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Mayor Jacobs with distinguished Colombian faculty

Orange County Hosts Distinguished Colombian Faculty

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs and the Office of Economic Development recently met with distinguished faculty members from the Universidad Autonoma de Occidente (UAO) in Cali, Colombia and representatives from the University of Central Florida (UCF) Business Incubation Program to discuss the commercialization of science and technology and share academic resources and research practices.

Mayor Jacobs with personnel for Black Business Investment Fund

Orange County Continues Support for the Black Business Investment Fund

Mayor Teresa Jacobs and Orange County’s Office of Economic Development recently joined the Black Business Investment Fund (BBIF) Florida Business Opportunity Symposium Series event,...

Mayor Jacobs with distinguished panel

Distinguished Panel Leads Legislative Road to West Orange Prosperity Event

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs recently participated in a panel discussion and luncheon titled “The Legislative Road to West Orange Prosperity,” coordinated by the...

Mayor Jacobs with Singapore Ambassador and personnel

United States Ambassador to the Republic of Singapore Visits Orange County to Discuss Trade and Economic Development

Mayor Teresa Jacobs and Orange County’s Office of Economic Development recently met with the United States Ambassador to the Republic of Singapore Kirk Wagar...

Mayor Jacobs speaking to personnel for Florida Defense Support Task Force

Orange County Welcomes Florida Defense Support Task Force

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs recently spoke at a reception for the Florida Defense Alliance (FDA) and the Florida Defense Support Task Force (FDSTF),...

Orange County Hosts Florida Association of Counties Annual Conference

Orange County Hosts Florida Association of Counties Annual Conference

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs recently spoke at the opening session of the Florida Association of Counties (FAC) 2014 Annual Conference at the Hilton...

Former President Obama at Hurricane Preparedness Briefing

President Barack Obama Hosts Mayor Teresa Jacobs and Chief Information Officer Rafael Mena for Hurricane Preparedness Briefing

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs and Chief Information Officer Rafael Mena were honored to attend a meeting at FEMA Headquarters in Washington D.C. on...

Mayor Jacobs with OCAS employee and small animal

Back to Nature Wildlife Refuge Grand Opening Brings Community Together

The recent grand opening of the Back to Nature Wildlife Refuge and Education Center raised $15,000 to care for and rehabilitate injured and orphaned...

Mayor Jacobs speaking at State of the County

Mayor Teresa Jacobs Gives 2014 State of the County Address

Mayor Teresa Jacobs delivered her 2014 State of the County Address at the historic Ballroom at Church Street before an on June 6, 2014....

State of the County Social Media Ambassadors

Orange County Introduces 2014 State of the County Social Media Ambassadors Initiative

In an effort to expand the online conversation and create a dialogue with a broader demographic, Mayor Teresa Jacobs has invited key influencers to...