The 2018 Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp season presented by Community First Credit Union continues with the second series of a nine-game homestand through Monday, July 16. The Jumbo Shrimp host the Biloxi Shuckers, Double-A affiliate of the Milwaukee Brewers, for a five-game series with a promotional lineup including the following highlights:
The PARC Group, developer of Nocatee, has released renderings for the Nocatee Spray Park, featuring a 42-foot water slide tower, five slides, a resort-style beach and interactive spray features. With more than 100,000 square feet, the park is the largest addition to the master-planned community since its founding more than a decade ago.
Coldwell Banker Vanguard Realty announced Bonnie Upright, APR as new Director of Corporate Communications to lead internal and external communications.
Doing Business in JAX
If you're opening or have recently opened a new business in the JAX Region, working to grow your startup and improve profitability, seeking new connections and strategic resources in the business community, or planning to expand in or relocate to Jacksonville, JAX Chamber offers the resources you need to do business in JAX.
Supporting Business Startups and Growth
Whether you are starting a new business or growing an existing one, the Chamber’s Entrepreneurial Growth Division, JAX Bridges, Small Business Center (SBC), and Jacksonville Women’s Business Center (JWBC) can help you achieve your goals through mentoring, training, resources and networking programs.
Promoting Economic Development
Approximately 200 investors belong to JAXUSA Partnership, a division of the JAX Chamber. JAXUSA’s mission is to promote economic development, recruit and retain jobs and improve the region’s quality of life. JAXUSA offers a variety of services to help your business expand in / or relocate to Jacksonville, including
- Introductions to established Jacksonville business leaders
- Access to leaders at CareerSource Northeast Florida, JAXPORT, the Jacksonville Aviation Authority, the Jacksonville Transportation Authority, JEA, Office of Economic Development and JAXUSA’s regional county partners
- State of the art GIS software
- A business intelligence database with statistics ranging from key business advantages to cost-of-living analyses