East Pasco Entrepreneur Center

Our East Pasco Entrepreneur Center features a unique commercial incubator kitchen. Budding food entreprenuers can produce food in a licensed commercial kitchen and then utilize our packaging and labeling station to create nutrition fact labels for their products. This center features a community garden where you can even grow your own ingredients! Enjoy county-wide entrepreneur center access with membership. 


Download Incubator Brochure


Incubator Kitchen Interest Form

East Pasco Incubator Kitchen Members, Wanda and Piper Cox


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Incubator Amenities: 

  • East Pasco Incubator Kitchen  (EPIK)
  • Community Garden Plots 
  • Packaging & Labeling Station
  • 2 Dedicated Desks
  • Coworking Lounge
  • Digital Media Studio
  • Business Book Library
  • 2 Large Classrooms 
  • 1 Event Space
  • Entrepreneur Roundtable
  • Networking 
  • Events
  • Mentorship
  • Monthly Coaching
  • Classes & Workshops
  •  Coffee
  • WiFi 
  • Printer/Scanner/Copier 

East Pasco Entrepreneur Center Site Plan


SMARTstart East Pasco Entrepreneur Center


     15029 14th Street

     Dade City, FL 33525

     (352) 437-4861

     Business Hours

     Monday - Friday (8:00 am - 5:00 pm)

East Pasco Entrepreneur Center
Daniel Mitchell
SMARTstart Program Director

Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Toll free: (888) 60-PASCO | (888-607-2726)
Telephone: (352) 437-4861
Upcoming Events...

June 30, 2022
Subcontracting & Teaming - SBDC

Date & Time:  Thursday,  June 30, 2022
                              (10:00 am – 11:00 am)
Location: Online 
Registration: No Cost 

For many small businesses, entry into government contracting will or should begin as a subcontractor. This webinar will provide the small business owner with an understanding of the overall subcontracting process, including the format for a Subcontract and Teaming agreement, how to protect your company during the relationship and the overall benefits of subcontracting. This seminar will also provide the suggested rules of engagement and the contractual relationship between prime contractor, subcontractor and the government, for small businesses in the Tampa Bay region.

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July 6, 2022
Pasco EDC Brown Bag Lunch & Learn

Purpose:   The Pasco EDC Brown Bag Lunch & Learn is an open invitation to anyone interested in hearing more about the Pasco EDC and the programs and services we offer.  Bring your lunch and come and discover what your local Economic Development Council is charged with executing.

Time:  11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: Virtual
No cost

Lunch & Learns will be provided Online until further notice.

Online via Zoom Meeting: (log in instructions will be e-mailed to registered participants 2 days prior to workshop)

If you do not have Zoom see download instructions HERE.  If you need more information about using Zoom visit their Help Center.

Register Now!

Location address:

Pasco EDC Headquarters, 16506 Pointe Village Drive, Suite 101, Lutz, FL 33558
West Pasco Entrepreneur Center, 4532 US Highway 19, First Floor, New Port Richey, FL  34652
East Pasco Entrepreneur Center, 15029 14th Street, Dade City, FL  33525
SMARTstart Grove Entrepreneur Center, 6013 Wesley Grove Blvd, Ste 202, Wesley Chapel, FL 33544

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July 6, 2022
Building Your Business’ Bankability with Gilene Janvier - West Pasco

Speaker: Gilene Janvier, Suncoast Credit Union

Date & Time:  Wednesday, July 6, 2022 (12:00 pm – 1:00 pm)
Location: SMARTstart West Pasco Entrepreneur Center
Registration: FREE

Learn strategies and what it takes to build business credit, take advantage of cash flow tools, and learn the ins and outs of business banking.

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