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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.

River City Mentor Walk

During the River City Mentor Walk early-stage small business owners will be matched with seasoned entrepreneurs who will act as mentors at the River City Mentor Walk. Pairs will discuss business challenges and ideas for success. This three-mile trek around the UNF campus could be the beginning of a long and productive mentoring journey. It will be a workout for both your brain and your heart. We want you to participate. Here are the options:

Find an Entrepreneurial Mentor: Maybe you're just starting your business. Maybe you have been in business a...

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Now accepting applications for CEO XChange

Sometimes advice from your peers can spark the best ideas to make your business run more effectively or smoothly.  But finding a confidential setting with like-minded CEOs might be difficult.  We might have the program just for you.   CEO XChange is designed to provide CEOs and business owners with the relationships, tools, ideas and guidance to succeed.
CEO XChange is an executive roundtable program serving progressive business owners in Northeast Florida.  Designed specifically for growing companies, CEO XChange offers a confidential setting to discuss vital business issues, opportunities and trends with a group of peers.  The program also presents top executives with the opportunity to...

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