|Dade City, Florida — Computers Etc., an IT company providing complete IT management, support and training, has joined the SMARTstart Dade City Incubator. As an offsite member, the company has 24/7 access to the facility which includes free WiFi, free parking, co-working space, a post office box, and conference and meeting rooms. In addition offsite members can attend seminars and classes held at SMARTstart, receive one-on-one mentoring and get assistance from a SMARTstart’s intern from Saint Leo University’s MBA program.
For over six years, Computers Etc. has offered in-home or in-office computer repair, laptop repair, data recovery, managed services and full service technology hardware and software replacement and upgrades as well as cloud services, VoIP, POS and remote support. Recently the company merged with another local startup called Computer Basic Training to offer training classes to its customers.
“Adding a suite of training classes fit in with our company’s vision of being the “go to” place for anything computers,” said Ken Buzzie, CEO of Computers Etc. “Joining the SMARTstart incubator gives us access to the resources and support needed to further grow our business.”
The SMARTstart Dade City Incubator is the first of its kind in Pasco County. Companies have the opportunity to work in a collaborative environment with other small businesses, gain access to technical support, and network with other business leaders and community partners.
SMARTstart has received strong support from the community. It’s partners include the City of Dade City, Dade City Business Center, Florida High Tech Corridor Council, Greater Dade City Chamber of Commerce, Pasco County Board of County Commissioners, Pasco-Hernando State College, Saint Leo University, USF Connect, USF Small Business Development Center (SBDC), Service Core of Retired Executives (SCORE), and Tampa Electric Peoples Gas (TECO).
For more information about network solutions or software training classes through Computers Etc. visit www.computer-etc.com. For information on SMARTstart, located at 15000 Citrus Country Drive, Dade City, FL 33523, visit www.SmartStartPasco.com.
Pasco EDC is a non-profit organization that promotes economic development in Pasco County, Florida. Pasco EDC continues to be a strong partnership funded by corporate and public investors focused on the economic vitality of Pasco County.
Since 2008, Computers Etc. has provided our customers with quality computer repair service, Network Solutions and Manage Services. We focus on providing personalized support to fit the needs of our clients. Computers Etc. Training Division can help anyone from the beginner or self-taught to more advanced users working in an office environment.