Business Resources

NSB Ready Services provides a meeting at no charge with city and Utilities Commission staff to discuss maximizing the use of a commercial building and/or property. Such meetings normally take less than 20 minutes and provide a wealth of useful information for business site planning. The meetings are scheduled on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday morning of each month at 8:30 am.

For information concerning commercial and industrial properties, demo-graphic data identifying potential customers, traffic counts, and city-related questions, please call Economic Development & CRA Director Chris Edwards at (386) 279-2497.

Detailed commercial property information available on our Interactive Business Map – each dot is the location of a business, with information provided through the city's business tax receipts and the Volusia County Property Appraiser's database including parcel number, business name, property owner, address, and property type.

Assistance with hiring employees: Career Source Flagler Volusia, 329 Bill France Blvd, Daytona Beach. (386) 323-7001

Training offered at Daytona State College: Check out the DSC training website: https://www.daytonastate.edu/cbi/ or contact Joanne.Parker@Daytonastate.edu or (386) 506-4224.

Training offered by SCORE: Score offers many NO CHARGE business training classes on a variety of subjects. For more information go to Score87.org.

NO CHARGE Business Assistance – Expansion for Existing Business o Volusia County Department of Economic Development: (386) 248-8048 – services include exporting assistance

Small Business Development Center at Daytona State College: (386) 506-4723 – services include preparation of business plans, assistance in seeking loans, business consulting. • NO CHARGE Business Assistance – Entrepreneurs

SCORE: (386) 255-6889 – including preparation of business plans. o Florida Virtual Entrepreneur Center: www.flvec.com/Volusia; 386-310-8781.

City Property Tax Exemption for expanding businesses: In November 2014 vot-ers approved a Tax Exemption program that provides expanding businesses that meet program criteria with abatements of City property taxes. 

For prominent Commercial/Industrial properties for sale or lease, please go to volusiasites.com and click on New Smyrna Beach.