April 23, 2014

Small Business Resources

Products and Services to Help Entrepreneurs

| 6/1/2007
Growing your business starts with the right resources, and these advertisers have specific products and services that can help you take your business to the next level.
Aaron’s Corporate Furnishings
Offers a varied menu of affordable options for furnishing the workplace to help meet the needs of growing businesses. aaronscf.com
Fifth Third Bank
Delivers solutions to meet the banking needs of small businesses and small business start-ups with benefits and solutions to help businesses run efficiently. 53.com
ACCESS Miami
Works with organizations that help small business owners grow by providing start-up capital or financing. Brings tax credits, loans and grants to apply toward training, job creation and retention. AccessMiamiJobs.com
Florida Department of State, Division of Corporations
Central location for filing business entities, trade and service marks, judgment liens and fictitious name registrations. Provides a statewide registry and information for most business activity in Florida.
www.sunbiz.org
Aetna
Affordable and flexible benefits plans designed for South Florida small businesses: health, pharmacy, dental and disability insurance. aetna.com
Florida First Capital Finance Corporation
A nonprofit corporation founded by the State of Florida. Specializing in SBA and small business assistance lending, FFCFC provides solutions for small business financing. ffcfc.com
Allen, Dyer, Doppelt, Milbrath & Gilchrist
Represents clients in areas of patents, trademarks, copyrights, antitrust, unfair competition and trade regulation. Provides legal services to individual entrepreneurs, mid-size and Fortune 500 companies. addmg.com
Florida Lottery
As Florida Lottery retailers, businesses can increase store traffic, earn commissions and extra cash through retail incentives.
flalottery.com
AT&T (BellSouth, Cingular)
Offers small businesses telecommunications services, including advanced calling features, long distance, DSL Internet services, wireless, web hosting, network management and more.
thenewatt.com
Florida Power & Light
Free Business Energy Evaluation (BEE) helps businesses save money on energy usage. Makes recommendations for energy saving solutions and provides information on incentive packages.
fpl.com
Bank of America
Provides the tools needed for small businesses to achieve their goals, from equipment financing to business sweep services to cash management.
bankofamerica.com/ smallbusiness
Florida Small Business Development Center Network
A statewide partnership between higher education and economic development with 30 centers that provide emerging and established business owners with assistance for growth and increased profitability.
floridasbdc.com
Becker & Poliakoff
Cutting edge strategies for today’s legal and business challenges. Offices throughout Florida, Europe and Asia, with attorneys representing more than 30 practice areas. becker-poliakoff.com
FrankCrum
Premier PEO and staff services company providing employer solutions by using innovative approaches, quality products and exceptional customer service to maximize the investment in human resources. frankcrum.com
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
Offers BlueOptions health benefit plans to small businesses with emphasis on customer service and discounted rate plans. bcbsfl.com
The Leader’s Institute
Offers comprehensive programs under an umbrella of certified instructors for public speaking training, presentation, skills class, team-building programs, plus sales and leadership management courses. leadersinstitute.com
Boynton Beach CRA
Serves the community by guiding redevelopment activities that create a vibrant downtown core and revitalized neighborhoods within the agency’s district. boyntonbeachcra.com
City of Leesburg
Located in Central Florida with access to major transportation corridors and a new Turnpike interchange, Lake Denham Commerce Center, Lake County’s newest park, offers space for commercial, office and industrial development.
leesburgflorida.gov
Career Central
An enterprise of the Pasco Hernando Partnership Regional Board, Career Central’s Business Services Team is committed to developing and improving a quality workforce that meets the needs of area businesses and employers. career-central.org
Palm Coast & Flagler County
Dedicated to industrial and commercial growth by creating a business-friendly climate for economic expansion and productivity. ci.palm-coast.fl.us and enterpriseflagler.org
CBIZ & Mayer Hoffmann McCann P.C.
One of the nation’s leading providers of business services from accounting to tax benefits and consulting. CBIZ & MHM are dedicated to helping small businesses grow. www.cbiz.com, www.mhm-pc.com
Regions Bank
With extensive credit resources and cash management strategies, Regions Bank’s team of specialists can help your business continue to grow. regions.com
Coldwell Banker Commercial NRT
Commercial real estate company specializing in commercial and real estate investments with offices throughout Florida. cbcnrt.com
Silverman Santucci, LLP
Law firm providing experienced and effective high quality representation to businesses and individuals looking for an affordable alternative to large firm representation. 500law.com
Disney/SBA Entrepreneur Center
A community partnership supporting entrepreneurs and bringing together a network of service providers to offer small business services, including, counseling, training, financial assistance, software research lab, etc. floridanec.org
SunTrust
Offers banking solutions to meet specific small business needs. Helps companies manage daily finances with online services, checking, savings accounts, credit cards and other services.
suntrust.com/cashmanagement
Don Bell Signs
Specializing in retail and themed signs, branding and re-imaging, corporate identity sign programs and entertainment signage.
donbellsigns.com/ft
TEC Florida - Leadership Centers USA
TEC Florida is dedicated to increasing the effectiveness and enhancing the lives of CEOs and their organizations through continuing education and peer review. www.tecflorida.com
Downtown Hollywood CRA
Agency dedicated to the redevelopment of downtown Hollywood as a dynamic place to invest, work, live and play.
downtownhollywood.com
Wachovia
With Wachovia Custom Business Banking,® small businesses can choose the products and services for all of their business needs, from banking and investing, to insurance and HR solutions.
wachovia.com/business
Fairwinds Credit Union
A full-service financial institution serving the Central Florida community. Offers small businesses a variety of business services and solutions from loans to online banking services.
fairwinds.org

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