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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Embraer Aero Seating Technologies Inaugurates New Manufacturing Facility in Titusville, FLjust one year ago in September of 2015. Embraer’s partners on this project inc
Embraer Aero Seating Technologies Inaugurates New Manufacturing Facility in Titusville, FL
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 5 days ago
just one year ago in September of 2015. Embraer’s partners on this project include Enterprise Florida, the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, the Economic Development Commission of Florida’s Space Coast, and the North Brevard... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Proposed Cecil Commerce Center distribution center could bring 1,200 jobsin tax incentives in hopes of attracting the business to Jacksonville. That wou
Proposed Cecil Commerce Center distribution center could bring 1,200 jobs
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 5 days ago
in tax incentives in hopes of attracting the business to Jacksonville. That would be matched by $780,000 from the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, the proposed resolution said. The city would also provide $6.7 million in a “Recapture... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Proposed Cecil Commerce Center distribution center would be the latest in a string of big companies locating at the former naval air stationhopes of attracting the business to locate its center in Jacksonville. That wou
Proposed Cecil Commerce Center distribution center would be the latest in a string of big companies locating at the former naval air station
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 6 days ago
hopes of attracting the business to locate its center in Jacksonville. That would be matched by $780,000 from the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, the proposed resolution said. The city would also provide a $6.7 million in a “Recapture... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
'Project Velo' proposes huge distribution center at Jacksonville's Cecil Commerce Center, would employ 1,200hopes of attracting the business to locate its center in Jacksonville. That wou
'Project Velo' proposes huge distribution center at Jacksonville's Cecil Commerce Center, would employ 1,200
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 6 days ago
hopes of attracting the business to locate its center in Jacksonville. That would be matched by $780,000 from the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, the proposed resolution said. The city would also provide a $6.7 million in a “Recapture... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Embraer Aero Seating Technologies iInaugurates New Manufacturing Facility in Titusville, FLjust one year ago in September of 2015. Embraer’s partners on this project inc
Embraer Aero Seating Technologies iInaugurates New Manufacturing Facility in Titusville, FL
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 9 days ago
just one year ago in September of 2015. Embraer’s partners on this project include Enterprise Florida, the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, the Economic Development Commission of Florida’s Space Coast, and the North Brevard... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
Jobless rate drops after two months of increasestwo straight monthly increases, Jacksonville�s unemployment rate headed back in
Jobless rate drops after two months of increases
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 9 days ago
two straight monthly increases, Jacksonville�s unemployment rate headed back in a positive direction in August, the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity reported Friday. The jobless rate in the Jacksonville metropolitan area � consisting of... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
A NEW DAYMarch 2012, Helga van Eckert joined the county's economic development effort as
A NEW DAY
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 11 days ago
March 2012, Helga van Eckert joined the county's economic development effort as executive director of the Flagler County Department of Economic Opportunity and found a community eager to get focused on revival. "I came into that environment, an... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
5 Things to Know in Florida for Sept. 17who is hoping to unseat Republican Sen. Marco Rubio. FLORIDA UNEMPLOYMENT AT 4
5 Things to Know in Florida for Sept. 17
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
who is hoping to unseat Republican Sen. Marco Rubio. FLORIDA UNEMPLOYMENT AT 4.7 PERCENT FOR 4TH STRAIGHT MONTH The state Department of Economic Opportunity reported Friday that there were 454,000 unemployed Floridians out of a workforce of 9.7... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Florida unemployment at 4.7 percentunemployment remains at 4.7 percent for the fourth straight month despite addin
Florida unemployment at 4.7 percent
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 12 days ago
unemployment remains at 4.7 percent for the fourth straight month despite adding 22,000 jobs in August. The state Department of Economic Opportunity reported Friday that there were 454,000 unemployed Floridians out of a workforce of 9.7... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Florida's jobless rate holds steady in AugustFla. - Florida's unemployment mark has remained unchanged for a fourth consecut
Florida's jobless rate holds steady in August
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 12 days ago
Fla. - Florida's unemployment mark has remained unchanged for a fourth consecutive month, according to the state Department of Economic Opportunity. Jobless figures released Friday estimated that 454,000 Floridians qualified as... Read more
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NBC Miami
Florida Unemployment Rate Same For Fourth Straight Monthunemployment remains at 4.7 percent for the fourth straight month despite addin
Florida Unemployment Rate Same For Fourth Straight Month
NBC Miami / Posted 12 days ago
unemployment remains at 4.7 percent for the fourth straight month despite adding 22,000 jobs in August. The state Department of Economic Opportunity reported Friday that there were 454,000 unemployed Floridians out of a workforce of 9.7... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Fla. unemployment at 4.7 percent for 4th straight monthunemployment remains at 4.7 percent for the fourth straight month despite addin
Fla. unemployment at 4.7 percent for 4th straight month
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 12 days ago
unemployment remains at 4.7 percent for the fourth straight month despite adding 22,000 jobs in August. The state Department of Economic Opportunity reported Friday that there were 454,000 unemployed Floridians out of a workforce of 9.7... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
First Coast, Florida see drop in unemployment rate from July to Augustin at 4.9 percent in August, down from the 5.1 percent rate for July, according
First Coast, Florida see drop in unemployment rate from July to August
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 12 days ago
in at 4.9 percent in August, down from the 5.1 percent rate for July, according to figures released Friday by the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity. Those figures are before seasonal adjustments are factored in, such as students returning... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Florida unemployment at 4.7 percent for 4th straight monthunemployment remains at 4.7 percent for the fourth straight month despite addin
