Pablo Arroyo Casanas
Business Consultant - Florida SBDC at USF
Pablo Arroyo is a business consultant with the Florida Small Business Development Center at the USF concentrating on growth acceleration, strategic marketing, market research and international trade. As a USF alumnus, he helps business expand and is passionate about helping business owners achieve their goals.
Prior to joining USF in 2018, Arroyo worked for the Small Business and Technology Development Center at the University of Missouri. He was responsible for client counseling and collaborative leadership to develop, deliver and evaluate educational programs focused on business growth and creation. Before working with the University of Missouri, Arroyo worked for the private sector and in his own business, involved in strategic market expansion for companies from diverse sectors with emphasis on manufacturing, technology, agribusiness, food, tourism, hospitality, entrepreneurship and value-added enterprise development.
He is a NASBITE Certified Global Business Professional (CGBP) and a Certified Marketing Executive (CME). He received a bachelor’s degree in animal science, concentrating on international agriculture and agriculture economics, from the University of Missouri, and an MBA from USF. He received the University of Missouri Extension-Outstanding Program (2017) Award and the Missouri Business Development Program-First Responder (2016) Award. Originally from Puerto Rico, he is fluent in Spanish and English.