PEDC Meeting Notices & Board Materials

The Pensacola-Escambia Promotion & Development Commission

Pensacola-Escambia Promotion and Development Commission (PEDC) Meeting

February 21, 2023 10:00 am

There will be a meeting of the Pensacola-Escambia Promotion and Development Commission (PEDC) on Tuesday, February 21st, 2023 at 10:00 a.m. in the first floor conference room (#103) at CO:LAB, 418 West Garden Street, Pensacola Florida. 

The public is welcome to join in and provide public input. If members of the public wish to speak to items on the agenda of regular board meeting or during the Visitor’s Forum, they will be given the opportunity to speak during the public comment portion of the meeting. 

Persons needing special accommodation to participate in this meeting should contact 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] 

PEDC Board Meeting

January 24, 2023 10:00 am

There will be a meeting of the Pensacola-Escambia Promotion and Development Commission (PEDC) on Tuesday, January 24, 2023 at 10:00 a.m. in the first floor conference room (#103) at CO:LAB, 418 West Garden Street, Pensacola, FL. 

The public is welcome to join in and provide public input. If members of the public wish to speak to items on the agenda of regular board meeting or during the Visitor’s Forum, they will be given the opportunity to speak during the public comment portion of the meeting. 

Persons needing special accommodation to participate in this meeting should contact 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] 

Board Materials

Joint Meeting Nov. 14, 2022

November 14, 2022 12:30 pm

There will be a joint meeting of the Pensacola-Escambia Promotion and Development Commission (PEDC) and FloridaWest Board of Directors on Monday, November 14th, 2022 at 12:30 pm in the first floor conference room of CO:LAB Pensacola located at 418 W Garden Street, Pensacola, FL. 

The public is welcome to attend. If members of the public wish to speak, they will be given the opportunity to do so during the public comment portion of the meeting. 

Persons needing special accommodation to participate in this meeting should contact 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] 

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The Pensacola-Escambia Promotion and Development Commission (PEDC) is a government entity established by a special act of the State of Florida Legislature to promote economic development interests such as industry, tourism and commerce. The Commission is composed of nine members:

  • Two members – Commissioners of Escambia County appointed by the Board of County Commissioners of Escambia County.
  • Two members – Council members of the City of Pensacola appointed by the City Council of the City of Pensacola.

  • One member – a member of the Town Council of the Town of Century, appointed to serve by the Town Council of the Town of Century.

  • Two members – Board of Directors from the Pensacola Bay Area Chamber of Commerce, in good standing, appointed by the Chairman of the Board.  (PBACC).

  • One member – at large, appointed by the Board of County Commissioners of Escambia County

  • One member – at large, appointed by the City Council of the City of Pensacola

PEDC Board Members

  • Dave Hoxeng, Chairman, ADX Communications, FloridaWest Board Appointee
  • County Commissioner Steven Barry (District 5), Vice Chair, FloridaWest Board Appointee
  • Dr. Lusharon Wiley, Innisfree Hotels, Secretary-Treasurer, City of Pensacola Appointee, 
  • Councilwoman Allison Patton, Pensacola City Council Member Appointee
  • Councilman Charles Bare, Pensacola City Council Member Appointee
  • County Commissioner Jeff Bergosh (District 1), Board of County Commissioners of Escambia County
  • Century Mayor Ben Boutwell, Century Town Council Member Appointee 
  • Lewis Bear, Jr., The Lewis Bear Company, FloridaWest Board Appointee
  • David Peaden, Home Builders Assoc. of West Fla. Inc., Escambia County Appointee

Organizational Support

  • Scott Luth, FloridaWest CEO
  • Richard Sherrill, Attorney
  • Saltmarsh, Cleaveland & Gund, Auditor