Florida unemployment at 4.7 percent for 4th straight month
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
unemployment remains at 4.7 percent for the fourth straight month despite adding 22,000 jobs in August. The state Department of Economic Opportunity reported Friday that there were 454,000 unemployed Floridians out of a workforce of 9.7... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Fla. unemployment at 4.7 percent for 4th straight monthunemployment remains at 4.7 percent for the fourth straight month despite addin
Fla. unemployment at 4.7 percent for 4th straight month
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 12 days ago
unemployment remains at 4.7 percent for the fourth straight month despite adding 22,000 jobs in August. The state Department of Economic Opportunity reported Friday that there were 454,000 unemployed Floridians out of a workforce of 9.7... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
Perry�s retirement gives Scott a chance to leave imprint on Florida Supreme Courtpanel includes Jesse Panuccio, who formerly served as the governor�s general co
Perry�s retirement gives Scott a chance to leave imprint on Florida Supreme Court
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 15 days ago
panel includes Jesse Panuccio, who formerly served as the governor�s general counsel and as his executive director of the Department of Economic Opportunity; Daniel Nordby, a lawyer who worked for the Florida House of Representatives and the... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Florida Supreme Court Justice James Perry forced to retirecampaigns, two lobbyists with strong GOP ties and Jesse Panuccio, who served as
Florida Supreme Court Justice James Perry forced to retire
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
campaigns, two lobbyists with strong GOP ties and Jesse Panuccio, who served as Scott's general counsel and ran the Department of Economic Opportunity as Scott's appointee. Incoming Senate Democratic Leader Oscar Braynon said he will take a... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Miami business owners anxious for Zika warnings to endthe summer. The city of Miami approved $247,000 for special events meant to dra
Miami business owners anxious for Zika warnings to end
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 18 days ago
the summer. The city of Miami approved $247,000 for special events meant to draw customers back to Wynwood. The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity is surveying local businesses about economic damage related to Zika. Miami Beach... Read more
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Daily Herald
Miami business owners anxious for Zika warnings to endthe summer. The city of Miami approved $247,000 for special events meant to dra
Miami business owners anxious for Zika warnings to end
Daily Herald / Posted 18 days ago
the summer. The city of Miami approved $247,000 for special events meant to draw customers back to Wynwood. The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity is surveying local businesses about economic damage related to Zika. Miami Beach... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Small business owners affected by Hermineabout the typical American, typical Floridian, they don't have a lot of money i
Small business owners affected by Hermine
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 19 days ago
about the typical American, typical Floridian, they don't have a lot of money in the bank," Gov. Rick Scott said. The Department of Economic Opportunity added Hurricane Hermine to a business damage assessment survey it is running on the... Read more
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The Star
County jobless rate slide upthe unemployment rate remained nearly a full percentage point below the same mo
County jobless rate slide up
The Star / Posted 27 days ago
the unemployment rate remained nearly a full percentage point below the same month in 2015. According to the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, the unemployment rate in July was 4.5 percent, up from 4.2 percent in June, but well off... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
'Around 200' layoffs at Fort Myers-based Chico's225 jobs for a 2007 tax incentive and 150 jobs for a 2011 tax incentive. Accor
'Around 200' layoffs at Fort Myers-based Chico's
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 29 days ago
225 jobs for a 2007 tax incentive and 150 jobs for a 2011 tax incentive. According to both Lee County and the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, Chico's is in compliance with their tax incentive programs. However, the 2011 deal with... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
'Around 200' layoffs at Fort Myers-based Chico's225 jobs for a 2007 tax incentive and 150 jobs for a 2011 tax incentive. Accor
'Around 200' layoffs at Fort Myers-based Chico's
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 29 days ago
225 jobs for a 2007 tax incentive and 150 jobs for a 2011 tax incentive. According to both Lee County and the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, Chico's is in compliance with their tax incentive programs. However, the 2011 deal with... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
'Around 200' layoffs at Chico's225 jobs for a 2007 tax incentive and 150 jobs for a 2011 tax incentive. Accor
'Around 200' layoffs at Chico's
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 29 days ago
225 jobs for a 2007 tax incentive and 150 jobs for a 2011 tax incentive. According to both Lee County and the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, Chico's is in compliance with their tax incentive programs. However, the 2011 deal with... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
'Around 200' layoffs at Chico's225 jobs for a 2007 tax incentive and 150 jobs for a 2011 tax incentive. Accor
'Around 200' layoffs at Chico's
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 29 days ago
225 jobs for a 2007 tax incentive and 150 jobs for a 2011 tax incentive. According to both Lee County and the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, Chico's is in compliance with their tax incentive programs. However, the 2011 deal with... Read more
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Business Wire
The Florida-Israel Business Accelerator Announces Agreement with the United States Special Operations Command to Collaborate on New Technologies for US Special Forcessessions, curated access to an expanded group of industry experts and exposure
The Florida-Israel Business Accelerator Announces Agreement with the United States Special Operations Command to Collaborate on New Technologies for US Special Forces
Business Wire / Posted 1 months ago
sessions, curated access to an expanded group of industry experts and exposure to a syndicate of potential investors. FIBA is sponsored by the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO). To learn more, visit our website at... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Visit Florida, Pitbull pull plug on tourism partnershipfunding — as well as an audit ordered by Gov. Rick Scott to ensure those funds
Visit Florida, Pitbull pull plug on tourism partnership
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
funding — as well as an audit ordered by Gov. Rick Scott to ensure those funds were being properly dispersed. While the Department of Economic Opportunity found no wrongdoing with regard to the Pitbull contract, it did recommend Visit Florida... Read more

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