After reaching its highest level in 17 years, consumer sentiment among Floridians plummeted 5.3 points in May to 96.4 from a revised figure of 101.7 in April. [Read more…] about Consumer sentiment tumbles in May
Issa Asad, Founder and CEO of Fort Lauderdale-based Q Link Wireless, has announced plans to acquire Boost Mobile for as much as $3 billion. [Read more…] about Issa Asad’s play for Boost Mobile could boost jobs in South Florida
Sachs Media Group has been chosen as the Agency of Record for The Florida Bar, the organization of lawyers licensed to practice law in the state. [Read more…] about Sachs Media Group Named Agency of Record for The Florida Bar
The state’s leading business organization says Overdorf’s grade of 100 reflects his
commitment to lowering the cost of living and doing business for families and job creators.
The Office of State Representative Toby Overdorf today announced that he earned an “A” on the Florida Chamber of Commerce’s 2019 Legislative Report Card. [Read more…] about Overdorf earns perfect score on Florida Chamber report card
Governor Ron DeSantis today announced the leadership and delegation for the Governor’s Business Development Mission to Israel, which takes place Saturday, May 25th through Friday, May 31st.
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Governor Ron DeSantis announced that Florida’s economy continues to strengthen. Florida’s top rated higher education system, talented workforce, low taxes and reasonable regulatory environment continue to foster impressive economic indicators. [Read more…] about Governor Ron DeSantis Announces Florida Attracts Businesses with Positive Economic Growth
Governor Ron DeSantis today activated the Florida Small Business Emergency Bridge Loan Program to support agricultural producers impacted by Hurricane Michael. [Read more…] about Governor Ron DeSantis Activates the Small Business Emergency Bridge Loan Program for Agricultural Producers impacted by Hurricane Michael
“We were disheartened today to hear that the more than 30-percent cut to funding of VISIT FLORIDA means they will have to cut payroll by more than $3 million, resulting in personnel cuts and job losses. [Read more…] about Statement by FADMO regarding looming job cuts at VISIT FLORIDA
Florida Realtors®, the state’s largest professional trade association with more than 187,000 members, applauds Gov. Ron DeSantis’ signing into law House Bill 7123, which includes a .2% reduction to the state tax on commercial leases, known more commonly as the Business Rent Tax (BRT). [Read more…] about Florida Realtors® applauds Governor DeSantis, Florida Legislature for additional cut to the Business Rent Tax
Advocacy Efforts Focus on Trade, Private Sector Job Growth and Economic Prosperity
The Florida Chamber of Commerce is taking its advocacy efforts to Washington, D.C. this week, in support of private-sector job creation, international trade, and creating more opportunities for economic prosperity. [Read more…] about Florida Chamber of Commerce Leads Delegation of Job Creators to Washington, D.C.