Florida SBDC Business Blog

  • Delectables Fine Catering of Pinellas County
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    Catering company reinvents itself to survive COVID-19

    Delectables Fine Catering of Pinellas County

    Laurie Simpson, co-owner of Delectables Fine Catering, knew when coronavirus made it to the United States, that it wasn’t going to be an easy obstacle to overcome.

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  • Tim McCahan After School Sports of Pinellas County
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    Saint Petersburg Business Relies on Local Partnership for Growth Assistance

    Tim McCahan After School Sports of Pinellas County

    Tim McCahan is no stranger to entrepreneurship. Right out of high school, he opened his own carpet cleaning, sales and installation business.

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  • Pet Grooming Company On a Roll
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    Mobile dog grooming business nearly doubles in size

    Rover Done Over Mobile Pet Grooming of Hillsborough County

    Gretchen McManus had a successful career in the real estate industry when the market crashed in 2008. Facing an uncertain economy, she decided it was time to reinvent herself.

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  • Research is Key in Securing a Federal Contract
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    Research is Key in Securing a Federal Contract

    by Karen Krymski, MPH, CVE | September 8, 2020 Each year, the federal government awards billions of dollars in contracts to small businesses. For this reason, securing a government contract can often be found at the top of many business owners’ list of goals. Business […]

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  • Maid Brigade of Sarasota-Manatee
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    Canadian Couple Puts Down Roots with Business Venture

    Maid Brigade of Sarasota-Manatee

    After living in Lakewood Ranch for the past three years, Emily and Ron Sarid decided it was time for them to put down roots and make an investment in the United States. The couple, originally from Canada, wanted, “to be a great community partner,” Ron said.

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  • AFC Urgent Care of Pinellas County
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    Urgent Care Business Resilient During Pandemic

    AFC Urgent Care of Pinellas County

    If you have visited an emergency room recently, you likely waited a long time to be seen for a non-life-threatening medical issue, or even COVID-19 testing. And in the midst of a pandemic, there are not many business owners who can say things are looking up. But that’s exactly the reality for Paul Peiffer and his two AFC Urgent Care centers in Clearwater and Citrus Park.

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