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Voice Newsletter Overview - January 2017 - 01/25/2017

The January 2017 issue features: Members in the News; Director's Desk; Defense Support Initiatives and Technology Coast Manufacturing & Engineering Network and Business Growt...

Southeast Range Complex Position Paper - 12/28/2016

Southeast Range Complex Cooperative Concept Position Paper Prepared by the Defense Support Initiatives Committee

Gulf Coast Aerospace Corridor - December 2015 Issue - 12/17/15

Check out the December 2015 issue of the Gulf Coast Reporters' League featuring an article from Nathan Sparks. Read More  

Florida governor lauds Crestview company's expansion, job creation - 9/25/15

Florida governor lauds Crestview company's expansion, job creation By BRIAN HUGHES | Crestview Bulletin Staff Writer      CRESTVIEW — The front sign may say Bay State Cable Ties, but the manufacturer's local management is happy to be in the Sunshine State, expanding its Crestview plant and workforce. Read More  

Governor touts job growth in Okaloosa County - 9/24/15

By DUSTY RICKETTS | 315-4448 | dricketts@nwfdailynews.com   Click here to watch footage of the Fort Walton Machining Announcement - Courtesy of NWFDN Read More  

Strong Bond between Eglin AFB & Host Communities - 7/06/15

Strong Bond between Eglin AFB, Host Communities Helps Preserve Base’s Military Missions   Eglin Air Force Base is the beneficiary of long-standing support from the 14 municipalities that surround it. A series of mutually beneficial partnerships have helped preserve the base’s vital flight training mission and other activities, and sustain the region’s i... Read More  

Aviation-themed tech parks a place to call home - 6/18/15

Multiple parks that cater to aviation dot the region and give prospects a variety of options to become a part of a large cluster    Okaloosa County Economic Development Council Executive Director Nathan Sparks can drive through the sprawling Fort Walton Beach Commerce and Technology Park and point out 20 businesses with ties to aerospace and aviatio... Read More  

Aviation Industry Cluster in U.S. Metros - 6/11/15

Aviation Industry Cluster in U.S. Metros: Is Your Community Ready to Take-Off? Top 10 Metros for Aerospace Manufacturing: Fort Walton Beach-Crestview-Destin MSA Ranks #4  Read More  

Business editorial by Florida Secretary of Commerce - 5/21/15

How to attract new business to Florida - Editorial  By Bill Johnson - Florida Secretary of Commerce and President & CEO of Enterprise Florida When the Florida Legislature reconvenes in special session in June there are a number of important issues on the table. Amid the highly visible bi... Read More  

FWB Launches Veteran-owned Business Accelerator - 4/21/15

By DUSTY RICKETTS | Daily News   FORT WALTON BEACH — The nation’s first business accelerator focused on helping veteran entrepreneurs build large scale and global companies launched Tuesday and it launched in Fort Walton Beach.   The city of Fort Walton Beach has partnered with the Miami-based business accel... Read More  

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Okaloosa County is host to a wide array of businesses and industries. From Tourism to Aerospace & Defense, our diversity reflects th...
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The Technology Coast Manufacturing and Engineering Network, TeCMEN, was established by the Economic Development Council of Ok...
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