News & Insights

How Jacksonville, FL, Prevails as an Emerging Fintech Powerhouse

Posted on September 9, 2021

Many cities on the West Coast of the United States burgeoned into innovation centers during the dot-com bubble. Tech hubs like California’s Silicon Valley and…Read More

Jacksonville International Airport Playing Critical Role in Regional Prosperity

Posted on September 1, 2021

Prior to the COVID global pandemic, Jacksonville International Airport (JAX) was one of the fastest growing large airports in the country. Between September 2018 and…Read More

Made on the First Coast: A Positive Outlook for Manufacturing

Posted on August 13, 2021

Manufacturing is a steadily growing industry sector in Northeast Florida and the trend is expected to continue for years. JAXUSA Partnership, the economic development division…Read More

Open Innovation Center Announces Call to Innovate on Health Care Solutions

Posted on March 17, 2021

A formal Call to Innovate was announced this morning, the first major project of the Open Innovation Center at the Jacksonville Regional Transportation Center (JRTC)…Read More

Jacksonville Well Positioned to Build on E-Commerce Success

Posted on February 3, 2021

E-commerce continues to dominate the conversation when it comes to buyer behavior and the numbers back it up. According to Group M, retail-focused e-commerce will…Read More

5 Reasons Why Florida Is the Best Place for Business

Posted on January 19, 2021

Enterprise Florida President and CEO Jamal Sowell shared insight on why Florida is the best state for business with Entrepreneur magazine earlier this month. ~~~~~~ Where…Read More

JAXUSA Partnership Wins Two International Economic Development Awards for Marketing

Posted on October 22, 2020

Two JAXUSA Partnership marketing initiatives received Gold Awards this month in the 2020 International Economic Development Council Excellence in Economic Development Awards. JAXUSA’s business recruitment…Read More

Health Insurance and Solutions Leader Discusses Effects of Current State of the Industry

Posted on September 21, 2020

JAXUSA Partnership hosted its Third Quarter Luncheon featuring remarks and Q&A from Pat Geraghty, President and CEO of Florida Blue.  Geraghty provided perspective on COVID-19’s…Read More

UNF and Region’s Hospitals Launch Initiative to Increase Health Care Professional Pipeline

Posted on July 13, 2020

The highly qualified talent pool in the Jacksonville region will continue to grow with a recent announcement from the University of North Florida (UNF). UNF’s…Read More

Republican National Convention Showcases Jacksonville’s “Open For Business” Mentality

Posted on June 12, 2020

Preparations are underway in the Jacksonville region for the 2020 Republican National Convention. Jacksonville was selected to host the celebratory aspects of the convention, highlighted…Read More