David Hahn decided to take a leap of faith and leave the hospitality industry to follow in his fathers footsteps, as an entrepreneur. He decided to take what hed learned in the hospitality industry...
Business & Economic Outcomes
|*Gov't Contracts Acquired||$1.7M||$335M|
|**Jobs Impacted: Direct, Indirect, Induced||1,002||37,966|
|*New Businesses Started||1||288|
|Existing & Aspiring Small Business Owners Consulted||1,142||23,889|
|Minorities||343 (30%)||8,842 (37%)|
|Veterans & Service Disabled Veterans||126 (11%)||2,266 (9%)|
|Women||504 (44%)||9,969 (42%)|
|Professional Consulting Hours Delivered||5,764||162,476|
Number of Small Employer Businesses17,729
Percent of Employer Businesses95.3%
Number of Workers Employed by Small Businesses148,250
Percent of Employees47.6%
Small Business Payroll$6.1B
Percent of Payroll40.8%
Number of Self-Employed Businesses (Census Bureau ACS, 2018)39,650
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District 13 Contact Information
Statewide with 9 regional offices, over 40 centers, and approximately 50 outreach locations, Florida SBDC services are available to aspiring and existing businesses in every Florida county. Below are your district's resources and a link to a directory of additional Florida SBDC offices across the state.