Enterprise Florida

CHANGING THE LANDSCAPE OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT IN FLORIDA

Enterprise Florida, Inc. (EFI) is a public-private partnership between Florida’s business and government leaders and is the principal economic development organization for Florida. EFI’s mission is to expand and diversify the state’s economy through job creation. In pursuit of its mission, EFI works closely with a statewide network of economic development partners and is funded both by the State of Florida and by private-sector businesses.
EFI’s activities have championed Florida as the premier location for business expansion and relocation, created a renewed interest both nationally and internationally in Florida as a top state for business, and resulted in a significant number of new jobs and capital investments.
Enterprise Florida recruits new business to the state, and works to retain and expand existing industry and business. EFI focuses its economic development efforts on a wide range of industry sectors, including aviation & aerospacelife sciencesinformation technologydefense & homeland securityclean energyfinancial & professional servicesmanufacturing and beyond.
EFI is the state’s primary entity for trade and export development supporting more than 60,000 Florida exporting businesses. The organization also supports small and minority businesses through its capital programs. Another key aspect of EFI’s responsibilities is the marketing and promotion of Florida as a premier business destination.



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Sarasota Manatee International Airport  SRQ   https://srq-

The Airport is an important Economic Development Asset for the region.

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PortManatee



Port Manatee is one of Florida's largest and fastest growing seaports and provides the International Trade Hub port for the region including Manatee and Sarasota Counties and Tampa Bay. Find our more about Port Manatee at:

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