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County Launches CARES Act Grant Program Website
Monday, October 26, 2020
The County Commission is establishing a grant program using CARES Act funds for small businesses and non-profits in Broward County to help mitigate the impacts of COVID-19. The Broward County CARES Act Small Business and Non-Profit Assistance Grant Program is designed to aid small businesses with 20 employees or less and non-profits with 25 employees
Florida International Trade Expo 2020
Thursday, October 22, 2020
Enterprise Florida, Inc. announced the first-ever Florida International Trade Expo, a virtual showcase of leading Florida export products and services. Taking place over three days from March 16 - 18, 2021, Florida is the first U.S. state to organize such a virtual trade event. This global online platform will connect Florida small and
2020-2021 Board Leaders Announced for Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance; National Jets, Inc.ís Sam Robbin to Serve as Chair
Monday, October 19, 2020
Sam Robbin, President and CEO of National Jets has been named Chair of the Board for the Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance for the 2020-2021 fiscal year. Robbin formally assumed the role at a virtual meeting of the Alliance Board of Directors on October 15 when the economic development organization’s gavel was passed from 2019-2020 Chair Juliet M.
Broward County gains 6,500 jobs from August to September; Year over year job losses stand at 65,900
Monday, October 19, 2020
A STATEMENT FROM BOB SWINDELL: “We in the Broward business community are doing everything we can to help our local companies through the coronavirus crisis and to assist our business leaders in making the best decisions for your companies and employees regarding the COVID-19 pandemic”, said Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance President and CEO Bob
Wells Fargo Supports TechGateway
Friday, October 2, 2020
The Steering Committee of TechGateway, South Florida's regional technology cluster asset map and marketing initiative, extends its sincere thanks to Wells Fargo for investing in efforts to strengthen technology small businesses through a grant of $20,000 to the Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance Foundation, which administers TechGateway. “Wells Fargo
Governor's Executive Order Moves all of Florida into Phase 3
Friday, September 25, 2020
BROWARD COUNTY, FL – Governor Ron DeSantis today issued Executive Order 20-244, placing all of Florida into Phase 3 of the State's COVID-19 recovery plan. The Governor's order affects Broward County in the following manner: All state restrictions are lifted, but counties in South Florida, the former epicenter of the COVID-19 pandemic, have been
County Issues Emergency Order 20-26
Friday, September 25, 2020
BROWARD COUNTY, FL – Earlier today Governor Ron DeSantis issued Executive Order 20-244. Under the Governor’s Order all businesses, including bars, nightclubs and other establishments previously closed by local emergency orders, have been reopened. Local jurisdictions retain some rights to impose guidelines and restrictions. In response to the
Florida Trendís 2020 Floridaís Most Influential Business Leaders.
Thursday, September 24, 2020
Florida Trend magazine has just released the third edition of the Florida 500, a special publication that highlights the 500 most influential executives in different economic sectors throughout the state. This immense, year-long research initiative by the editors of Florida Trend resulted in a personal, engaging look at the state’s most influential
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