The Florida SBDC at University of South Florida region is a resource for local media on matters of growth acceleration for small to medium enterprises, pre-venture and start-up business issues, international trade, government contracting, business certification, finance, and more.
We are also the contact for the State of Florida Emergency Bridge Loan Program in the University of South Florida 10-county region. We serve as the program administrator for the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity.
We can provide comments to local and national media on local business issues, and speakers for economic development agency and business organization meetings and conferences. To find the appropriate contact for your needs, contact:
Stacey Dadd, CME
Email is the fastest method of contact.
Recent Press Releases
After 24 years of service to the Florida SBDC at University of South Florida, Eileen Rodriguez will retire on August […]Read More →
TAMPA, FL (July 30, 2021) – The Florida SBDC at University of South Florida’s Muma College of Business hosted the […]Read More →
TAMPA (March 5, 2021) – With the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic in March 2020, the Florida SBDC at University […]Read More →
Florida SBDC at USF to Administer Loans in 10-county Tampa Bay region TAMPA (March 17, 2020) – The Florida SBDC […]Read More →
Employees, Partners Recognized for Efforts in Support of Florida’s Small Businesses TAMPA, FL – The Florida SBDC Network, the state’s principal […]Read More →
TAMPA, FL – The Florida SBDC at University of South Florida’s Muma College of Business hosted the 2019 Business Awards […]Read More →
Release Date: Tuesday, May 21, 2019 Release Number: 19-32 Contact: Jennifer.Kelly@sba.gov , 202-205-7036 WASHINGTON – Today, the U.S. Small Business Administration […]Read More →
[TAMPA] November 13, 2018 – BankUnited and Wells Fargo have awarded the Florida SBDC at University of South Florida and […]Read More →
[TAMPA], October 18, 2018 – Recognized for its philanthropic contributions to the Tampa Bay region, the Florida SBDC at University […]Read More →