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On-Point Defense Technologies Expansion - 03/28/2014

ON-POINT DEFENSE TECHNOLOGIES EXPANDS IN FORT WALTON BEACHExpansion will create 29 jobs and a capital investment of more than $1.2 million in Okaloosa County  Okaloosa County, Fla. – To...

EDC Facilitates Record-Breaking CRA Seminar - 03/11/2014

EDC Facilitates Record-Breaking Community Redevelopment Seminar Held in Crestview A Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA) workshop held in the City of Crestview drew a record number of registra...

Symposium Information | Sponsorship | Speakers

Click here to Register for the May 6th - The Future of Transportation Roundtable

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The EDC Roundtable is a symposium focused on providing EDC members, county and city officials, military delegates, and guests a unique networking opportunity with a keynote speaker. The EDC's morning roundtable event provides a buffet breakfast and features a keynote speaker providing pertinent information concerning Okaloosa County. Approximately 200 community leaders attend these informative morning symposiums.

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Contact the EDC today for your sponsorship level!


The EDC welcomes the opportunity to promote noteworthy events taking place in Okaloosa County.  Check back often for current listings. 

May 1, 2014
3rd Annual Taste of North Bay. Tasting starts at 6:30 PM. Pioneer Technologies Corporation, in partnership with the Air Commando Association and Fisher House of the Emerald Coast, will host the 3rd annual Taste of North Bay tapas and wine pairing at the North Light Yacht Club in Niceville. Guests will enjoy exquisite culinary offerings, paired with vintage wines, created by talented chefs who will reveal their secrets with live cooking demonstrations throughout the evening. Music, fabulous raffle items and a silent auction round out this popular event. All money raised from this event will benefit the Air Commando Association Foundation Endowment and Fisher House of the Emerald Coast. Buy tickets at www.tasteofnorthbay.org and save $25 by buying your tickets before April 24th. Limited VIP seating, tickets available on a first come-first serve basis!

May 6, 2014
The Future of Transportation Roundtable Event. In recognition of the EDC's 25th anniversary, the organization has launched a multi-part roundtable series focusing on key drivers in the Okaloosa County economy. The second event will feature keynote speaker, Secretary Ananth Prasad of the Florida Department of Transportation. The event will also feature local panelists to include: Jim Wood - Chairman, Okaloosa-Walton Transportation Planning Organization & Destin City Councilman; Sunil Harman - Airports Director, Okaloosa County; John Hofstad - Public Works Director, Okaloosa County. The event will be moderated by Mike Chesser, Chairman of the North Okaloosa Transportation Committee. The event will begin at 7:30 AM at the Ramada Plaza Beach Resort. Registration is $25 and an RSVP is required by May 2, 2014. You can register by scrolling to the top of this page and select "Register for the May 6th - The Future of Transportation Roundtable."  

October 21, 2014
Florida State Hog Rally in the Emerald Coast

To submit your community or business event, please submit it to caroline@florida-edc.org. 


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