The Florida Association of Veteran Owned Businesses (FAVOB) is a statewide business association that advocates for the success of veteran business owners (VOBs) in Florida. We are a community of over 350 veteran business owners and patriotic supporters across the state. Our organization creates VOB success by generating revenue for, and between its members through our many published success stories. organizations such as Veterans Florida, FL Office of Supplier Diversity, and a state-wide Strategic Alliance Memorandum with the US Small Business Administration. In addition, many FAVOB members have been formally recognized for their business success and community service. FAVOB also has a VOB focused legislative agenda and hosts congressional events.
The Greater Orlando Builders Association (GOBA) is the authority, educator and promoter of the housing and building industry serving more than 700 members. Since 1953, GOBA has served the construction industry in Seminole, Orange and Osceola Counties including its cities.
Our purpose is to represent and promote the building industry, encourage higher standard practices through education, monitor and take a proactive role in governmental and regulatory activities that impact the construction industry within Greater Orlando, as well as at the State and National levels.
Our intention is to foster an environment within our association and within our neighborhoods to create opportunities for building relationships, businesses and communities while balancing economic, social, and environmental needs of our members and the communities we serve.
- The Florida Builders Association is a 17,000 corporate-member professional trade association representing the residential construction industry in Florida. FHBA members and their 300,000 employees produce more than a $40 billion annual impact on Florida’s economy. Established in 1947, FHBA’s cornerstone is its governmental affairs, political action and legal defense programs designed to promote and protect home ownership opportunities in Florida. The vision of the Florida Home Builders Association is to be recognized as an all-encompassing construction resource for our members. We are known for our superior lobbying efforts, educational forums, and the ability to provide networking and comprehensive products and services.
- NAHB represents the largest network of craftsmen, innovators and problem solvers dedicated to building and enriching communities. Operating at the local, state, and national levels, the NAHB Federation helps its members gain a competitive advantage through:
Expertise: Develops solutions for members’ businesses through access to experts who provide insight and information.
Knowledge: Offers education and other resources members need to expand their businesses and achieve personal success.
Networking: Creates opportunities within a community of home building professionals for members to build key relationships and increase their profitability.
Advocacy: Improves the business environment on Capitol Hill, in state capitols and in local communities by eliminating excessive regulations.
Savings: Saves members money through advocacy efforts, exclusive services and products, and the Member Advantage program.