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WHO: The Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance (https://www.gflalliance.org/)
WHAT: As the primary economic development organization for Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County, we focus on creating, attracting, expanding and retaining high-wage jobs and capital investment in high value targeted industries, developing more vibrant communities, and improving the quality of life for our area’s citizens.

The Four Foundations of our economic development services:
  • Marketing and Promoting Broward County
  • Managing Expansion, Relocation and Retention Projects
  • Conducting and Providing Market Research & Business Intelligence
  • Securing and Enhancing Private/Public Leadership and Investment
We provide leadership and excellence in delivering economic development services for our clients, prospects, investors and partners.
RESULTS: From 2007 to 2020, the Alliance, working with its members, Broward County and other partners helped create or retain more than 38,000 direct jobs that are estimated to generate through direct, indirect and induced effects total employment of approximately 77,000 jobs, $2.9 billion in annual personal income and $15.1 billion in annual economic impact in Broward County. During fiscal year 2020-2021, the Alliance teamed with its members, Broward County and other partners to deliver more positive results.
VALUES STATEMENT: Our core values include social responsibility and a dedication to building healthy and competitive communities; creation of wealth for individuals, businesses and communities; cooperation and collaboration in our business dealings; and the promotion of diversity, tolerance and equality.
PARTNERS: Broward County Board of County Commissioners, Broward County Office of Economic and Small Business Development, municipalities, businesses and community institutions, The Beacon Council of Miami-Dade County, Business Development Board of Palm Beach County, and Enterprise Florida.
CONTACT: To learn more, please call (954) 524-3116 or log on to www.gflalliance.org.