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About the SMARTstart Small Business Programs

Whether you're an established small business or just starting a business, the Pasco Economic Development Council has the tools you need to establish and grow a strong business in Pasco County. Our SMARTstart Small Business Program is an innovative suite of programs that provides the tools growing businesses need for long-term success.

  • Need to evaluate your next business idea?  Challenge your assumptions and validate your idea in just 9 weeks with CO.STARTERS.
  • Already launched your business but need access to mentoring, coaching and affordable office/co-working space?  SMARTstart Pasco Business Incubators can provide what you need.
  • Seeking information or training?  SMARTstart's Pasco Enterprise Network can connect you with the right organization providing the information you need at no cost.
  • Need funding to get your company to the next level, but can't access traditional financing?  The SMARTstart Microloan Program can boost your success.

From your first dollar to your next million, Pasco EDC's SMARTstart Small Business Program has the solutions you need to start or grow a business and create job opportunities right here, in Pasco County.

Upcoming Events...

August 2, 2021
CO.STARTERS West Pasco
Date & Time:  Monday, August 2. 2021                            …
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August 3, 2021
TBWBC - Strategic Planning & Goal Setting for Working Moms
Date & Time:  Tuesday, August 3, 2021 (6:00 pm – 7:00 pm)Location: Online Registration: No Cost We will look at the tests and triumphs working mothers…
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August 4, 2021
Common Grounds Pitch Presentation
Wednesday, August 4, 2021 (10:00 am – 11:00 am)Location: Online (log in instructions will be e-mailed to         …
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