Next week, May 9 through May 15, marks International Economic Development Week, which was created and initiated by the International Economic Development Council (IEDC). At OEV, we are excited to celebrate this week by bringing awareness to the local advancement opportunities that aim to strengthen our local economy. On Monday, May 10, I am happy […]
Tallahassee-Leon County is
Florida’s Capital for Business
As the capital of the third-largest state in the U.S. and the Magnetic Capital of the World, both well-established global corporations and startup companies call Tallahassee-Leon County home. Located in the Florida Panhandle, our community is easily accessible by
Bottom Line Advantages:
No state income tax
Through local and state resources, there are programs that are focused on assisting companies in Tallahassee-Leon County to grow and expand. Looking for tax credits, help accessing financial assistance or customizing a workforce training program? We can help. We are here to help you find the networks and resources you need to succeed.
The Data That Matters:
Over 80 Decision-making metrics
The Office of Economic Vitality is the region’s most comprehensive economic data source. Our dedicated team of expert analysts track over 80 metrics, including employment, taxable sales and gross domestic product (GDP). We make them easily available to help you make informed decisions about your business.
Talent Lives Here:
56% with an Associate’s degree or higher
With top-ranked research universities and colleges, exceptional workforce training programs, and a strong K-12 pipeline nothing compares to the talent in Tallahassee-Leon County. With more than 56% of the population with an Associate’s degree or higher, our local economy is fueled by fresh ideas and intellectual capital.
Get In TOUCH
Cristina Paredes, CEcD
The Office of Economic Vitality is here to answer any questions you may have, provide you with more information, and create an effective solution for your relocation, expansion, and business needs.
Your source for vital business information During COVID-19 Response and Recovery
The OEV team is committed to working with you to ensure that our community remains resilient. We are your most vital source for business resources during the COVID-19 pandemic. We encourage you to reach out to us with any questions that you may have regarding business support and resources: email@example.com.
- Paycheck Protection Program (PPP)
- Shuttered Venue Operators Grant (SVOG)
- Restaurant Revitalization Fund (RRF)
- OSHA Guidance on Workplace
- Leon County Face Coverings Emergency Ordinance FAQ
- Personal Protective Equipment