News & Insights

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

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

Mayo Building Home Hospital Model One Region, And Supply Chain, At A Time

Posted on October 20, 2020

With a proper supply chain around a population of patients, and medical experts available to remotely oversee their care, a home could theoretically be transformed…Read More

Corporate Partnerships Pave the Way for Curriculum in Region’s Higher Education

Posted on October 1, 2020

As the needs of the modern workforce are ever evolving, the higher education campuses across the Jacksonville region continue to partner with companies and provide…Read More

Synergy Technologies to Add 300 New Jobs in Jacksonville Expansion

Posted on August 4, 2020

Global IT consulting firm, Synergy Technologies announced its plans to make a major expansion in Jacksonville, adding 300 new jobs in downtown Jacksonville. The company…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

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