The Committee’s bylaws specify the standing subcommittees to represent vendor interests in important issues. There are five subcommittees.


Subcommittee Members:

The Grievance Subcommittee will inform licensees of procedures for submitting grievances and serve as advocates for such vendors in connection with such grievances.

Promotion and Transfer

Subcommittee Members:

The Promotion and Transfer Subcommittee will actively participate with the Division in the development and administration for a fair and unbiased system for the transfer and promotion of vendors.

Training, Retraining and Upward Mobility

Subcommittee Members:

The Training Subcommittee actively participates with the Division in the development of training and retraining programs for vendors and sponsors (with the assistance of the Division), meetings, and instructional conferences for vendors within the state.

Finance, Audit and Budgeting

Subcommittee Members:

The Finance Subcommittee reviews and acts upon data pertaining to inventory, budgeting, and financial arrangements of the Program.

Policy and Procedures

Subcommittee Members:

The Policy and Procedures Subcommittee works closely with the Division in the area of revising and updating the BEP Policy and Procedures Manual.

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Florida Business Enterprise Program

Providing Tools and Support for Legally Blind Vendors in the Food Service Industry

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