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

Economic Development Flourishes in Northeast Florida

:: 23 January 2017 ::

Northeast Florida had a year of outstanding growth and activity in 2016 with economic project announcements that will create nearly 3,000 jobs and $641 million in new capital investment. ...read more

Jacksonville tech grew, matured in 2016

:: 20 December 2016 ::

Jacksonville's tech industry showed that it was much more than just One Spark, with the success of several First Coast companies reaching for the next level. ...read more

St. Johns County Commission approves economic development incentives for new Burkhardt headquarters

:: 28 November 2016 ::

St. Johns County commissioners unanimously approved drafting an agreement in economic development incentives to Burkhardt Distributing Company ...read more

Local owner plans to move HVAC company to St. Johns County

:: 28 November 2016 ::

MAS HVAC looking to add more than 20 high-wage jobs ...read more

St. Johns County has head start for success, economist says

:: 1 February 2016 ::

In order to achieve sustained success in the modern economy, the key is investing in the education of the future workforce, state economist Jerry Parrish says. ...read more

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

Push is On to Make Jacksonville’s Workforce Better Educated

:: 1 December 2014 ::

The Jacksonville business community and educators will spend about half a million dollars over the next 2 1/2 years to boost the number of certificate and college degree holders in the area. Only about 36 percent of Northeast Florida's working age population have a two- or four-year degree, ranking the area 72nd among large cities. ...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