial journey.

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Junior Achievement of Northwest Florida

With the help of trained volunteer role models from the community, Junior Achievement shows young people how money, careers, and business ownership work.

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Lincoln Park Primary School Makerspace

The Lincoln Park Primary team partners and collaborates with parents and the greater community to create an atmosphere where all students will enjoy a fun learning environment that integrates science, technology, engineering, and math.

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Long Hollow Creatives

Long Hollow Creatives' mission is to help grow Pensacola's creative professional community by providing a boutique co-work space and production studio to meet the needs of freelancers and businesses.

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Main Street Marianna

Main Street Marianna’s mission is to retain and restore the historic character and image of downtown by weaving a thread of consistency through renovation, beautification and historic preservation; to promote downtown as a vital center of commerce and culture reflecting a “people friendly” environment and to maintain downtown as the heart of the community.

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Military & Veterans Resource Center at UWF

The UWF Military & Veterans Resource Center (MVRC) serves as a leading campus advocate for military, dependents and veteran students, working to ensure the needs of these individuals are met through coordinating with multiple university offices and services. The center provides assistance with the following: VA education benefits, active duty tuition assistance, out of state fee waiver, coordinating academic advising, tutoring, counseling, disability accomidations, and referral to state and federal resources and services.

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Millaway Institute for Entrepreneurship

The Millaway Institute for Entrepreneurship (M.I.E.) is a commercial and social accelerator that supports our community of innovators and aspiring entrepreneurs engaging students, faculty and staff as they explore transformation of ideas into commercial products, services, and companies.

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Northwest Florida Manufacturers Council

Our mission is to strengthen the economic competitiveness of the region’s manufacturers by acting as a single voice to address common interests.

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Office of Economic Development and Engagement

OEDE's mission is to enable and assist sustainable private sector growth, regional economic development, and coordinate UWF's economic outreach to meet the current and emerging needs of the Northwest Florida economy.

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Okaloosa County EDC

As the community’s lead economic development organization, the EDC is committed to fostering economic diversification through comprehensive strategies and initiatives.

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Opportunity Florida

Opportunity Florida is an aggressive economic development organization committed to growing the regional economy.

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Panama City Beach Chamber of Commerce

The Chamber is the foundation for a thriving tourism industry and the catalyst for a nationally competitive and economically diverse business community.

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Pensacola Beach Chamber of Commerce

The Chamber is a voluntary partnership of business and professional people working in unison to create a healthy economy and improve the quality of life for individuals on Pensacola Beach.

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Pensacola Cooks Kitchen

We offer a restaurant, catering services, cooking classes, private events, kitchen rental space, and organizing/managing mobile food vendors & food trucks.

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Pensacola Network

A 4th Friday monthly event that connects community members, business leaders and public officials to strengthen relationships. Get connected to find resources that help you flourish.

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Pensacola Palafox Market

The friendly onsite vendors grow, make or create the fruits, vegetables, herbs and art at the award-winning farmer’s market that’s now in its 12th year. Each item makes it way to Downtown Pensacola straight from local fields, workshops and kitchens to be sold under the shady trees of Martin Luther King, Jr. Plaza.

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Pensacola Socialdesk

Pensacola’s Socialdesk is not just an everyday coworking or collaboration space, we are 10,500 sq. ft. of newly renovated office space, located in mid-town Pensacola, set up to give back to the community. Just like you do!

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Pensacola State College

Welcome to the Business Development And Entrepreneurship (BDENT-CT) Program.

This program is designed to provide an opportunity for persons interested in the Business Development and Entrepreneurship to become skilled in the basic practices of this area of Business. The Business and Development and Entrepreneurship College Credit Certificate Program is 25 college hours of classroom instruction. All courses and credits earned can be applied towards the Business Administration AS.

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Pensacola Technology Campus

The goal of the Pensacola Technology Campus is primed to serve as a location for innovation-based businesses.

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Perdido Key Chamber of Commerce

The Perdido Key Area Chamber of Commerce provides community leadership and promotes a sustainable economic growth of member businesses and community development.

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PoweringFlorida (FPL)

PoweringFlorida combines the power of both Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Planning and Economic Modeling Specialists International (EMSI) workforce data in one easy-to-use application.

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Santa Rosa County Chamber of Commerce

Through the Chamber, members realize how they can accomplish collectively what they cannot achieve individually, shaping Santa Rosa County's business climate and quality of life.

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Santa Rosa EDO

Santa Rosa Economic Development is at work every day to match the best workers, sites, incentives, and infrastructure with the businesses growing in and moving to Santa Rosa County.

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SCORE

SCORE’s mission is to foster vibrant small business communities through mentoring and education.

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Small Business Connect

Gulf Power recognizes that small businesses make up the backbone of our community. They dream big, take risks and create value for their customers and their employees. As part of our effort to support business, here is a database of free resources and organizations located here in Northwest Florida that can help you succeed.

