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August 20, 2017
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| 9/22/2016

Florida Ranks...

  • 3rd state in U.S. for high-tech businesses
  • 3rd among states for high-tech exports
  • No. 4 state for high-tech employment
  • No. 5 fastest-growing state for tech jobs

 

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RADISE International – Expanding its national and international footprint following the acquisition of Smart Structures and creating 60 jobs at its Riviera Beach headquarters.

SquareTrade – Opening its second U.S. location in Orlando with 120 full-time employees and growth to 180.

randrr – Planning a $9-million expansion in Jacksonville and up to 200 new software development jobs.

Paylocity – Adding 176 workers to the current 1,500 it employs in Lake Mary.

Gartner – Hiring as many as 900 new workers at its Fort Myers campus by 2019.

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