NEWS

Leaders Across Region Move Forward Together to Transform Northwest Florida’s Economy

Last week, nearly 100 leaders from across Northwest Florida came together to mark the progress made on the Northwest Florida FORWARD strategic initiative which was launched one year ago.

 

Florida Governor invests $11+ million in Northwest Florida from Florida Job Growth Grant Fund

Florida Governor Rick Scott invests more than $11 million in six Northwest Florida projects from the Florida Job Growth Grant Fund. The Fund was established by Governor Scott and the Florida Legislature last year to enhance economic development across the state.

 

North Florida Counties Partner to Grow the Super Region for Manufacturing & Logistics

Today, four leading Florida regional economic development organizations announced the creation of the North Florida Manufacturing and Logistics Corridor to augment their regional efforts promoting corporate growth across 34 counties, from Pensacola to Jacksonville.

 

It’s a Law: Triumph Gulf Coast

The Deepwater Horizon oil spill devastated beach communities. A new law will allow panhandle leaders to access the first in a series of BP settlement payments designed to ensure economic growth in the region.