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Smart Coast

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Startup Weekend Panama City

Build an amazing startup in Panama City, all over the course of one weekend.

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Startup Weekend Pensacola

Where Pensacola comes to build skills, meet incredible people, and launch successful startups.

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Studer Community Institute

Better Jobs, Better Lives, Better Community Studer Community Institute (SCI) believes in improving the quality of life for people in our community – one child, one person at a time. We do this by helping children be prepared for kindergarten; creating educated and engaged citizens; and creating jobs by helping leaders develop the skills needed for business success. These together are key elements of building a vibrant and engaged community. We know SCI’s vision of “Making our community the greatest place to live in the world” is huge, but year after year, little by little, we keep seeing the results of investing in our community. Everything we - civic leaders, business owners and citizens - do, works towards building a community we can be proud to call home. The Studer Community Institute was founded by visionary and philanthropist Quint Studer. We are a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, and we wouldn’t be here without our sponsors, donors, supporters and volunteers. These are our ‘tribe.” Thank you to those who believe in us, thank you to those who partner with us and sponsor our initiatives, and thank you to all of the other business and organizations that are working towards the same goal. If you are passionate about making a difference, you can learn more about Studer Community Institute and join our tribe at Studeri.org

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TechFarms Capital

TechFarms Capital is building a network of investors, advisors, and service providers to help raise and manage the fund. The firm is actively searching for partners throughout the Southeast who share the company’s vision that tech entrepreneurs are essential to growing tech ecosystems. These ecosystems then create growth, jobs and wealth.

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TechFarms, LLC

TechFarms is a technology incubator located in Panama City Beach, FL. We provide entrepreneurs with space, equipment, mentoring, access to capital and a relaxed environment where they can collaborate and share ideas & resources. TechFarms' mission is to help create more private sector technology companies for our area, and as our workforce grows, we'll be more attractive to larger tech companies that will bring even more jobs.

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Technology Coast Manufacturing and Engineering Network

The Technology Coast Manufacturing and Engineering Network, TeCMEN, was established by the Economic Development Council of Okaloosa County, Florida in 1989 to be the premier business advocate for Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) industries. TeCMEN provides opportunities for innovative collaboration and advanced technical expertise locally, regionally, and in the competitive global marketplace.

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The Florida Association of Veteran-Owned Businesses

The purpose for the Florida Association of Veteran-Owned Businesses, Inc. (FAVOB) is to promote and unite the many established and start-up businesses that are owned by Veterans and Disabled Veterans throughout the State of Florida, and to increase awareness of the organization at the city, county, state and federal levels.

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UWF Center for Entrepreneurship

The University of West Florida Center for Entrepreneurship is dedicated to seeding economic growth. The Center encourages and supports educational initiatives related to entrepreneurship and entrepreneurial thinking and serves as a comprehensive resource for economic innovation for students, faculty, industry and community partners. The Center for Entrepreneurship seeks to support the complete life cycle of an entrepreneur.

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UWF College of Business

UWF's College of Business prepares students for successful careers in business and society through high-impact, student-focused educational experiences with face-to-face and online delivery. We engage in value-added practices to serve the business and academic communities.

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Veterans Florida

Veterans Florida is a non-profit corporation created by the State of Florida to help veterans transition to civilian life. Veterans Florida provides tools for veterans to take advantage of the benefits of living and working in the Sunshine State.

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Veterans Florida Entrepreneurial Training Program at UWF

The Military & Veterans Resource Center (MVRC) in partnership with Veterans Florida, runs the Veterans Florida Entrepreneurial 9-week Training Program (VFEP) that gives Veterans the information, mentoring, contacts and other assistance to aid them in launching their own business in Florida.

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Vistage Florida

Vistage Florida utilizes peer review and educational opportunities to increase effectiveness and enhance the lives of business leaders and their organizations.

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Walton Area Chamber of Commerce

Our Mission is to be the driving force to promote, develop and advocate for successful businesses in the community.

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Walton County EDA

The Walton County EDA is charged with incentivizing and simplifying new business investment in Walton County.

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Washington County Chamber of Commerce

The Chamber is dedicated to providing leadership for developing a strong economy, where businesses prosper and our communities thrive.

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Washington High School Marketing & Entrepreneurship Academy & DECA

This program offers a sequence of courses that provide coherent and rigorous content aligned with challenging academic standards and relevant technical knowledge and skills needed to prepare for further education and careers in the Marketing, Sales and Service career cluster.

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WorkSpace Suites

WorkSpace Suites offers office rentals from virtual space to fully furnished co-work space to private space. We offer flexible arrangements from hourly to yearly. A full time receptionist, access to conference rooms, Wi-Fi, utilities, and janitorial services are included in our affordable rates. Our community areas and seminars provide for networking and collaboration with other WorkSpace members.

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