All posts tagged economic development

Broward Leads South Florida Job Growth In April

According to the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity. Broward County added 12,800 jobs, an increase of 1.5 percent over the year and the most jobs added in the tricounty region. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

fort lauderdale

Fort Lauderdale Is Booming: Here’s Why

Once known as the mecca for spring break and teenage beach movies, its become a city of choice for savvy investors, both commercial and residential–Fort Lauderdale has grown up. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance Returns From Nashville With New Ideas For Job Creation

Following a similar trip to Austin, Texas last year to gain a better understanding of how cities are attracting companies and fostering economic growth, 80 members of the Fort Lauderdale business community just returned from Nashvile. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance Touts New Jobs, Corporate Expansions At Annual Meeting

The economic engine reported it assisted businesses in creating 1,978 new high-value jobs, retaining 1,967 jobs and securing a total of $256 million in new capital investment during the 2016-17 fiscal year ended Sept. 30. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

How Broward County Has Transformed From A Tourism Draw To A Tech Magnet

Broward County has not historically been associated with technological innovation, but in recent years, there is an effort to diversify the county and make it a destination that can attract visionaries. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

Broward Poised For Biggest New Hotel Boom In Years

About a dozen hotels will open in the County this year — the biggest surge in the past decade. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

Port Of Palm Beach, Cuba Officials To Meet Friday To Sign Agreement

An important step toward once again ramping up trade with the island nation is scheduled to take place with a delegation from the National Port of Administration of Cuba and Port of Palm Beach officials. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

Marine Trade Group Gets OK For Foreign Trade Zone In Fort Lauderdale

A new marine industry has gotten the green light to take off to create a 16-site foreign trade subzone, the first of its kind in the United States. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE