‘Q’ Breakfast: Space Industry Tops in Sunshine State

The roar of the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds taking off briefly interrupted Volusia County Economic Development’s quarterly ‘Q’ Breakfast, serving as an apt metaphor for the message delivered by Laura DiBella. “Our secret weapon here in

For the 12th straight year, U.S. News & World Report has ranked Daytona State College’s online bachelor’s programs among

Fed Stress Tests keep Big Banks on the Straight and Narrow

While the economic intelligentsia is still ruminating on the possibilities of a recession, the Federal Reserve Board is looking ahead to

Daytona Beach Economic Board Discusses Economic Impact of Development

There was not much on the agenda for the Daytona Beach Economic Development Advisory Board meeting this month, but members used

Lou Paris Named Volusia County Economic Development Director

The Volusia County Council gave seven thumbs up to Lou Paris during its Feb. 20 meeting, approving him as the county’s new director of economic

Presenting pertinent and timely information about the local and regional economy is a core service of Volusia County Economic Development. This


Greater Daytona Region

As baby boomers continue to age, the number of people 65 and older will reach almost 81 million by 2040, predicts the US Administration on

First Coast Region

“Time may change me, but I can’t trace time.” Those immortal words from the late David Bowie some 50 years ago have not only stood the test of


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Did You Know FTC: Fraud Reports Top $10 Billion

Newly released Federal Trade Commission data show that consumers reported losing more than $10 billion to fraud in 2023, marking the first

Tips & Tools

Small-Business Trends to Look for in 2024

Another year has begun. For small-business owners, that means the time to get moving is now. While no one can predict exactly what the future will