Are you a small business owner ready to grow?

ScaleUP classDoes this describe you? A small business owner, in business for at least two years, generating between $150,000 and $750,000 in annual revenue and located in Duval, St. Johns, Nassau, Clay, Baker or Putnam counties? Do you want to grow in 2016? If so, then ScaleUp North Florida could be a great opportunity for you! They are currently accepting applications for the 2016 program year. ScaleUp North Florida is a small business growth program funded by the U.S. Small Business Administration and hosted by the University of North Florida. This year-long, no-cost program is designed to help small businesses grow to the next level. The ScaleUp year begins with six sessions of entrepreneurial training. After the training is complete, each participant receives an in-depth business assessment and an action plan to help them achieve their growth goals. In addition, every ScaleUp business owner will work with a FSBDC consultant to ensure their success! Throw in events like Meet the Lender/Investor, CEO Xchange and multiple networking events, and you have one action-packed year that is sure to generate results. The application period for the 2016 program year is from August 15 – October 31, 2015. To see if you qualify and to learn more about ScaleUp, visit, or watch this short video to hear from some ScaleUp graduates on what they gained from the program. If you want to grow your small business in 2016, ScaleUp North Florida can help you achieve those goals!

This guest blog post was submitted by Jennifer Marko, program director of ScaleUp North Florida. Jennifer can be reached at or (904) 265-0750.

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