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Funding for JaxPort deepening project due within a year

October 11th, 2015 · Leave a Comment

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Jacksonville’s Financial News & Daily Record reported in September that container cargo through JaxPort could triple by 2035 and nearly 14,000 new jobs could be created, providing a possible regional economic impact of more than $850 million per year if …

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Join SMPS for an Economic Outlook Luncheon

November 18th, 2014 · Leave a Comment

Join the Society for Marketing Professional Services North Florida for an exciting discussion on the economic outlook for the coming years for some of Northeast Florida's Public Agencies

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Lennar Breaks Ground at Bainebridge Estates

August 26th, 2013 · Leave a Comment

The Jacksonville division of Lennar Homes has broken ground at Bainebridge Estates, a new Lennar community coming soon. Bainebridge Estates will offer single-family homes, state-of-the-art amenities and a convenient North Jacksonville location minutes from the River City Marketplace and the Jacksonville International Airport.

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Grubb & Ellis|Phoenix Realty Group Brokers Lease with Sam’s East in Jacksonville’s Northside

November 14th, 2012 · Leave a Comment

Grubb & Ellis|Phoenix Realty Group brokers Bryan Bartlett and John Richardson recently finalized a lease for Sam’s East, Inc. for a property on the northside of Jacksonville.

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May is Florida World Trade Month

May 3rd, 2012 · Leave a Comment

Have you heard about the statewide effort to highlight the importance of international trade as a powerful driver of economic growth in Florida? May is Florida World Trade Month, a campaign supported by the JAX Chamber, Jacksonville Port Authority (JAXPORT), Jacksonville Aviation Authority (JAA), Enterprise Florida, the Florida Chamber of Commerce, and numerous others to raise awareness of Florida’s critical role in the global economy. To learn more, visit www.floridaworldtrademonth.com

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JAX Chamber and Building America’s Future Educational Fund to Host Forum on Jacksonville Infrastructure

December 2nd, 2011 · Leave a Comment

Mark your calendars for Thursday, Jan. 5. The JAX Chamber and Building America’s Future Educational Fund are co-hosting a forum on Jacksonville’s transportation infrastructure you won’t want to miss. The forum is scheduled to run from 8 to 10 a.m., at the Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront.

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St. Johns County Import Companies to Benefit From New Designation

November 10th, 2011 · Leave a Comment

There is good news for St. Johns County-based companies that import materials or goods from foreign countries. The county will be added to Northeast Florida’s Foreign Trade Zone (FTZ), first established in 1980. The FTZ, based at the Jacksonville Port Authority, is the first of Florida’s 20 FTZs to receive enhanced status to expand more quickly and easily under a new U.S. Department of Commerce program.

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Flagler Inks 99,000 SF Lease Renewal with TAP Worldwide at Jacksonville International Tradeport

September 26th, 2011 · Leave a Comment

Flagler recently announced it has closed a five-year, 99,000-square-foot lease renewal with TAP Worldwide, LLC at one of Flagler’s nine warehouse distribution buildings located within the Jacksonville International Tradeport industrial park.

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Jacksonville Regional Chamber of Commerce Offers Year in Review

December 29th, 2010 · Leave a Comment

In 2010 the Jacksonville Regional Chamber of Commerce partnered with numerous organizations to help defeat Amendment 4, fill EverBank Field, help small businesses grow and, through its economic development arm, Cornerstone, add 3,200 new jobs and strengthen Jacksonville’s position as America’s Logistics Center.

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ULI Young Leaders Group Tours JAXPORT

December 14th, 2010 · Leave a Comment

The brisk winter weather didn’t keep a group of almost 20 of the Urban Land Institute’s Young Leaders Group members from enjoying a fascinating tour of JAXPORT last week.

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