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Oakridge Global Energy Solutions is expanding in Brevard County, FL creating 1,000 jobs and a $270 million capital investment.
Florida is serious about business. State and economic development leaders are working to bring business to the state and keep it here.
Global healthcare company Johnson & Johnson will open a new North American shared services headquarters in Tampa, FL and create 500 jobs over the next three years.
International pharmaceutical development and manufacturing company will create 100 new jobs and make a capital investment of more than $9 million.
Nevada wins the most hotly contested economic development prize in years by bagging Tesla’s lithium battery plant near Reno. Washington successfully pulled out all the stops to keep Boeing from leaving the state. Comcast’s gleaming new tower will transform Philadelphia’s skyline.
VOXX International Company will expand manufacturing center and add $16.5 million in capital investment along with 134 new jobs.
Embraer will add 600 new hires to its almost 400 employees in the area in a ramped up mode over a period of four years beginning in 2016.
More states are forming public-private partnerships to leverage the expertise of leading businesses in luring new projects.
There may be fewer projects to aim for in the highly competitive environment of a recovering economy, but those who hope to succeed must find a way that distinguishes them from the rest of the field. Here are the organizations who have established a consistent standard of excellence and embraced the best practices to secure the projects that bring bundles of new jobs to their locations.
The sunshine state is home to more than 2,000 aviation companies.