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Two Regional State Colleges Awarded First Florida Grant for Fintech Academy Development

Posted on February 12, 2020

Today, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis announced $3.6 million in grant funding to establish the Northeast Florida Fintech Initiative, a collaboration between Florida State College of…Read More

SoFi’s Southeast Operations Open in Jacksonville

Posted on January 7, 2020

The new Southeast location of West-Coast based premium financial services platform, SoFi, opened its new operations center on Jacksonville’s Southside neighborhood. The company committed 300…Read More

Jacksonville Claims Top Spot in Emsi Talent Attraction Scorecard

Posted on November 15, 2019

During an era when companies and cities across the United States are competing for skilled workforce, Jacksonville’s Duval County emerged as the #1 large county…Read More

Project Sharp Announced as FIS Expansion with 500 New Jobs, Building

Posted on November 1, 2019

Today, FIS Chairman, President & CEO Gary Norcross and Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis announced plans for growth and expansion of the Jacksonville-based international financial technology…Read More

VyStar Credit Union First to Partner with AI Software

Posted on October 31, 2019

Jacksonville-based financial services company, Vystar Credit Union further reinforces Jacksonville’s strength in leadership in the financial technology market following the announcement of their partnership with…Read More

JAXUSA Leads Business Recruitment Efforts in United Kingdom

Posted on October 23, 2019

A delegation comprised of Jacksonville city officials, business leaders and staff from JAXUSA Partnership and JAX Chamber is embarking on the 7th annual economic development…Read More

Financial Talent Pool Reaffirms Macquarie’s Decision on Jacksonville

Posted on October 7, 2019

Jacksonville’s reputation as an international banking and financial powerhouse is growing as more companies seek the area’s lower cost of living compared to traditional markets…Read More

Major Fintech Directives Announced in Jacksonville

Posted on September 16, 2019

Coming off the heels of the nearly 500 fintech jobs announced last month in Jacksonville, Gov. Ron DeSantis held a press conference in the city…Read More

Area Colleges, Universities are Meeting Workforce Business Needs

Posted on August 30, 2019

There are many reasons businesses consider Northeast Florida for a headquarters, facility or expansion. There’s the business-friendly tax environment and municipal government, the port, logistics…Read More

Two New Fintech Projects Totaling Nearly 500 Jobs Announced for Jacksonville

Posted on August 28, 2019

At the Enterprise Florida board of directors meeting held in Jacksonville this morning, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis announced two Jacksonville fintech projects with nearly 500…Read More