SBDC Consultant Profile

Janette Blanco

Florida SBDC at Hillsborough County Economic Development Department

Specialty: Business Plans, Construction Industry Regulations and Licensing, Contract Compliance

Janette Blanco has extensive knowledge in doing business with the government and specializes in assisting minority and women-owned businesses with the government bidding process. Prior to joining the Florida SBDC at Hillsborough County, Blanco was a cost estimator on engineering projects as well as owned and operated her own business for 15 years. She has a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from the University of Massachusetts. She is a Contract Compliance Administrator and certified in Strategic Management Performance Systems. Blanco is also bilingual.