A Tribute to Julio Estremera

A Tribute to Julio Estremera: A Pillar of Support for Small Businesses

By Elizabeth Goldbach


Julio Estremera has been the driving force behind the success of the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) for an impressive 24 years. His dedication and unwavering commitment to empowering both Anglo and Hispanic entrepreneurs have left an indelible mark on the business landscape.

As a seasoned advisor, Julio has been instrumental in nurturing countless small ventures from conception to fruition. His sage advice and counseling have been the catalyst for the birth and growth of numerous businesses, each one a testament to his profound impact.

Julio is distinguished by his genuine heart of service and his relentless dedication to guiding business owners through the intricacies of entrepreneurship. He exemplifies the true spirit of mentorship, always going above and beyond his role to ensure the success of those he serves.

In addition to his role as a counselor, Julio has also played a pivotal role in the professional development of his colleagues. As a mentor and coach, he has selflessly shared his wealth of knowledge, providing guidance and support to help them grow in their careers and roles within the SBDC.

Julio’s contributions have not gone unnoticed, as evidenced by the numerous accolades he has received throughout his career. His commitment to excellence has earned him recognition, including being honored for his role in facilitating business starts and enhancing access to capital.

Julio Estremera is more than just a counselor or colleague; he is a beacon of inspiration and a pillar of support for small businesses and the community at large. His legacy will continue to shape the entrepreneurial landscape for years to come, leaving an enduring impact on all those fortunate enough to have crossed paths with him.

Related Posts


Join the list and get actionable small business education, news and insights. 

You have Successfully Subscribed!