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FloridaWest is pleased to announce that our promotional video for the Bluffs, produced by an all-star team of local talent, has received three Aurora Awards. The Aurora Awards recognize media creators around the world who demonstrate the great ability to captivate audiences by their creative displays of grand execution and brilliant content. These awards represent … Read more

FloridaWest Economic Development Alliance today announced that their board of directors voted to support three Triumph Gulf Coast proposals moving past the pre-application phase.   The first is in support of The Pensacola-Escambia County Promotion & Development Commission (PEDC) request for $8 million in funding which would be used for the construction of a new … Read more

Veteran-Owned Business Serves those that Serve Today the FloridaWest Economic Development Alliance announced that VetFed Resources, Inc. will open a new location in Pensacola, creating twenty new jobs. The 20 new jobs and 2 retained jobs, with above average wages, and the $95,000 initial capital investment put into this existing office property will have positive … Read more

On Friday October 13, 2017, FloridaWest and UWF, in partnership with public and private organizations, officially launched the Cybersecurity Strategic Plan for Greater Pensacola at a standing room only event in the UWF Commons Conference Center. Our existing cybersecurity industry cluster, combined with a national need for cybersecurity services and development, presents a unique opportunity … Read more


Since taking office, Florida Governor Rick Scott’s first priority has been creating jobs for the people of Florida. FloridaWest Economic Development Alliance thanks Governor Scott for his proactive support of Pensacola, Escambia County and our local job creating initiatives.
We look forward to continuing to work with the Governor and our community partners in promoting The Bluffs.

CareerSource Escarosa will partner with Escambia County and Pensacola State College to host the 2017 Fall Job Fair on Friday, September 29 from 10 am  to 2 pm at the Brownsville Community Center, 3200 West Desoto Street, Pensacola, FL. This no-cost event is open to the public. Job-seekers will have the opportunity to network with … Read more

ITEN WIRED Extends Early Bird Registration to August 4 Tech Conference takes place October 9 – 11 at the Pensacola Beach Hilton ITEN WIRED is the Gulf Coast’s premier conference for executives, entrepreneurs, professionals, and educators working in technology. Don’t miss this opportunity to exchange ideas and forge new collaborations around innovation, technology, and entrepreneurship. With topics … Read more

New FloridaWest website features include The Bluffs campus, targeted industry sectors, workforce data, access to market, available properties and more.

International Paper’s Pensacola Mill has a long history of service to the area’s economy, making paper products for more than 75 years and being one of the best corporate citizens in the community.