March 2020 Blog Archive

Team Volusia honored by the Daytona Regional Chamber
Team Volusia honored by the Daytona Regional Chamber Team Volusia was honored with the Daytona Regional Chamber’s coveted J. Hyatt Brown Enterprise Award. Read More

Site Selectors Guild 2020 Annual Conference
Site Selectors Guild 2020 Annual Conference Nearly 50 of the nation’s leading site selectors gathered at the Site Selectors Guild Annual Conference in Atlanta in March. Read More

SmallSat 2020
SmallSat 2020 Silicon Valley was the setting for SmallSat 2020, the world’s largest small satellite business conference. Read More

Why Volusia County, Florida Really Has it All
Why Volusia County, Florida Really Has it All Varied climate, diverse citizens, and interesting terrain make this county the ideal spot for your business. Learn why with these suggestions. Read More

How Volusia County's Tax Policy Works for Your Business
How Volusia County's Tax Policy Works for Your Business It’s possible to benefit from a fair tax policy and still build your business into a growing and thriving operation. Discover why Volusia County is right for your business with these tips. Read More

Advantages of Starting a Business in Volusia County, Florida
Advantages of Starting a Business in Volusia County, Florida Imagine the customers and clients you can reach in a locale that has both beachside and inland appeal. Use these ideas to find out why Volusia County, Florida is the best place for your business. Read More

The Future is Bright in Volusia County, Florida
The Future is Bright in Volusia County, Florida Find the ideal spot for your corporate relocation and learn about an outstanding community at the same time. Use this advice to get started. Read More

Taking Advantage of Vacant Mall Space
Taking Advantage of Vacant Mall Space Go where your customers are and becoming a community leader and partner. Discover innovative business strategies you might not have previously considered. Read More

How University Towns Benefit Business
How University Towns Benefit Business Attract top talent and be a community partner when you move operations to a growing and thriving University town. Learn more with this insight. Read More

A Look Ahead: Greater Daytona Region Employment Projections
A Look Ahead: Greater Daytona Region Employment Projections A new year—and especially, now, a new decade— always prompts us to wonder what the future may hold. When it comes to the Flagler and Volusia County workforce, the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity has made a calculated guess as to what ... Read More

How the Greater Daytona Region’s Talent Pool Can Bolster Your Business in the 2020s
How the Greater Daytona Region’s Talent Pool Can Bolster Your Business in the 2020s 2020 is a new year—and the beginning of a new decade, too. How will your business respond to the new challenges and emerging needs of the next ten years? The Greater Daytona Region might just have the answer in the form of a skilled, diverse and ... Read More

How the Greater Daytona Region Promotes Happy, Healthy Employees
How the Greater Daytona Region Promotes Happy, Healthy Employees You already know that Florida’s beautiful natural environment and wealth of recreational opportunities make it a great place to live—but did you know that these features lend themselves to more productive employees, too? Just read on as we explo... Read More

Celebrating Record-Low Unemployment in Volusia and Flagler Counties
Celebrating Record-Low Unemployment in Volusia and Flagler Counties 2019 was a very positive year for Greater Daytona Region employment trends, and ended in the same fashion: Both Volusia and Flagler counties saw some of their lowest unemployment rates in more than a decade. Now, as the workforce enters a new ye... Read More

How Does Florida’s Physical Climate Impact Its Business Climate?
How Does Florida’s Physical Climate Impact Its Business Climate? Florida is known for its warm, sunny climate. Aptly nicknamed The Sunshine State, it is home to some of the best weather in the country—but the state is not only famous for its physical climate. Its business climate is regarded as one of the bes... Read More

Get to Know Colleges in the Greater Daytona Region
Get to Know Colleges in the Greater Daytona Region Here in Central Florida, we’re lucky to have a number of diverse and advanced colleges that allow for many different avenues of career path. Many of the graduates of these institutions choose to stay in the Volusia County workforce given the str... Read More

Celebrating a Local Leader’s Community Contributions
Celebrating a Local Leader’s Community Contributions Local leaders and businesses were honored at the Daytona Regional Chamber’s sixth annual awards luncheon this November. Among those honored was Dr. Linda Bradley, Assistant Vice President of Academic Affairs and Director of University of Central... Read More

5 Key Steps to Take While Considering a Corporate Move to the Greater Daytona Region
5 Key Steps to Take While Considering a Corporate Move to the Greater Daytona Region With a thriving, business-friendly economy, abundant (and ever-growing) talent pool and one-of-a-kind environment, Florida is a top place to bring your business as your company expands—and of all its Sunshine State peers, the Greater Daytona Reg... Read More

Understanding Florida’s Economic Growth
Understanding Florida’s Economic Growth Florida is renowned for its wealth of economic incentives and business-friendly tax climate, featuring no income tax—and its economy is getting better every year. U.S. News & World Report, a leading resource for national and state-by-state data ... Read More

Supporting the Local Economy through Greater Daytona Region Farmers Markets
Supporting the Local Economy through Greater Daytona Region Farmers Markets Farmers markets flourish in the Greater Daytona Region, especially during the fall and winter months when al fresco shopping is especially easy to enjoy. As it turns out, these local events are not just fun to visit—they are unique, important pa... Read More

Commercial Space Symposium TVEDC Executive Vice President Heather Shubirg attended this Washington, DC event along with Volusia County Manager George Recktenwald, County Council Member Deb Denys and Volusia County Director of Aviation and Economic Resources Rick Karl. Read More

SATELLITE2020 This event brought the satellite-enabled communications ecosystem to Washington, DC for a global event on satellite technology. Read More

Annual Meeting caps successful year
Annual Meeting caps successful year More than 270 community leaders gathered at the Mori Hosseini College of Hospitality at Daytona State College to review and celebrate a successful year of Team Volusia economic development activity. Read More

Team Volusia March 13, 2020 Board of Directors Meeting Presentations There were two guest speakers at the March 13th Board meeting. Lindsay Cannon from Quest Site Solutions presented the Quest Property Portfolio Assessment Final Report, which was spear-headed by the TVEDC Real Estate Task Force. Read More

International Conference & Expo on Advanced Ceramics and Composites
International Conference & Expo on Advanced Ceramics and Composites TVEDC Vice President Chris Wimsatt did not have to travel far to man the organization’s exhibit at this important high-tech trade show. Read More

Team Florida takes to the ice The economic development leaders of Team Florida welcomed prospects and corporate decision makers in Washington, DC to an exciting Washington Capitals hockey game. Read More

International Economic Development Council 2020 Leadership Summit
International Economic Development Council 2020 Leadership Summit This important annual forum was limited to economic development leaders including certified economic developers. Read More