News & Insights

HR and Talent Development Executive Joins JAXUSA Partnership as VP, Elevate Women

Posted on July 6, 2020

In the United States, despite recent gains, women are underrepresented in leadership roles—both in business and politics, impacting women’s career trajectories, earnings and economic security…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

The Resiliency of the Jacksonville Region

Posted on June 3, 2020

Businesses across the Jacksonville region are working diligently to roll out plans to get employees back to work following “safer at home” measures enacted within…Read More

Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Provides Hope, Commentary on Economy to Jacksonville Business Leaders

Posted on May 20, 2020

Hope is valid for our country’s economic comeback. That was the overarching theme behind Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta  president and CEO Raphael Bostic’s comments…Read More

JAXUSA Offers Virtual Site Package for Business Recruitment

Posted on May 14, 2020

Despite the uncertain times that lie ahead in the near-term, business expansion and relocation interest in the Jacksonville region continues to be prevalent now and…Read More

Greg Anderson Named Vice President, Business Development, for JAXUSA Partnership

Posted on April 13, 2020

Greg Anderson joined JAXUSA Partnership as Vice President of Business Development on March 23. In this role, he is managing financial and professional services projects…Read More

Palatka’s Georgia-Pacific Plant Works to Keep Up with Toilet Paper Demands

Posted on April 7, 2020

While stores might have trouble keeping toilet paper on their shelves, a manufacturer with an operation in Northeast Florida is doing it what it can…Read More

IT and Fintech Training Programs Help Meet Demand of Booming Regional Job Market

Posted on March 18, 2020

There’s an intentional plan to develop tech talent in the Jacksonville region as local universities work to tailor curriculum and roll out specialized programs to…Read More

Jameson, Glasgow Recognized Among Best in Economic Development Profession

Posted on March 11, 2020

Consultant Connect, a consulting agency designed to bring economic developers and site consultants together, recently announced that JAXUSA Partnership Director of Business Development Heidi Jameson…Read More

JAXUSA Partnership President Featured on Podcast, “Innovate JAX”

Posted on March 4, 2020

The seven-county Jacksonville region is thriving…84 new residents per day on average, more than 2,300 jobs in 2019, a strong start to 2020 and growth…Read More