Each business applying for Registration must meet the following eligibility standards:
- Be an independent business that has an office in the Tampa Bay area. The Tampa Bay area consists of the following counties:
Have been in existence and served the Tampa Bay Area in a commercially useful capacity for one (1) year prior to application.
Be a business with a staff of 100 or less.
Average net income $2,000,000 or less and net worth is $3,000,000 or less.
Must be certified with one of the following agencies:
SBE- (Small Business Enterprise) -Any business with a staff of 100 employees or less, whose average net-income is $2,000,000 or less and net worth is $3,000,000 or less.