Mark Wilson, President and CEO of the Florida Chamber of Commerce, today congratulates Florida Chamber member and past chair of the board and Florida Chamber Foundation member, Marshall Criser, III on being named Chancellor of Florida’s State University System.
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Florida Chamber Builds On International Trade & Economic Development Efforts: Joins Florida Economic Mission Trip to Japan
To promote Florida’s business friendly climate and opportunities to trade, invest and create jobs in our state, Florida Chamber of Commerce Executive Vice President David Hart will join Florida Governor Rick Scott and business and economic development leaders on an economic mission trip to Japan. The Japan mission begins November 2, and continues through November 9.
David Hart, Executive Vice President of the Florida Chamber of Commerce, commented today on Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi’s opinion on trial lawyer John Morgan’s proposed medical marijuana amendment.
Bipartisan Leadership & Vision to Diversify Florida’s Economy Helped Jump-Start Florida’s Private-Sector Job Growth
Mark Wilson, President and CEO of the Florida Chamber of Commerce, commented today on a special interest report critical of economic development efforts in Republican led states.
New Florida Chamber Poll Shows Voters Prefer Pro-Jobs Candidates Favorability Gap Closing in 2014 Race for Governor
While jobs and the economy continue to rank as top issues among Florida likely voters, the latest Florida Chamber of Commerce political voter poll shows likely voters prefer pro-jobs candidates with a clear position on job creation and economic growth over issues like global warming, crime, voting concerns and immigration.
Eric Silagy, President of Florida Power & Light Company (FPL), was elected 2013-2014 Chair of the Florida Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors during its annual meeting held earlier today.
For the second consecutive quarter, the Florida Chamber of Commerce Quarterly Small Business Index Survey shows that 31 percent of respondents identify access to capital as the single most important issue facing their businesses – a six percent increase from the previous quarter. Economic uncertainty followed a close second, with 28 percent citing it as the most important issue
The state of Florida’s foundation is strong and poised for growth in workforce, innovation and economic activity in the coming year, according to the Florida Chamber Foundation’s annual state-of-the-state report presented today at the Foundation’s 2013 Future of Florida Forum.
Florida Chamber’s Business Alliance for Competitive Healthcare Solutions Seeks to Bend the Healthcare Cost Curve Through Innovation and Technology
The Florida Chamber of Commerce today unveiled the Florida Business Alliance for Competitive Healthcare Solutions (Healthcare Alliance) during the Florida Chamber Foundations 2013 Future of Florida Forum.
The Florida Chamber Foundation today released its highly anticipated Florida Trade and Logistics Study 2.0 (TL2.0), identifying a potential of 150,000 new trade and logistics jobs that can be created over the next five years. The TL2.0 study was released at the Florida Chamber Foundation’s Future of Florida Forum in Orlando.