Did You Know Florida’s Large Businesses Employ More Than Half of the State’s Workforce?
By: Melissa Roberts
Florida is home to 4,400 large companies that employ more than half of the state’s private sector workforce and capture large shares of domestic and global markets. Some of Florida’s largest companies, including Publix Supermarkets, AutoNation, Darden Restaurants, Bealls and A. Duda and Sons, were born and raised in the Sunshine State.
Florida’s large businesses serve as an important economic driver, providing strategic diversification and a robust business climate that ensures multiple generations of families can live and work in the communities of their choice. With Florida’s workforce estimated to need 2 million new jobs by 2030, what is your community doing to recruit and grow the next generation of businesses?
Join the state’s leading corporate CFOs at the Florida Chamber Foundation’s CFO Roundtable on December 15, in Tampa as we identify roadblocks and pursue growth opportunities that will make Florida even more competitive.