July 2018 Blog Archive

What Makes Daytona Beach a Top-Ten Place to Move in 2018?
What Makes Daytona Beach a Top-Ten Place to Move in 2018? The rankings are in—and according to the U.S. News & World Report, Daytona Beach is the 7th best city to move to in 2018. Read More

A Look Inside the 2018 ICSC Florida Conference & Deal Making
A Look Inside the 2018 ICSC Florida Conference & Deal Making For the International Council of Shopping Centers, the ever-changing nature of retail real estate is not a problem—it’s an opportunity, a chance to develop meaningful tools that benefit businesses and communities alike. Read More

Explore Volusia County’s Commitment to Water Quality
Explore Volusia County’s Commitment to Water Quality Volusia County is shaped by water—from its Atlantic shores to the St. Johns River to alluring inland springs and the Floridan Aquifer that underlies it all. Read More

FPL Powering Florida: Illumination
FPL Powering Florida: Illumination Keith Norden and Matt Chesnut represented Team Volusia EDC at the 2018 Powering Florida: Illumination held in Jacksonville on April 2-3.  Team Volusia Board Level Investor Florida Power & Light holds the Illumination events annually, in whic... Read More

Sun 'n Fun
Sun 'n Fun Matt Chesnut attended the 2018 Sun n' Fun at Lakeland Linder Airport to represent Team Volusia at the DeLand Sport Aviation Showcase reception held in the Light Sport Aviation area. The event is an opportunity for the DeLand Sport Aviation Showcase t... Read More

Team Florida Marketing Partnership In-Market Event New York City
Team Florida Marketing Partnership In-Market Event New York City Matt Chesnut represented Team Volusia at the Enterprise Florida Team Florida Marketing Partnership event in New York City. This is one of two in-market events Team Volusia participates in, with the other taking place in Chicago in August. This annual... Read More

Enterprise Florida Board and Stakeholder Meetings
Enterprise Florida Board and Stakeholder Meetings Keith Norden attended the June quarterly Enterprise Florida Board and Stakeholders Meetings in Tampa. In addition, he participated in the Florida International Trade Partnership Meeting and the Business Development/Marketing Committee Meeting. Keith... Read More

Industrial Asset Management Council (IAMC) 2018 Spring Professional Forum
Industrial Asset Management Council (IAMC) 2018 Spring Professional Forum Keith Norden and Chris Wimsatt attended the IAMC 2018 Spring Professional Forum held in Savannah, Georgia in May. The group meets twice a year at separate professional forums which provide quality networking opportunities and in-depth programs allowi... Read More

Area Development Consultants Forum 25
Area Development Consultants Forum 25 The recent Area Development Consultants Forum was held in Indianapolis. The June 2018 conference was the 25th event organized by Area Development, which brought together numerous key national site selectors. Keith Norden joined key economic developm... Read More

ICSC Recon
ICSC Recon Chris Wimsatt represented Team Volusia at the ICSC RECon tradeshow in Las Vegas, Nevada May 21-24. RECon is the global convention for the retail real estate industry and provides networking, deal making and educational opportunities for real estate p... Read More

Hannover Messe
Hannover Messe Matt Chesnut represented Team Volusia at the Hannover Messe in Hannover, Germany April 23-27. Team Volusia was included in a delegation with the Southern Economic Development Council and the European American Investment Council which was exhibiting a... Read More

2018 Investor Appreciation Event
2018 Investor Appreciation Event Team Volusia staff welcomed investors on June 7, 2018, to the Jackie Robinson Ballpark in Downtown Daytona Beach for an Investor Appreciation Social.  Even with inclement weather in surrounding areas, 50 people gathered in the Budweiser Bullpen ... Read More

2018 Investor Recruitment Event
2018 Investor Recruitment Event On April 19, 2018, the Investor Relations Committee of Team Volusia EDC hosted a private “Cocktails and Conversation” reception at Stonewood Grill and Tavern at the LPGA location in Daytona Beach. Fifteen potential investors attended the ... Read More

MRO Americas 2018
MRO Americas 2018 Team Volusia EDC participated as an exhibitor at the MRO Americas 2018 show in Orlando April 10-12. MRO Americas is a business development and networking platform for airlines, OEMs, manufacturers, suppliers, and service providers to the aviation and... Read More

President’s Comments - Q2 2018
President’s Comments - Q2 2018 With an aggressive outreach schedule that remains focused on top site location consultants and corporate real estate executives, Team Volusia continues to raise awareness of Volusia County as a premier place for business relocation and expansion. Our... Read More