SBDC at SCF to Offer Course for Small Businesses

(Bradenton, Fla., November 2, 2012) — The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) will host a free course, “Women, Minority and Service-Related Disabled Veteran Certification,” on Nov. 7, from 5-6:30 p.m. at the North Sarasota Business Resource Center - “The Hive,” 2714 N. Osprey Ave., Sarasota.

Business owners will learn how to attain certification as a woman-owned, minority-owned or service-related disabled veteran-owned business.  This certification has assisted a business in landing contracts from large corporations and governmental agencies.

Presented as part of a series offered by the SBDC at SCF, the workshop will be held in partnership with the City of Sarasota North Sarasota Entrepreneur Collaborative.

For more information, visit  or call Linda Baxter at 941-408-1412. Maps and directions are online at

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