Florida continues to be at the top of the list when it comes to the bottom line. Strategic investments in workforce, infrastructure, and a leading business and tax climate enjoyed by all contribute to the state’s success.

— Destin Wells, Senior Vice President of Business Development, Enterprise Florida


Tampa Bay Florida
Downtown Tampa, FL (Photo: Adobe Stock by SeanPavonePhoto)


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Top 5 EV Charging Infrastructure2023 State Rankings
Top 5 Best Business Tax Climate2023 State Rankings
Top 10 Aerospace/Defense2023 State Rankings
Top 10 Life Sciences2023 State Rankings
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#2 Best Business Climate (Mid-Sized): Fort Lauderdale2023 Metro Rankings
Top 5 Top Performing Container Ports: Port Everglades2023 Metro Rankings
Top 10 Logistics Leaders: Miami2023 Global Rankings

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Florida, Targeted Growth Sectors, Aerospace, Manufacturing


Enterprise Florida

Enterprise Florida, Inc. (EFI) is the principal economic development organization for the state of Florida. EFI works with its 67 statewide partners to find the ideal location for businesses like yours. Contact the EFI team to learn more about what Florida’s pro-business climate, top-ranked workforce and expansive infrastructure can do for your company.


Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance, Broward County, Florida

As the official economic development partnership for Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County, we work to help companies create and retain high-wage jobs and encourage capital investment in high-value targeted industries. We also work to create a strong business climate, develop vibrant communities and improve the quality of life.


Hernando County Florida

A Tampa Bay community, Hernando County is where availability meets affordability. For many, the address is Brooksville–Tampa Bay Regional Airport & Technology Center, home to not only aviation but also a range of manufacturers and other industry. Distribution and logistics firms benefit from a strong center-of-the-state road network.


Indian River County Florida

Those who live, work or visit here find that our communities are safe, modern and loaded with ecological, cultural, educational and technological amenities. Our county also offers a cost-competitive place to grow or expand your business. Indian River County—Vero Beach, Sebastian, Fellsmere—offers the best of both worlds: a desirable location for business and pleasure with a balance that helps build your business in the sun.


Pasco EDC Florida

One of the fastest growing areas in the greater Tampa Bay region, Pasco County features a unique blend of undeveloped, open spaces in close proximity to the modern, vibrant communities that makes it a great location to live, visit and do business.


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