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Success Story


From start to finish, working with Mark Yarick at the FSBDC at UNF was an awesome experience.  Overall, I think the SBDC is a fantastic bridge between individuals and lenders, and anyone seeking out an SBA loan would be crazy not to take advantage of this free service.

Kristin and Steven Kay - Ally Family Medicine

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SBDC continues to be a valuable business advisor for us.  They are a true asset to my business.

Tracy Nazzaro - Traders Hill Farm

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I have been using the SBDC services for years and have been very satisfied. Over time, I have worked on numerous projects. The SBDC offers high-quality services. The organization has a wealth of resources of information to make any company successful. I strongly recommend the SBDC services to those companies needing guidance and directions. I am looking forward to working with SBDC on future projects

Gail Carter-Cade - GA LA CAR Beauty Salon

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Since the modest beginnings of my business undertakings eight years ago, the FSBDC consultants have provided me with valuable support and resources in launching and realizing my entrepreneurial aspirations.

Jamie Schofield - Faithfully Guided Health Center, LLC

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I had no idea what I needed to do to purchase a business, and she ran the numbers, gave me contacts in the community, assisted with the business plan…She was a lifesaver and always super supportive, patient and honest about the pros/cons of owning a business.

Jodi Hague - Bliss Cakery

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Every business owner should contact the SBDC for assistance,” said Kate.  “I couldn’t have done it without all of their help and will continue to use their services.

Kate Wagner - Sawgrass Pet Resort

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The SBDC helped me by breaking down the huge task of starting a business into pieces that I could manage and see how I could be profitable.

Danielle Rohrbaugh - Drift Day Spa

With the SBDC they helped develop an Export Plan with us.

- Altavian

There are so many resources out there for small businesses that are so helpful and I think the best one of all of those is UNF with the SBDC.

- R M Myers

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