Applications Open for 2023 Tallahassee Executive Programs

Tallahassee, Fla. — The Jim Moran Institute for Global Entrepreneurship, part of the Florida State University College of Business, is accepting applications for its Small Business Executive Program (SBEP) and Nonprofit Executive Program (NPEP) in Tallahassee, Fla.

SBEP applications will be accepted through June 30, 2023.


NPEP applications will be accepted through August 11, 2023.


The SBEP and is designed for CEOs, entrepreneurs, business owners and presidents of small businesses, while the NPEP is for executive directors, presidents and CEOs of nonprofit organizations. Graduates emerge with the skills and training needed to capitalize on business opportunities, implement best practice management and turn challenges into strategic advantage. Participants represent a variety of industries.

“We are excited and looking forward to offering the Small Business Executive Program,” said Marina Lickson, Manager of Tallahassee Programs at the Jim Moran Institute. “Our team will work with business leaders and nonprofit leaders through the process of enhancing their organizations and help them prepare for the challenges that come with operating a growing company.”

Offered at no cost to participants, the programs are funded by The Jim Moran Foundation & Jan Moran. Businesses operating for three years or more and with three or more employees (or volunteers for nonprofits) are eligible to apply. The SBEP will run from August 10-November 9, 2023 and the NPEP will run from September 6-November 1, 2023.

To apply, please visit For more information about the Jim Moran Institute for Global Entrepreneurship’s North Florida Operations, including other programs and events, contact Marina Lickson 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 games 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 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, the North Florida Operations helps its clients’ businesses – and the region’s economy – grow and prosper.

Based in Tallahassee, the 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.