McCall Service, Inc. is a family-owned and operated pest control, lawn care, and petroleum distribution company, that has been serving Florida and Georgia since 1928. They take pride in offering the...
Business & Economic Outcomes
|*Gov't Contracts Acquired||$8.6M||$335M|
|**Jobs Impacted: Direct, Indirect, Induced||1,883||37,966|
|*New Businesses Started||17||288|
|Existing & Aspiring Small Business Owners Consulted||868||23,889|
|Minorities||617 (71%)||8,842 (37%)|
|Veterans & Service Disabled Veterans||98 (11%)||2,266 (9%)|
|Women||490 (56%)||9,969 (42%)|
|Professional Consulting Hours Delivered||7,106||162,476|
Number of Small Employer Businesses11,060
Percent of Employer Businesses91.7%
Number of Workers Employed by Small Businesses107,954
Percent of Employees47.5%
Small Business Payroll$4.3B
Percent of Payroll42.5%
Number of Self-Employed Businesses (Census Bureau ACS, 2018)20,395
In 2003, Jeff Turbeville opened the Sunshine Peanut Company, a family-owned company that produces more than 10 million pounds of wholesale peanut butter nationwide annually. He founded the business...
Mitchell Smith is a veteran with a long-time dream of providing mentorship and assistance to youth in Jacksonville. After looking into various ways that he could help the community, Smith arrived at...
In 2000, with over 20 years of combined healthcare experience as a Registered Nurse and corporate healthcare professional, Sylvia Walker started her business, Natural As I Wanna Be (NAIWBE), in...
District 5 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.