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  • Congratulations to Anderson & Assocaites, P.A. Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony!

  • Northrop Grumman's Space Coast unit wins dual Hawkeye contracts worth $81.2M

    Northrop Grumman Corp. is closing out the week with two more contracts its Advance Hawkeye military aircraft, according to a report from the U.S. Department of Defense.

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  • Congratulations to Ana Maria Lowry with A & P International, Inc. awarded 2018 CEO of The Year by Orlando Business Journal

  • Where Orlando leads and lags for Hispanic entrepreneurs

    Orlando is among the top 25 spots on a list measuring Hispanic entrepreneurship rates.

    Half a dozen cities – Tampa, Miami and Fort Lauderdale; Charleston, West Virginia; Burlington, Vermont; and South Burlington – have the highest number of Hispanic-own firms, adjusted for the Hispanic population, according to WalletHUB.

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  • Another success story! Congrats to Life & Sign Designs www.life-signs.us on awarded contract with one FDBC proud corporate member Massey Services.

  • Congratulations to the FDBC graduates from our Customized Business Coaching Program

    FDBC, is please to present Ruth Velez , Owner of Vinali Stafing, Inc., Maria Eugenia, General Manager of Life Signs & Design, Fernando Romero, President of Safebeing, Nelson Mendez, President of Noi Caffe by Rico Foods, Naiara Petralanda, Owner of Bulldog Sitework, LLC, and Nikki Littmann,  Owner of Career Central  our February & March graduates of the Customized Business Coaching Program nominated by our Business Consultant/Business Coach Ana Maria Lowry with A&P International. Congratulations on your achievement and best wishes for your continued success.

  • National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce chooses Tampa for 2019 convention

    The National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce has chosen Tampa to host its 2019 convention.

    While Philadelphia will be hosting next year’s NGLCC convention, Tampa will be the location for the 2019 event, which is estimated to have an economic impact of $2.1 million. Some 2,450 hotel rooms are expected to be booked, including 700 on the peak night.

    The 2019 convention in Tampa will run from Aug. 13 to Aug. 16.

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  • Skanska seeks subcontractors for UCF Downtown, more...

    Skanska USA Building Inc. is seeking subcontractors, project managers and others to work on the $74 million Dr. Phillips Academic Commons building in UCF Downtown as well as additional projects.

    The general contractor is rolling out a program called Construction Management Building Blocks, which will focus on how small, minority, women-owned business contractor firms can do business with Skanska.

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  • “Billion Dollar Roundtable” Now Includes LGBT, Disability, and Veteran-Owned Businesses in Corporate Supply Chains

    Washington, DC – The National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC), the business voice of the LGBT community, and the USBLN (US Business Leadership Network), the disability inclusion business resource, are pleased to share that The Billion Dollar Roundtable voted to expand their criteria of diverse businesses counted toward a corporation’s billion dollar supply chain spend on diverse-owned businesses to include: certified LGBT Business Enterprises (LGBTBEs), Disability-Owned Business Enterprises (DOBEs®), Service-Disabled Veteran Disability-Owned Business Enterprises (SDV-DOBE™) and Veteran-Disability Owned Business Enterprises (V-DOBEs™). Click here for more info…

  • Congratulations to the 1st FDBC graduates from our Customized Business Coaching Program

    The Florida Diversity Business Council is please to present Julio Verdecia , President of Universal Window Coverings, Inc. and Luis Lacostte, President of F.W. Designs, LLC as our first graduates of the Customized Business Coaching Program nominated by our Business Consultant/Business Coach Ana Maria Lowry with A&P International. Congratulations on your achievement and best wishes for your continued success.