390 N. Orange Avenue, Suite 1300
Orlando, FL 32801
Florida Department of Commerce
Division of Economic Development
107 W. Gaines St.
Tallahassee, FL 32399-2000
Tel: (904) 488-9357
Wheels of Success
P O Box 340975
Tampa, FL 33694
Susan Jacobs, Founder and CEO
Wheels of Success provides automobiles/auto repairs to working poor families (primarily single women-headed households) who are at risk of losing their job or unable to get a better paying job due to a lack of personal transportation (they live in areas where public transportation is inadequate).
Women's Business Development Center
Florida International University, OET-3
Miami, FL 33199
Christine Kurtz-White, Director
Tel: (305) 348-3903
Fax: (305) 348-2931
This program was developed by the Chicago Women's Business Development Center and follows their training and counseling curriculum which includes: FastTrak Series, workshops focusing on the skills and techniques essential for successful business startups, as well as workshops exploring the challenges of business ownership, a long-term training module including marketing and financial planning, a mentoring program and networking opportunities.
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