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Amazon Expands with New Fulfillment Center in Orlando, Creating 1,500 New Full-Time Jobs

SEATTLE – Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) today announced plans to open a new fulfillment center in Orlando, Fla. When the site opens in 2018, Amazon will create 1,500 new full-time jobs with benefits and opportunities to engage with Amazon Robotics in a highly technological workplace. “We are excited to join the Orlando community, creating more than […]

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KPMG Groundbreaking

Orange County Celebrates KPMG Groundbreaking in Lake Nona

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs joined Governor Rick Scott for the highly anticipated KPMG groundbreaking ceremony in Lake Nona on May 22. KPMG, which...

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Andy Gardiner, Senior Vice President of External Affairs and Community Relations at Orlando Health, Mayor Teresa Jacobs and City of Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer at the groundbreaking of the new campus the University of Central Florida will share with Valencia College in Creative Village.

Orange County Joins UCF and Valencia to Celebrate Downtown Campus Groundbreaking

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs joined community leaders at a groundbreaking ceremony ushering in a transformative campus that will soon rise in downtown Orlando....

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Orange County Farm Bureau Hosts Annual Elected Officials Luncheon

Orange County Farm Bureau Hosts Annual Elected Officials Luncheon

The Orange County Farm Bureau held its 2017 Elected Officials Luncheon at the Citrus Club on May 9. Every year, the Farm Bureau’s board...

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Mayor Jacobs with Guinness World Records representatives

Orange County and Orlando Sets World Record and Thanks Visitors for making it No. 1 Destination in U.S.

Orlando took the concept of appreciating its visitors to unprecedented heights today as it achieved a GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ title, gathering thousands of hand-written...

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Mayor Jacobs speaking at State of the County

Mayor Jacobs Delivers 2017 State of the County to Full House at I-Drive 360

On April 7, Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs welcomed hundreds of citizens and community leaders to the 2017 State of the County address at...

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Mayor Jacobs and two individuals at the unveiling of the Arnold Palmer Expressway Sign

Mayor Jacobs Honors the Legacy of Arnold Palmer and Unveils Expressway Sign

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs honored the legacy of the late golf icon Arnold Palmer at the Arnold Palmer Invitational (API) in Bay Hill...

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Groundbreaking for DPC expansion

Groundbreaking Celebrates New Steinmetz Hall and Green Room at Acclaimed Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs joined community leaders at the spectacular Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts (DPC) on Monday to celebrate the...

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Mayor Jacobs and participants in the Economic Summit

Summit Highlights Economic Growth and Welcomes Capacity Crowd at Orange County Convention Center

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs welcomed a capacity crowd of more than 600 citizens to the 2017 Economic Summit at the Orange County Convention...

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Orange County Convention Center Hosts 2016 Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation and Education Conference

Orange County Convention Center Hosts 2016 Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation and Education Conference

The 2016 Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation and Education Conference (I/ITSEC), the world’s largest modeling, simulation and training conference, kicked off its weeklong annual event at...

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