Economic development creates opportunities to grow state, local and metro areas, which are essential for economic growth, improved quality of life and community development. Enterprise Florida articles below.
The auto parts retailer and distributer will invest $50M in Ocala, FL, creating 240 jobs.
On a statewide bus tour, Gov. Rick Scott hails Florida’s success creating new jobs, calling for $1 billion in tax cuts and the creation of a $250-million Florida Enterprise Fund.
Arthrex, a global medical device company in orthopaedics, is expanding in Ave Maria, FL and will create more than 350 jobs at the 218,000-square-foot manufacturing facility.
NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises is set to break ground on its new 450,000-square-foot global headquarters on approximately 21 acres in Florida’s Miami-Dade County.
Oakridge Global Energy Solutions is expanding in Brevard County, FL creating 1,000 jobs and a $270 million capital investment.
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.
The Sunshine State’s Atlantic Coast is successfully competing with an international market for new business in a surging biotech sector.
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