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Alenka - Your Learning Kids Academy

Alenka Your Learning Kids Academy

“Mayak” is a Russian word which translates to “House…
Family First Firm

Family First Firm

“Transformative.” When an entrepreneur uses that word…
Jasmarie Rosa and Brenda Rosa

El Coquí Bakery

Comprar una pequeña empresa siempre es un desafío. Llegar…
Kelani Kleaning

Kalani Kleaning

When you own and run a small business, you are a “CEO” as in “Chief Everything Officer.” After all, you are responsible for all of the functional areas of the business including sales, marketing, finance and accounting, customer service, human resources, research and development, production, and distribution. And you need to be competent in at least the majority of them to be successful. Often that last part is a tall order however. It’s why many small business owners turn to the Florida Small Business Development Center at the University of Central Florida (FSBDC at UCF) for assistance.
Twisted Minds Escape Rooms in Palm Coast Florida

Twisted Minds

Building a business, particularly one that offers a unique,…
Will Wellons of Wellons Communications

Wellons Communications

Will Wellons didn’t start out as a small business owner.…
KeyCom Technologies

KeyCom Technologies

Owning and running a small business isn’t easy. Certainly…
Enviro USA Manufacturing's Jennifer and Luis Vargas

Enviro-USA American Manufacturer

“You don’t know what you don’t know.” That’s the…
PurgARTory Makeup

PurgARTory

The intersection of creativity and commerce can be hard to find for entrepreneurs and small business owners. Transforming an idea into a business, then imbuing that idea with the passion and desire of an artist, takes energy and resilience and courage. Professional artist Lynne Schaffer had those qualities and more when she came to the Florida SBDC at the University of Central Florida (FSBDC at UCF) for assistance with launching and building her art, makeup and fashion brand, the House of PurgARTory, beginning with PurgARTory Makeup by Lynne Schaffer.

Patriot Government Partners

Orlando, FL – Resolve. If there’s one trait that distinguishes…
FSBDC Consutlant Lisa Reineck with Toni B. Springer

Toni B. Springer CPA PA

People. It’s always about people. Finding good ones; then…
Kern Halls of Ingenious Culinary Concepts with FSBDC at UCF Consultant Jairo Batista

Ingenious Culinary Concepts

Hitting a bump in the road goes with the territory when you…
Grumpy Bert's BBQ with FSBDC - Lake County Consultant Eddie Hill

Grumpy Bert's BBQ

Owning and operating a small business are not for the faint…
NAVA PET's Janel Young with Florida SBDC at UCF's Jill McLaughlin (L-R)

NAVA PETS

Every entrepreneur has a story, one that tells you where…
JBoFitness

JBoFitness

Owning and running a small business isn’t easy. In fact,…
JIRACOR

JIRACOR

Doing business with the government can be challenging for…
Elly Memreno, FSBDC at UCF, Osceola County, Clermont, Painaglia, Dr. Daniel Saint Ellie

Painalgia

For many entrepreneurs, it’s not just about starting a…
Roger Greenwald, Dave Holt and Jill Kaufman

GPServ

“Expert Guidance. Trusted Results.” That’s the business mantra at GPServ, Inc., a leading purveyor of surveying, mapping and field instruments and supplies to professionals in the engineering, surveying, and construction industries. Think GPS, optical, laser, hydro and drone equipment; practically everything a land surveyor might need.
Revology

Revology Cars

Smart entrepreneurs are the ones who know they don’t know…
Desiree Aviles, Owner of WaxMe

WaxMe

Have you ever wanted to be your own boss? Have your own company?…
Kascel Therapy, Florida SBDC at UCF - Palm Coast

Kascel Therapy

Striking the balance between delivering quality health care while building a successful small business is no mean feat. You come into the undertaking with the training and experience necessary to help your clients but then often must add new and unfamiliar business management skills and knowledge. It is a challenge that can be met and mastered, if you get help.