News & Insights

The Jacksonville region is constantly growing and changing. Check back here regularly for the latest developments in Northeast Florida.

Amazon Announces 6th Market Expansion in Jacksonville

Posted on September 2, 2020

Adding to the region’s leadership in logistics and distribution,, Inc. today announced plans to expand its presence with a new fulfillment center in Jacksonville.…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

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

UNF and Region’s Hospitals Launch Initiative to Increase Health Care Professional Pipeline

Posted on July 13, 2020

The highly qualified talent pool in the Jacksonville region will continue to grow with a recent announcement from the University of North Florida (UNF). UNF’s…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

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

Two Advanced Manufacturing Companies Announce New Market Expansions in Jacksonville

Posted on July 1, 2020

Florida is continually listed as one of the top 10 states for manufacturing according to Global Trade Magazine. And with two recent advanced manufacturing announcements…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