The mission of the WBDC of FL is to assist in the establishment and growth of women in business. We offer business development programs and training designed to develop skills and knowledge for women in business.    WBDC of FL strives to foster and cultivate relationships between our members, corporations and the government.

Our goal is to change the face of business,
one woman at a time.

The WBDC whose territory includes Florida, minus the panhandle, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands, was established in 1993 as a 501c3 non-profit organization and has provided WBENC (Women’s Business Enterprise National Council) Certification to women business enterprises since 2000.


  • 480 Certified WBEs Approximately.
  • 14,600 persons are employed by our Certified WBEs.

Program Offerings

National Certification WBENC Certification and WOSB certification
Special Events Networking, business opportunities, Expos and Trade Fairs
Seminars and Workshops For women business owners and women in corporate positions
Counseling One-on-one counseling by reputable experts
Mentoring B2B mentoring and corporate mentoring
Corporate Close-Up Series Sessions top introduce corporate representatives to WBEs
Matchmaker Events Opportunities for one-on-one meetings with Corporate representatives