Fort Lauderdale

FSBDC at Broward

111 E. Las Olas Blvd - Higher Education Complex, Rm 1010
Ft. Lauderdale, FL, 33301
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111 E. Las Olas Blvd Higher Education Complex, Rm 1010 Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33301

About the Center

The Florida SBDC Fort Lauderdale provides entrepreneurs with professional business consulting at no cost, management training, and vital information they need to grow and succeed in a complex and competitive global environment.

The FSBDC Fort Lauderdale maintains a full-service office in Fort Lauderdale, serving emerging and growth businesses in Broward County.  Consulting services and training are also provided at several locations throughout our service territory.

The FSBDC Fort Lauderdale is a member of the Florida SBDC Network, a statewide service network funded in part through cooperative agreements with the U.S. SBA, Defense Logistics Agency, State of Florida and other private and public partners; hosted by the University of West Florida; and nationally accredited by the Association of SBDCs.


Featured Area Consultant

Parbatee Chang


  • Areas of Consulting: Business and Strategic Plan Assistance, Engineering Research and Development, Export Counselor, Cashflow Management Assistance, Financial and Capital Access Assistance, Market/ Sales Growth Acceleration, International Market/Export Assistance, Compliance, Market/Sales Growth Assistance, Personnel and Human Resources, Start Up Assistance
  • Education: MBA
  • Certifications: Thunderbird school of global management: Finance Essential for Global Managers, NASBITE certified global business professional

Angel Rentas


  • Areas of Consulting: Business Accounting, Business and Strategic Plan, Business Continuity/Disaster, Business Response and Recovery, Business Valuation, Cashflow Management, Compliance, Financial and Capital Access, Loan Types, SBA Loans, Startup
  • Education: BA
  • Experience: Angel Rentas worked as a banker with more than 35 years of experience, and as a finance and portfolio manager serving small, private and non private corporations.

Anil Chang


  • Areas of Consulting: International Markets and Exporting; Market and Sales Growth; Search Engine Optimization; Technology
  • Education: BA, Florida Atlantic University
  • Certifications: NASBITE Certified Global Business Professional

Michael Bell


  • Areas of Consulting: Business Plan/Business Response and Recovery, Business Valuation, Compliance, Government Contracting/Procurement, Growth Acceleration, Market/Sales Growth, Operation Manager, Personnel and Human Resources, Strategic Plan, Technology, Women and Minority
  • Education: BA
  • Business Owner: •LLC (Consultant to Pharmaceutical Industry)