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Discover the Future of Broward County -- Mayors Breakfast and Municipal Expo
Thursday, October 24, 2019
From development and housing to economy and transit, discover what's in store for the future of Broward County! Meet and greet 28 Mayors and City Officials on our Municipal Expo Floor, then enjoy a delicious plated breakfast with: Broward County Vice Mayor Dale Holness, Property Appraiser Marty Kiar & Commissioner Michael Udine Join the
 
2019-2020 Board Leaders Announced for Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance; FPLs Juliet Roulhac to Serve as Chair
Tuesday, October 22, 2019
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., – Juliet M. Roulhac, Director of External Affairs for Florida Power & Light has been named Chair of the Board for the Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance for the 2019-2020 fiscal year. Roulhac formally assumed the role at the Alliance’s Annual Meeting on October 17 when the economic development organization’s gavel
 
Governor Ron DeSantis Announces Fort Lauderdale Area Created More Than 13,000 New Jobs Over the Year
Monday, October 21, 2019
in News Releases, by Staff Tallahassee, Fla. — Governor Ron DeSantis announced on October 18 that the Fort Lauderdale area added 13,200 new private-sector jobs in the past year. The Fort Lauderdale area’s unemployment rate was 2.8 percent in September, down 0.3 percentage point from one year ago. The industries with the highest growth over the
 
Broward County adds 12,600 jobs year over year
Friday, October 18, 2019
(Fort Lauderdale, FL) – Broward County’s job report indicated a 2.8 percent unemployment rate in September 2019. This rate was 0.3 percentage points lower than the region’s year ago rate of 3.1 percent. Nonagricultural employment increased by 12,600 jobs (+1.5 percent) over the year, with an employment of 865,600 in the Ft.
 
Spirit Airlines announces new $250 million global headquarters investment near Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport
Thursday, October 17, 2019
MIRAMAR, Fla. – Spirit Airlines (NYSE: SAVE), America’s fastest-growing airline, today announced its intention to build a state-of-the-art headquarters in Dania Beach, Florida. The company plans to move into the new campus by mid-2022. The airline, headquartered in South Florida for more than 20 years, submitted site plans to the City of Dania
 
Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance Annual Dinner features Major Announcement by Spirit Airlines, Presentation by SizeUp’s Anatalio Ubalde, Economic Impact Numbers, Leadership and Education Partnership Awards, and Installation of Juliet M. Roulhac as ne
Thursday, October 17, 2019
At the Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance’s 2019 Annual Meeting on Thursday, October 17, Spirit Airlines CEO Ted Christie announced the company is adding 225 jobs and investing $250 million in a state-of-the-art new headquarters campus in Dania Beach. For additional details on the project, please see the announcement release. Additionally, the
 
Governor Ron DeSantis Announces Relaunch of ‘Find It Florida!’
Thursday, October 10, 2019
Tallahassee, Fla. – Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced the relaunch and expansion of Find It Florida!, Enterprise Florida’s commercial property search tool. Find It Florida! is a robust, public database for viewing and uploading available commercial building and site properties across the state. The relaunch includes updates to the
 
Broward County adds 11,400 jobs year over year
Monday, September 23, 2019
(Fort Lauderdale, FL) – Broward County’s job report indicated a 3.3 percent unemployment rate in August 2019. This rate was 0.1 percentage points lower than the region’s year ago rate of 3.4 percent. Nonagricultural employment increased by 11,400 jobs (+1.3 percent) over the year, with an employment of 863,000 in the Ft. Lauderdale-Pompano
 
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