BRADENTON AREA EDC NEWS
Sports Performance Companies + Bradenton, Florida = The Best Place for your Sports Performance Business When you think of Florida and specifically the West Coast of Florida, you probably think sunshine, beaches, and retirement, right? [...]
Photo credit: Ryan Callihan, Bradenton Herald An assortment of local business leaders joined together at Ringling College of Art and Design Tuesday night to convince more than 130 students of one thing — to keep [...]
The Bradenton Area Economic Development Corporation (EDC) issues an annual Progress Update that showcases results from the organization’s work to create a more diverse and sustainable economy in the Bradenton Area. Highlights from the 2017 [...]
BY SHARON HILLSTROM Kevin McGowan knows rowing. He also knows what makes communities competitive in attracting businesses and jobs. The president of McGowan Corporate Real Estate Advisors, a corporate site location consultancy, McGowan attended the [...]
The Bradenton Area Economic Development Corporation and our many partners stand ready to help Manatee County businesses affected by Hurricane Irma. Here are some tools and resources to help your business get back up and [...]
The Bradenton Area Economic Development Corp. (EDC) needs your help to identify future facility needs of businesses in Manatee County. Please click here to answer one question about your facility needs. All responses are [...]
PALMETTO, Florida – Port Manatee’s commercial ties with El Salvador are getting a boost through collaboration with leaders of the Salvadoran American Chamber of Commerce of Florida and the Hispanic Commerce Coalition. Mutual exploration of [...]
The Southwest Florida economy was humming last year, with the value of goods and services increasing at double the national rate. The real gross domestic product in the Sarasota-Manatee region jumped 3.5 percent in 2016, [...]
BY SHARON HILLSTROM Something new is coming to downtown Bradenton this fall, and its impact could be far-reaching for our economy and community. It’s called Connect Bradenton. Locals will know it as Connect!, and it’s [...]
BY SHARON HILLSTROM I’m speaking at the Manatee Chamber of Commerce planning retreat next month where the theme will be “legacy,” so I’m taking a deep dive into what legacy means in a community and [...]
BRADENTON AREA PROJECTS
The Bradenton Area Economic Development Corporation (BAEDC) is searching for a qualified firm or consultant experienced in conducting lead generation for economic development organizations. This organization or consultant must be able to show proof of a comprehensive lead generation process that emphasizes the identification of investment prospects in Targeted Sectors.
Please download the below RFP for further details.