News & Insights

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, State Colleges Launch Northeast Florida Fintech Initiative

Posted on October 28, 2020

With more than 60,000 people working in financial services in Northeast Florida with significant growth in financial technology opportunity, there is a necessary drive toward…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

National Mortgage Lender and Servicer, NewRez LLC, Enters Jacksonville Market

Posted on August 20, 2020

After opening a service center in Jacksonville in March, national mortgage lending and servicing organization, NewRez LLC, announced plans to expand their footprint, making the…Read More

The Wall Street Journal’s “Power of Place” Features Jacksonville’s Growing Fintech Scene

Posted on July 27, 2020

What makes the power of place important to a growing business? In Florida, particularly Jacksonville, the most important factors of talent, facility, cost/profitability and quality…Read More

International Financial Services Firm Chooses Jacksonville for Expansion Effort

Posted on July 7, 2020

Cantor Fitzgerald, an international financial services firm, is opening an office on Jacksonville’s Southside with plans to create 80 high-wage jobs. Based in New York,…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