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Darina Nikolov

Office Manager
Office: Lutgert Hall 2311
Phone: 239-745-3701

Darina Nikolov is the new Office Manager of the Small Business Development Center at Florida Gulf Coast University. She worked for three years as an Executive Secretary for the College of Education at FGCU. Prior to her moving into the USA, Darina has worked as an Accountant for the Sofia (Capital City) Municipality in Bulgaria, and also has an experience as an Office Assistant and Logistics Expeditor.

Darina is a graduate student in the Masters in Business Administration program at FGCU with concentration in Finance, maintaining GPA of 4.0, and is expecting to graduate in Spring 2012. She has an undergraduate degree in Accounting and Financial Control from the University of National and World Economy (UNWE) in Sofia, Bulgaria.

In her spare time, Darina enjoys spending time with her husband, reading, painting, rollerblading, and traditional Bulgarian dancing.

The SBDC at Florida Gulf Coast University is a member of the Florida SBDC Network, a statewide service network funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the US Small Business Administration. All opinions, conclusions, or recommendations expressed are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the SBA.