Despite last-minute maneuvering by some members, the Florida Museum of Black History Task Force completed its work in late June and approved a report confirming St. Augustine/St. Johns County as its choice for the location of the proposed state

St. Augustine City Commissioners know tourism is a big contributor to the city’s economic health.  Just how big was made clear when

We’re at the halfway point in the calendar year and financial punditry is in evaluation and prognostication mode. Assessing the

St. Johns County is getting a financial boost from the state with $26.5 million in appropriations for five projects, including public safety,

The Florida Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Network, the state’s principal provider of small business assistance and a partner of the St. Johns County Economic Development Department, is hosting the

The St. Johns County Department of Economic Development issues an Economic Indicator Report each month that shares the current economic conditions and trends in St. Johns County. The report, produced

The St. Johns County Chamber of Commerce will once again host two sessions for the public to meet face to face with local political candidates. Meet the Candidates at Politics in St. Johns gives the

The private-sector-led “Beyond Sunshine” strategy can focus resources, accelerate Florida’s growth trajectory, and strengthen the state’s economic future The Florida Council of 100, a group of over 150 business leaders


First Coast Region

At Beck Automotive Group, innovation starts at the top, but the customer is at the heart of it all. Breck Sloan, CEO of Beck Automotive Group, said innovation is “central to the culture and team,” driving

Greater Daytona Region

For years, Daytona Beach was the hot spot in Volusia County. That’s all changing, though. As big businesses and developers come in, growth is stretching even more into West Volusia these


Did You Know?

The Commerce Department’s U.S. Patent and Trademark Office recently announced a new National Strategy for Inclusive Innovation to connect more Americans with resources to spur

Tips + Tools

Whether it’s Atlantic hurricane season or a forecast for a hard freeze, business owners should take the time to plan for disasters and ensure their operations are resilient. The U.S. Small