News & Insights

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

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

JAXUSA Launches New Video Targeting Business Expansion

Posted on February 27, 2020

Today, JAXUSA Partnership unveiled a new video to showcase the seven-county region’s appeal for business development, job creation and investment to national and international C-Suite…Read More

Cannabis Industry Breaks Ground in Baker County

Posted on November 18, 2019

New York-based Acreage Holdings, one of the largest vertically integrated cannabis operators in the United States, has broken ground in Baker County for its first…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

Manufacturing Month Highlights Partnerships for Area K-12 Students

Posted on October 3, 2019

Interest from advanced manufacturing companies remains high in the Jacksonville region with recent expansion and relocation announcements from such companies as Pella, Ecoco, Comarco Products…Read More

Regional Opportunity Zones Offer Abundance of Economic Benefits

Posted on August 19, 2019

Designed to spur economic development and job creation, Opportunity Zones are valuable investment tools for private investors as they provide tax incentives on new development…Read More

Being Smarter on Transportation Technologies and Strategies

Posted on August 8, 2019

Smart sensor technology, autonomous vehicles, operational intelligence software development and a regional data exchange represent some of the innovation advancing efforts to make Jacksonville and…Read More

Growth in Jacksonville’s FTZ No. 64 Benefits More Businesses with International Ties

Posted on August 5, 2019

By John Freeman Tariffs represent a hot topic in America’s business community, and many are wondering if Foreign-Trade Zone (FTZ) status can positively impact the…Read More