PEDC Board Materials

The Pensacola-Escambia Promotion & Development Commission

Public Notice – September 2022 Regular Meeting

September Regular Meeting:

There will be a meeting of The Pensacola-Escambia Promotion and Development Commission (PEDC) on Tuesday, September 27th, 2022 at 10:00 am in the first-floor conference room #103 at CO:LAB Pensacola, 418 W 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 accomodation to participate in this meeting should contact the FloridaWest Economic Development Alliance, in writing, at PO Box 1992, Pensacola, FL 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]

August Regular Meeting:

There will be a meeting of The Pensacola-Escambia Promotion and Development Commission (PEDC) on Tuesday, August 23rd, 2022 at 10:00 am in the first-floor conference room #103 at CO:LAB Pensacola, 418 W 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 accomodation to participate in this meeting should contact the FloridaWest Economic Development Alliance, in writing, at PO Box 1992, Pensacola, FL 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]

July Regular Meeting:

There will be a meeting of the PEDC Board of Directors on Tuesday, July 26th,  2022, at 10:00 am 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.

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

Public Notice – June 2022 Regular Meeting has been canceled

Out of respect for your time, Chairman Lewis Bear has canceled the regular June board meeting scheduled for Tuesday, June 28th at 10:00 am.  The PEDC meeting date/time conflicts with the Triumph Gulf Coast meeting being held at the Pensacola International Airport in Suite 225.  Please join us there instead. 

The next regular meeting will be July 26th, 2022 at 10:00 am at CO:LAB Pensacola, 418 West Garden Street Pensacola, FL 32502.

For more information, please call (850) 898-2201.

Banking Services RFP

The Pensacola-Escambia County Promotion and Development Commission (PEDC) is accepting proposals from banking institutions to provide PEDC’s banking services. We invite your institution to submit an electronic proposal to us by email to [email protected] due by 12:00 pm on May 13, 2022 for consideration. A description of our organization, the services needed, and other pertinent information is available here:PEDC RFP banking 4.13.22

 

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:

  • Lewis Bear, Jr., Chairman, FloridaWest Board Appointee
  • Dave Hoxeng, Vice Chair, FloridaWest Board Appointee
  • County Commissioner Steven Barry (District 5), Secretary-Treasurer, Board of County Commissioners of Escambia County
  • Councilwoman Teniade Broughton, Pensacola City Council Member Appointee
  • Councilman Jared Moore, 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 
  • David Peaden, Home Builders Assoc. of West Fla. Inc., Escambia County Appointee
  • Dr. Lusharon Wiley, City of Pensacola Appointee
Organizational Support:
  • Scott Luth, FloridaWest CEO
  • Richard Sherrill, Attorney
  • Saltmarsh, Cleaveland & Gund, Auditor