Johnny Bonilla had a dream to start and run his own business five years ago. Today, he is the founder and owner of JBoFitness in Kissimmee, a group training facility that takes personal training and...
Business & Economic Outcomes
|*Gov't Contracts Acquired||$12.5M||$335M|
|**Jobs Impacted: Direct, Indirect, Induced||1,185||37,966|
|*New Businesses Started||19||288|
|Existing & Aspiring Small Business Owners Consulted||2,441||23,889|
|Minorities||451 (18%)||8,842 (37%)|
|Veterans & Service Disabled Veterans||68 (3%)||2,266 (9%)|
|Women||978 (40%)||9,969 (42%)|
|Professional Consulting Hours Delivered||6,098||162,476|
Number of Small Employer Businesses11,213
Percent of Employer Businesses94%
Number of Workers Employed by Small Businesses74,910
Percent of Employees37.7%
Small Business Payroll$2.5B
Percent of Payroll34.5%
Number of Self-Employed Businesses (Census Bureau ACS, 2018)29,854
The great recession had a devastating impact on the construction industry and businesses like Page One Consulting, Inc. (POC) that serve the industry. An engineering consulting firm, Page One...
District 9 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.