First Super Tucano Accepted Into U.S. Air Force

:: 29 September 2014 ::

Embraer is teamed with Sierra Nevada Corp. to deliver 20 Super Tucanos to the service, which will then transfer them to Afghan forces. Embraer has dedicated a facility in Jacksonville, Florida, to the Super Tucano final assembly work for the U.S. Air Force. ...read more

GOVERNOR SCOTT ANNOUNCES GE OIL & GAS TO CREATE AT LEAST 500 JOBS IN JACKSONVILLE

:: 26 September 2014 ::

Governor Rick Scott announced that GE Oil & Gas will open a new advanced manufacturing facility in Jacksonville. The project will create at least 500 jobs over the next three years and a capital investment of more than $50 million in Duval County. ...read more

Forbes Names Palm Coast “One of the Top 10 Best Small Places for Business and Careers”

:: 13 August 2014 ::

Palm Coast is home to many mid-size businesses with the largest corporation, Palm Coast Data, being one of the community’s largest employers. Palm Coast is home to several attractions such as Belle Terre Park, Bird of Paradise Nature Reserve, Heroes Park and Waterfront Park among others. The town’s extensive canal system and Intracoastal Waterway allows for year-round boating and supports a thriving ecosystem of wildlife. ...read more

Millennial Boomtowns: Where the Generation is Clustering (It’s Not Downtown)

:: 4 August 2014 ::

Much has been written about the supposed preference of millennials to live in hip urban settings where cars are not necessary. Surveys of best cities for millennials invariably feature places like New York, San Francisco, Chicago and Boston, cities that often are also favorites of the authors. ...read more

Chase-JAXUSA Partnership Survey Reveals Northeast Floridians Are Optimistic about Local Economy

:: 25 July 2014 ::

Two-thirds believe local economy is stable or getting better; Sixty-three percent believe local job market is steady or improving. A majority of Northeast Floridians believe that their local economy is healthier than the national economy, according to the 2014 Chase-JAXUSA Partnership Pulse of the Consumer Survey released today. ...read more

Jacksonville is One of the Happiest Metropolitan Areas in the U.S.

:: 23 July 2014 ::

America's got some unhappy cities. Here are the worst ones. It’s no surprise that residents of cities on the decline like Detroit and Indianapolis are some of the unhappiest people in the country. ...read more

Frontier Airlines Adds More Direct Flights

:: 14 May 2014 ::

Dedicated to offering ¨Low Fares Done Right,¨ Frontier Airlines announced it will launch new ultra-low fare service at Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) with nonstop flights to 14 destinations ...read more

The 10 Best Cities For Finding Employment Right Now

:: 13 May 2014 ::

As the employment picture perks up in some major metropolitan areas, job seekers might be tempted to limit their search to those cities. But as it turns out, the places with the healthiest employment numbers aren’t always the best areas for finding a job. ...read more

Building Boom Brings Jobs To Jacksonville

:: 30 April 2014 ::

WJCT reports on the increase in commercial and residential construction in Northeast Florida ...read more