Applications For the Jim Moran Institute’s Tallahassee Small Business Executive Program Due Next Friday

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — The Jim Moran Institute for Global Entrepreneurship in the Florida State University College of Business is in the final two weeks of its application period for its Small Business Executive Program (SBEP) Class VI in Tallahassee, FL. All applications are due next Friday, Dec. 9.

“We encourage all Tallahassee business owners to apply before next Friday,” said Mike Campbell, director of the Jim Moran Institute’s North Florida Operations. “To-date we have helped more than 100 Tallahassee business owners and entrepreneurs develop the skills to grow their business in our cost-free program, and are thrilled to begin another class here in our Capital city.”

The SBEP is designed with for-profit businesses in mind, and created to provide a world-class learning experience that accommodates the busy schedule of small business owners and provides the tools to emerge as stronger leaders, ready to capitalize on business opportunities.

To apply, please visit and click on Programs to apply. Businesses operating for three years or more with three or more employees are eligible to apply. Twenty-five participants from non-competing businesses will be accepted into the four-month program. Sessions will take place once a month for four hours. The first session starts Jan. 19 and runs through April 19, 2017.

To learn more about the Jim Moran Institute for Global Entrepreneurship’s North Florida Operations, including other programs and events, contact Mike Campbell at or visit

About the Jim Moran Institute for Global Entrepreneurship The Jim Moran Institute for Global Entrepreneurship cultivates, trains and inspires entrepreneurial leaders through world-class executive education, applied training, public recognition and leading-edge research. Jim Moran was an automotive pioneer and an entrepreneur at heart, who at the age of seven, sold soda pop at sandlot baseball diamonds in Chicago. With a career that spanned more than six decades, he built an amazing chronicle of achievements in the automobile industry. His vision for the Jim Moran Institute was to provide opportunities that would help others become more successful business owners. A 1995 contribution from Jim and Jan Moran and JM Family enterprises established the Jim Moran Institute for Global Entrepreneurship at the Florida State University College of business. Since 2011, further enhancements to the Jim Moran Institute and its outreach have been made possible by Jan Moran and The Jim Moran Foundation. About the North Florida Operations The Jim Moran Institute’s North Florida Operations serves established entrepreneurs and business owners in the North Florida community through executive education programs designed to take advantage of local resources. Providing executive education and leveraging the resources of the Jim Moran Institute, North Florida Operations helps its clients’ businesses – and the region’s economy – grow and prosper.

Based in Tallahassee, North Florida Operations services are for-profit and nonprofit businesses and are geared toward CEOs, entrepreneurs, business owners and presidents of small businesses whose companies have been established for at least three years with three or more employees. Services are provided for little to no cost.