Jacksonville Continues Partnership with the Jaguars to Attract Foreign Direct Investment

:: 12 July 2017 ::

The Jacksonville delegation, led by Mayor Lenny Curry and JAXUSA Partnership, will travel to London this September to meet with companies interested in expanding operations in the U.S. ...read more

Pilot program let’s high school students conduct research with Mayo Clinic

:: 29 June 2017 ::

For the first time, local high school students are having the opportunity to be mentored by some of the most notable researchers in the world at Mayo Clinic. It's all a part of a summer mentorship program. ...read more

Georgia-Pacific invests $400 million in Palatka mill

:: 26 June 2017 ::

Georgia-Pacific, an Atlanta-based paper product manufacturer, selected its Palatka, Fla. mill for a $400 million investment, growing the company’s tissue and towel business. ...read more

Safariland sees success after relocating acquisition to Jacksonville

:: 22 June 2017 ::

For Safariland’s Jacksonville manufacturing site, focusing more on making military products was a big change. ...read more

Jax-based Rayonier Advanced Materials to acquire Canadian paper company

:: 1 June 2017 ::

Rayonier Advanced Materials Inc. and Tembec Inc. announced recently a definitive agreement under which Rayonier Advanced Materials will acquire the Canadian-based paper company. ...read more

What’s next after LignoTech?

:: 16 May 2017 ::

With the construction of the LignoTech Florida LLC facility well underway in Fernandina Beach, Nassau County can soon expect a number of new, permanent jobs as a result of the economic venture. ...read more

Sunshine State Shining New Light on the Banking Industry

:: 21 April 2017 ::

Florida is becoming the modern-day Wall Street for many international and U.S. banking companies. ...read more

Walmart Opens its First Training Academy in Palatka

:: 1 February 2017 ::

Walmart opened its first training academy in Palatka on Tuesday. Walmart’s academies are dedicated facilities located in, or adjacent to, a Walmart Supercenter. At the academy, supervisors and department managers receive two weeks of hands-on training that combines both the classroom and the sales floor. ...read more

Wall Street Is Hiring ... in Florida

:: 25 January 2017 ::

The nearshoring strategy is aligned with President Trump’s push to keep jobs in the U.S. ...read more