In 2013, Wendy Romeu founded Alluvionic, a company that specializes in project management, process improvement, and engineering solutions for clients including Google and the Orange County Clerk of...
Business & Economic Outcomes
|*Gov't Contracts Acquired||$4.8M||$335M|
|**Jobs Impacted: Direct, Indirect, Induced||888||37,966|
|*New Businesses Started||1||288|
|Existing & Aspiring Small Business Owners Consulted||395||23,889|
|Minorities||109 (28%)||8,842 (37%)|
|Veterans & Service Disabled Veterans||59 (15%)||2,266 (9%)|
|Women||172 (44%)||9,969 (42%)|
|Professional Consulting Hours Delivered||3,213||162,476|
Number of Small Employer Businesses15,377
Percent of Employer Businesses95.1%
Number of Workers Employed by Small Businesses117,681
Percent of Employees51.5%
Small Business Payroll$4.4B
Percent of Payroll44.5%
Number of Self-Employed Businesses (Census Bureau ACS, 2018)36,543
Lisa Pelc is the owner and chief executive of Bella Casa Staging & Redesign in Melbourne, a home staging and interior design company with experts in preparing homes both occupied and vacant for...
Hyperform Inc. (d/b/a SeaDek Marine Products) is an All-American success story. What started out as a maker of products for the surfing industry like surfboard fins and traction pads has transformed...
District 8 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.