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FloridaWest Economic Development Alliance

Public Notice

The Pensacola-Escambia Promotion and Development Commission (PEDC) and FloridaWest Economic Development Alliance will conduct a Review of the FloridaWest Five Year Strategic Plan on Tuesday, February 2, 2021 from 9:00am – 1:00pm at The Delaino Student Center (Building 5) at Pensacola State College, 1000 College Blvd. Pensacola, FL 32504.

Persons needing special accommodation to participate in this meeting should contact Sena Maddison with the FloridaWest Economic Development Alliance, in writing, at P.O. Box 1992, Pensacola Florida 32591, or at [email protected], by written request 48 hours prior to the event date.

For more information, please call (850) 898-2201 or send an email to [email protected]


FloridaWest Board Members:

  • Karen Sindel, President, Escambia County Appointee
  • Rick Byers, Vice President, Gulf Power Company
  • Ryan Tilley, Secretary-Treasurer, Escambia County Appointee,
  • Rebecca Ferguson,  Pensacola Energy Appointee
  • David Bear, Lewis Bear Company
  • Charletha Powell, FloridaWest Appointee 
  • Donnie McMahon, City of Pensacola Appointee
  • Don Palmer, ECUA
  • Jim Waite, Baskerville-Donovan

Investor Level:

  • Dawn Rutledge, Ascension Sacred Heart
  • Ryan Greenhut, Greenhut Construction
  • Marcus McBride, CareerSource Escarosa
  • Dr. Ed Meadows, Pensacola State College
  • Dave Murzin, First Place Partners
  • Jonathan Tucker, Cox Business

Organizational Support:

  • Scott Luth, FloridaWest CEO
  • Jessica Scholl, Attorney
  • Saltmarsh, Cleaveland & Gund, Auditor
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