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

Volusia-Flagler economy is among nation’s most improved local economy in the nation

:: 16 December 2016 ::

On the heels of Manpower's forecast earlier this week that Volusia County will lead the country in percentage of employers adding jobs next quarter comes another glowing national report. ...read more

Deutsche Bank Expands JAX Footprint

:: 9 August 2016 ::

Deutsche Bank's biggest U.S. office outside of Wall Street is getting a little bigger. The bank officially celebrated the opening of its new 150,000 sq. ft. office at 5201 Gate Parkway on Jacksonville's Southside. ...read more

Find Your JAX: Website Helps Sell Jacksonville to Company Recruits

:: 25 May 2016 ::

Jacksonville is the largest land mass city in the continental U.S., so we have plenty of room for diverse lifestyles. People choose to move and live here for a variety of reasons, from the outdoor activities and great beaches to our festivals and a growing food and handcrafted beer scene. ...read more

Jacksonville Named #2 in DataFox’s 2016 Best Cities for Tech (Outside California and New York)

:: 16 May 2016 ::

Silicon Valley may get the lion's share of tech buzz, but entrepreneurs, job seekers and investors take note: Some of the best places for tech are outside of California and New York. We've found the sneaky-great cities for tech that offer fast-growing businesses, strong fundamentals and affordability – without the cutthroat competition of the big-name startup hubs. ...read more

Move Over New York and London — Here Comes Jacksonville

:: 15 May 2016 ::

A recent Financial Times article showcases how Jacksonville is emerging as a banking and finance hub over cities such as New York and London ...read more

Entrepreneurial advice from former General Electric CEO Jack Welch

:: 16 April 2015 ::

Jack Welch and wife Suzy were featured speakers at One Spark, one of the world's largest crowdfunding festival held in downtown Jacksonville ...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