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Helping Businesses Grow and Succeed The Small Business Development Center at the University of North Florida helps businesses become more successful and meet the challenges of tomorrow. Whether you are starting a business, buying a business, growing a business, selling a business or looking for financing, we can help you!

Small Business Development Centers have assisted hundreds of thousands of potential and existing business owners by providing the management advice, training and information they need to start, grow, and profit. With funding from the U.S. Small Business Administration and partners ranging from institutions of higher learning to state agencies to municipalities, to private organizations, SBDCs are able to offer this management assistance to business owners at little or no cost.

International Trade Certificate Program to Begin on February 6th

With 75% of the world’s purchasing power residing outside of the United States, small businesses cannot afford to ignore developing an export strategy to grow their bottom line.  Becoming a successful exporter involves planning and connecting with the right resources.  The International Trade Certificate Program brings together over 20 experts from the field to discuss the mechanics of going global.  From topics such as international market research, to website internationalization, export financing, compliance, cultural sensitivity, and real live case studies with small business owners who currently export, this is the only series in Northeast Florida offering so much in one...

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FSBDC client of the Month

“Starting my own business has been both the scariest and most exciting thing I have ever done.  Tracy Nazzaro and the SBDC provided priceless support and training from the very beginning when all I had was an idea for my practice to when we were able to open our door to the public.  Anyone looking to take the next step in opening their business should use all the FSBDC has to offer.”
Dr. Kevin Lin was interested in the field of medicine and healing from a young age.  After graduating from Rollins College in Winter Park, Florida, with dual bachelor degrees in...

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