Business Development Assistance

Small Business Development Center

The Small Business Development Centers in Florida have the largest and most productive small business development programs in the United States. SBDC's provide training and counseling on many aspects of a business. There are programs located at eight state universities and three community colleges in Florida.


Daytona Regional Office Address
1200 W. International Speedway Blvd
Building 110 Room 222
Daytona Beach, Florida 32114

Phone: (386) 506-4723
Fax: (386) 506-4602

Orlando MBDA Business Center

MBDA Business Centers are operated by the Florida State Minority Supplier Development Council.  This center is part of a national network of funded centers which are located in the United States’ major cities. The center cooperates with minority business enterprises to help increase contract and financing opportunities. Also to create and retain jobs.

8251 Presidents Dr., Ste 155
Orlando, Fl 32809

Phone: (407) 251-7021

Career Source Flagler/Volusia

Career Source Flagler/Volusia is a state-funded program that provides a variety of services for employers and employees. The Career Source office helps match employees with employers and provides various employee training.

Career Source Flagler/Volusia
846 Saxon Blvd.
Orange City, FL 32763

(386) 561-9550

Export Counseling/International Trade

Enterprise Florida’s Division of International Trade provides an export counseling service for Florida manufacturers and service companies whose interest in and commitment to exporting is genuine. Export counseling sessions normally take the form of one-on-one meetings at the business location or an EFI office.

Enterprise Florida International Trade Division (305) 808-3660

International Trade Events

Enterprise Florida’s Division of International Trade offers small and medium-sized Florida businesses interested in doing business internationally the opportunity to participate in overseas trade events and marketing missions. Enterprise Florida market-site trade events are professionally planned missions that feature one-on-one, prearranged appointments with business executives interested in the specific product lines or services of participants.

Enterprise Florida International Trade Division (305) 808-3660