GrowFL

Taking successful companies to the next level

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As a CEO of a scalable growth company, you face unique challenges and GrowFL’s Business Growth Programs are specifically designed to help you address those challenges. Through the Business Growth Program, GrowFL provides access to resources, analysts and tools typically only available and affordable to Fortune 500 Companies. Participate in one or all of the three programs at your own pace. Grants available through the EDC of Sarasota County.

Do You Qualify?

Specifically designed for CEOs, presidents and business owners of second-stage growth companies!

  • For-profit, privately-held company headquartered in Florida
  • Generate annual revenue or working capital between $750,00 and $100 million
  • Employ between 6 and 150 full-time employees
  • Provide products or services beyond the local area to regional, national or global markets
  • Have an intent and desire to grow your company beyond second-stage

Programs

CEO Roundtable

  • Confidentially address issues important to business owners by business owners.
  • Collaborate in proven, productive problem-solving sessions.
  • Customized feedback from trained facilitators and experts.
  • Build your network of successful business, potential partners and local resources.

Strategic research, marketing & sales expansion

  • One year program with monthly conference calls between you and your specialists who will deliver the research projects.
  • Virtual access to a team of highly skilled research specialists who will assess your company to identify specific issues and provide action-oriented information.
  • Our team will work with yours to explore new markets and grow within existing ones to increase top-line revenue.

CEO Forum

  • Quarterly events in the Tampa, South Florida, Northwest Florida and Central Florida Regions.
  • Brings together leaders of growth-stage businesses to meet and learn from CEO peers.
  • Provides new perspectives on management techniques and the challenges that confront growing companies through the eyes of established business owners.
  • See calendar of events: here
Apply Now

Complete the online interest form and a team member will contact you to identify next steps, determine eligibility and assist with grant applications.

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