Region Participating in Global Cities Initiative

:: 20 February 2015 ::

A five-year joint project of Brookings & JP Morgan Chase to help increase U.S. exports and expand economies ...read more

4 Keys to Choosing a Business-Friendly Manufacturing Site

:: 17 February 2015 ::

Lake Ray, president of First Coast Manufacturers Association, provides insight to Inbound Logistics magazine readers in an article titled “How to Choose a Business-Friendly Site” ...read more

Volkswagen Selects JAXPORT as Southeastern U.S. Port

:: 12 February 2015 ::

JAXPORT chosen over ports in Brunswick, Tampa and Cape Canaveral. Company officials cite experience and proximity as key decision factors. ...read more

Clay County Poised for Growth in Global Marketplace

:: 9 February 2015 ::

Key leaders build strategic vision to market Clay County for economic growth ...read more

Advanced Manufacturing Expected to Lead Economic Development in 2015

:: 3 February 2015 ::

Site consultants identified manufacturing operations as the most common type of relocation they expect from clients this year. ...read more

Jerry Mallot Selected as Top Economic Developer

:: 21 January 2015 ::

Consultant Connect selects Jacksonville’s Jerry Mallot as one of the Top 50 Economic Developers in the North America. ...read more

Jacksonville Ranks Well in Economic Growth Study

:: 20 January 2015 ::

The Milken Institute's 2014 Best-Performing Cities Index gives Jacksonville a rank of 64 out of the top 200 large U.S. metropolitan cities ...read more

Largest Container Ship Arrives at JAXPORT

:: 13 January 2015 ::

The 1,036-foot long MOL Competence is a vessel of the Tokyo-based Mitsui O.S.K. Lines ...read more

President of JAXUSA Hailed as Economic “Rainmaker”

:: 1 January 2015 ::

For more than two decades he's been "negotiating deals, creating jobs and making connections" reported a recent news article. ...read more

Education Partners Announce Earn Up - A Regional Higher Education Initiative

:: 9 December 2014 ::

The Earn Up initiative has a goal of having 60 percent of adults with training certificates or college degrees by 2025. ...read more