Florida SBDC at USF, Tampa
Specialty: Accounting, Cash Flow Management, Taxes, Startup
Joey Young has 22 years of experience in start-up and business development as an owner and business consultant. He holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from Auburn University, a master’s degree in entrepreneurship from Oklahoma State University, and a master’s degree in music business from the Berklee College of Music. He is also a veteran of the U.S. Air Force. Young was involved in the start-up, expansion, and sale of five of his own businesses that range from health clubs and construction companies, to live music event planning. Through those endeavors, he maintained professional relationships with large corporations such as IKEA, World Gym International, and FabLocal. He has experience in accounting, finance, business valuation, tax implications, cash flow management, strategic planning for growth, and e-commerce. Young is a certified Associate Business Continuity Professional (ABCP).