Economic Vitality News
The Office of Economic Vitality’s Economic Vitality Leadership Committee (EVLC) will meet on Tuesday, November 27, 2018 beginning at 11:30 a.m. in the Grand Conference Room, 4th Floor, Leon County Courthouse Annex located at 315 S. Calhoun Street, Tallahassee.
Make connections and build opportunities by becoming an exhibitor at this year’s Leon Works Career Expo! This Expo will host over 500 high school students and job seekers interested in finding new opportunities in the skilled workforce. To register, visit http://cms.leoncountyfl.gov/leonworksexpo/Exhibit. • Please note that this event has been rescheduled for March 8, 2019.
EVLC Luncheon • Friday, October 26, at 11:30am • Tallahassee Community College’s Innovation Center • 300 W Pensacola Street • Contact Susan Emmanuel @ Susan.Emmanuel@BlueprintIA.org for more information.
ROI Kickoff Meeting October 24 – 26, 2018 Wednesday, October 24, 2018 8:30am – 10:00am OEV and ROI Team Meet & Greet OEV — 315 South Calhoun Street, Suite 450, Grand Conference Room 11:00am – 1:30pm Tall Timbers and Lunch 2:30pm – 4:00pm Magnetic Technologies Taskforce Meeting 4:30pm – 5:00pm Staff Debrief 6:30pm Dinner with
EVLC Meeting • Wednesday, September 12, 2:30 p.m. • Grand Conference Room • Blueprint IA • 315 S. Calhoun Street, Suite 450, Tallahassee, FL
Intergovernmental Agency Board Workshop Topic: Office of Economic Vitality’s Programs, Initiatives and Implementation of the Economic Development Strategic/Work Plan When: September 20, 2018, 3-5 p.m. Where: Commission Chambers, City Hall, 300 S. Adams Street
Targeted Industry Analysis and Selection Study, Economic Retrospective, and Incubator and Accelerator Study for Tallahassee-Leon County, Florida
As a catalyst for change, the Tallahassee-Leon County Office of Economic Vitality (OEV) is charged with developing programs and initiatives that support a vibrant economic ecosystem that leverages ideas and innovations throughout the community. To be effective, it must have sound, relevant information about the economic and demographic history of the region, current drivers of
MWSBE Academies Minority, Women, & Small Business Entreprise (MWSBE) Academies are designed specifically for certified businesses to maximize their competitiveness. Don’t miss these upcoming academies, offered in cooperation with the FAMU Small Business Development Center, Big Bend Minority Chamber of Commerce,
In October 2016, OEV had the privilege of preparing a response to Amazon’s RFP for its second headquarters facility, dubbed HQ2. Amazon recently announced it identified 20 communities to focus on after evaluating the 238 submissions it received in response to its RFP. Though Tallahassee-Leon County did not make the short list, the Office of