The National Entrepreneur Center (NEC) is pleased to announce Belinda Ortiz Kirkegard as its President.…
NEC Updates– Hurricane Recovery… Get Connected Today!
Note– due to Tropical Storm Nicole, we will be closed Wednesday, November 9th and Thursday, November 10th in accordance with UCF policy. Additionally, we are closed on Friday, November 11th in observance of Veteran’s Day. We plan to be open and operating normally on Monday, November 14th at this time.
Updated November 8th, 2022
As our region and state begin the long road to recovery from Hurricane Ian, we are here to help business owners and entrepreneurs get connected. Please bookmark this page, and check back often as information will be continually updated.
Note: some of the programs linked below may not yet be active, but they are worth saving/bookmarking so that you are aware!
The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO) and the State Emergency Response Team (SERT) activated the Business Damage Assessment Survey in response to Hurricane Ian. Survey responses will allow the state to expedite Hurricane Ian recovery efforts by gathering data and assessing the needs of affected businesses. We highly encourage you to take this first step as it truly does help get much needed resources in the right locations!
For a list of online resources, both national and local, please click below:
You can still reach us at (407) 420-4848, Monday to Friday 9a-5pm with questions and we can help you get connected.
Updated October 6th, 2022