Success Stories

The business consulting I’ve received at the FSBDC at UNF has encouraged me to examine my business practices, set growth strategies and has provided a pathway to meet those goals.

Hanan Furqan - THREEZ Company

A company is only as good as its employees and their commitment to compete, to become the best in the industry. Being the best means we work with the best.

Kristin Van Meter - Human Potential Healthcare LLC

I will always be grateful for the bridge loan program and the professional help I received from Marge, Kevin and the Florida SBDC at UNF.

Michael Sullivan - Premium Seafood

Jodi Henson with SBDC was instrumental in helping us put together a sound business plan.  And it didn’t stop there, as Jodi continues to follow our journey to ensure we remain successful

Heather Edge and Pam James - Pelindaba Lavender Amelia Island

Annie has helped me to clarify my goals, draft my Articles of Incorporation, reviewed our bylaws, and worked tirelessly to clarify the issues and questions I need to understand in order to apply for the 501(c)(3)


Elaine Smith - Clamour Theatre Company

Don and the team at the FSBDC have been a great resource to us. When we have questions, we can count on them to be there with the answers.

Jillian Hubbard - Advanced Furniture Solutions

I would absolutely recommend the SBDC to go get some advice, analysis and help with some coaching and mentoring.

Sarah Marie Johnston and Chef Tom Gray - Moxie Kitchen + Cocktails

We’ve been so pleased with our involvement with the Small Business Development Center.

Mary Lyn Jenkins - Big Fish Power Yoga

SBDC is helping Goodwin grow in all areas of our manufacturing, our marketing, our human resources and our financial analysis.

Carol Goodwin - Goodwin Lumber Company

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

- Altavian