Welcome to Business Florida
Florida's Economic Development Partners
Florida’s economic development partners are allied and working toward the common goal of making your firm’s transition to a permanent home in Florida as worry-free as possible. A call to any one of these partners sets the wheels in motion.
Florida Department of Economic Opportunity
In collaboration with our partners, the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity’s mission is to assist the governor in advancing Florida’s economy by championing the state’s economic development vision and by administering state and federal programs and initiatives to fuel job creation in competitive communities, and promote economic resiliency.
(850) 245-7105 • floridajobs.org
The mission of CareerSource Florida is to connect employers with qualified, skilled talent and Floridians with employment and career development opportunities to achieve economic prosperity.
(850) 692-6887 • careersourceflorida.com
Space Florida was created to strengthen Florida’s position as a global leader in aerospace research, investment, exploration and commerce. As Florida’s aerospace economic development organization, we are committed to attracting and expanding the next generation of space industry businesses.
(321) 730-5301 • SpaceFlorida.gov
Florida Economic Development Council
The 300+ members of the Florida Economic Development Council (FEDC) are public and private partnerships and city- and county-based economic development and workforce agencies that know their communities well. The FEDC helps prepare businesses to launch, expand or relocate and stands ready to help businesses establish connections, find the right site and settle in their perfect home in Florida.
(850) 212-1056 • FEDConline.org
VISIT FLORIDA, the state’s official tourism marketing corporation, serves as
Florida’s official source for travel planning to visitors across the globe. VISIT FLORIDA is not a government agency, but rather a not-for-profit corporation created as a public/private partnership by the Florida Legislature in 1996.
(888) 735-2872 • visitflorida.com