Targeted Industries
Targeted Industries

Shaping the Community into A thriving hub

OEV’s Targeted Business Program offers incentives to businesses that are expanding or relocating to Tallahassee-Leon County. These four target industry sectors contribute to private sector job growth, wealth creation, and a diversification of the economy.

Chemists in pharmaceutical lab examining sample for medical experiment with technology for medicine industry.

Applied Sciences & Innovation

Our research ecosystem addresses critical societal challenges through the generation of knowledge, technological advancements, and evidence-based solutions.

Milling spindle attached with the robotics arm, finishing a cut of aluminum transmission parts by slid endmill tool.

Manufacturing & Transportation/ Logistics

Through the production of goods, efficient movement of products, and the integration of advanced technologies, this industry helps drive regional development and contributes to the overall prosperity of our community.

High tech server computers at work

Professional Services & Information Technology

Our information technology industry is a thriving and dynamic sector that leverages innovation, research, and collaboration to deliver a wide range of services & solutions.

people doing medical experiment in lab

Health Care

Tallahassee-Leon County is home to a diverse healthcare ecosystem, comprised of hospitals, medical centers, clinics, research institutions, and various healthcare providers.

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July 5, 2023

Save the date for Friday, July 7, because we are hosting the second Amazon Information Session to coincide with the First Friday Festival at Railroad Square! During this session, the Amazon Team will cover hiring prerequisites (application, background check, drug screening, etc.), provide an overview of benefits, and highlight the opportunities for growth within the […]

June 22, 2023

The Tallahassee-Leon County Office of Economic Vitality (OEV) is thrilled to announce the launch of an exciting series of Amazon Pre-Hiring ‘Information Sessions’ aimed at providing valuable insights and resources to job seekers in our community.   These information sessions will serve as a valuable platform for individuals interested in joining Amazon’s dynamic workforce. The sessions will offer an overview of the […]