July 2019 Blog Archive

A Legacy of Space in the Greater Daytona Region
A Legacy of Space in the Greater Daytona Region Throughout the history of humankind, we’ve looked to the moon in the sky—and 50 years ago, we landed on its surface, fueled in large part by efforts from the Sunshine State and the Greater Daytona Region. Read More

2019 Investor Appreciation Event
2019 Investor Appreciation Event Team Volusia Staff welcomed investors on May 2, 2019, at the Jackie Robinson Ballpark in Downtown Daytona Beach for an Investor Appreciation Social.  Read More

Florida Early Stage Capital Conference
Florida Early Stage Capital Conference Chris Wimsatt attended and spoke at the Florida Early Stage Capital Conference recently held in Orlando in May 2019. The event is one of the largest gatherings of angel and early stage investors in the state and features presentations from some of th... Read More

Powering Florida Illumination
Powering Florida Illumination The Powering Florida Illumination event hosted by Florida Power & Light (FPL) is designed to connect Florida’s economic development professionals with the country’s top corporate real estate executives and site selection consultants. Keith Norden and... Read More

West Volusia Regional Chamber of Commerce Transportation Summit
West Volusia Regional Chamber of Commerce Transportation Summit Chris Wimsatt was happy to participate and present at the first annual West Volusia Regional Chamber of Commerce Transportation Summit held in February 2019. The event was formed to provide a public forum to address the transportation challenges and ... Read More

Volusia County Showcased at the International Paris Air Show
Volusia County Showcased at the International Paris Air Show Team Volusia Economic Development Corporation represented Volusia County at the International Paris Air Show in June. The event allowed local Florida representatives access to the movers and shakers of the aviation/aerospace and defense industries. ... Read More

Site Selectors Guild 2019 Annual Meeting
Site Selectors Guild 2019 Annual Meeting Team Volusia's Keith Norden was selected as a participant at this year’s annual conference of the Site Selectors Guild, the world's foremost professional site selection consultants. Read More

Team Volusia/Space Florida Partnership Workshop
Team Volusia/Space Florida Partnership Workshop Space Florida and Team Volusia EDC recently developed a community workshop held at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University. It was designed to better familiarize Space Florida staff with the assets of the Volusia County market, as well as introduce you... Read More

SATELLITE2019
SATELLITE2019 Heather Shubirg and Deana Williams represented Team Volusia EDC at SATELLITE2019 in Washington, D.C. In conjunction with the Economic Development Commission of Florida’s Space Coast, the two organizations shared the benefits of Central Florida’s East... Read More

IEDC Leadership Summit
IEDC Leadership Summit Keith Norden and Chris Wimsatt, as well as select community representatives, attended IEDC’s Leadership Summit held in January 2019 in Ft. Lauderdale. Read More

MRO Americas 2019
MRO Americas 2019 Chris Wimsatt represented TVEDC and the local community this year at MRO Americas 2019 held in Atlanta, Georgia. This is the world’s largest event for commercial OEM’s, suppliers, air transport maintenance organizations, and regulatory and industry e... Read More

Sun ‘n Fun 2019
Sun ‘n Fun 2019 For the third year in a row, Team Volusia EDC partnered with the DeLand Municipal Airport to promote Volusia County and the upcoming DeLand Sport Aviation Showcase. This annual event, held in April at the Lakeland Linder Airport in Lakeland Florida, ... Read More

West Volusia Leadership Class DeLand
West Volusia Leadership Class DeLand Heather Shubirg, Chris Wimsatt and Deana Williams participated in DeLand’s Leadership West Volusia Class. Leadership West Volusia draws together business and community leaders from diverse backgrounds and experiences to learn about challenging commun... Read More