Economic Development

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...

Mayor Jacobs at State of the County Address

Mayor Jacobs Delivers 2016 State of the County Address

On Earth Day, April 22, Mayor Teresa Jacobs welcomed the community to the 2016 State of the County address at the Hyatt Regency Orlando...

Mayor Jacobs with personnel for Natural Gas Fueling Facility

Nation’s Largest Public-Private Natural Gas Fueling Facility Opens in Orange County

Orange County is now home to the largest public-private compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling facility in the nation.

SquareTrade Expands Operations into Orange County

SquareTrade Expands Operations into Orange County

SquareTrade, a highly-rated extended warranty service provider, has opened its second US location in Orange County. The business expansion is expected to bring 180...

Orange County Strengthens Economic and Cultural Ties with Czech Republic

Orange County Strengthens Economic and Cultural Ties with Czech Republic

Orange County Government recently welcomed the Czech Republic Ambassador to the United States Petr Gandalovič and a delegation of nearly 30 dignitaries from the...

Orange County Welcomes Delegation from Dubai to Expand Partnerships

Orange County Welcomes Delegation from Dubai to Expand Partnerships

Mayor Teresa Jacobs and the Central Florida International Trade Office recently hosted the Dubai Government Mission, a delegation of leaders from business organizations in...

Trade Commissioner of Spain Visits Orange County

Trade Commissioner of Spain Visits Orange County

Mayor Teresa Jacobs and representatives from Orange County’s Office of Economic Development met recently with Inmaculada Gutierrez, Trade Commissioner of the Embassy of Spain...

Orlando EDC Insider Update Highlights  Orange County’s Economic Successes

Orlando EDC Insider Update Highlights Orange County’s Economic Successes

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs joined local investors and business leaders at the Orlando Economic Development Commission’s (EDC) Insider Update event at the Orlando...

Mayor Jacobs with Netherlands and Germany representatives

Orange County Strengthens Economic and Cultural Ties with Netherlands and Germany

Mayor Teresa Jacobs recently led an economic development mission to the Netherlands and Germany. Orange County has had a Sister Cities agreement with the...