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Alorica announces expansion in Orlando with 250 projected new jobs

Posted by Laureen Martinez on Oct 17, 2017 2:01:00 PM

Alorica, the world’s third largest provider of customer experience solutions, celebrated the opening of its new Lake Mary office in October. The company expects to hire 250 new workers and make a $3 million capital investment in the region.

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Topics: Corporate Headquarters and Regional Offices, Economic Development

KPMG breaks ground on its largest project ever

Posted by Jennifer Wakefield on May 23, 2017 10:51:57 AM

After announcing plans to build a $430 million global learning, development and innovation facility in Orlando, in early January, KPMG has already broken ground on its 55-acre, 800,000-square-foot operation in Lake Nona. This is the firm’s largest capital investment project ever according to KPMG LLP Chairman and CEO Lynne Doughtie.

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Topics: Projects, Corporate Headquarters and Regional Offices

Orlando’s tech scene is growing with new company expansions

Posted by Amanda Roche on Mar 30, 2017 3:43:54 PM

Arrow Sky Media is just one of three technology companies relocating and expanding in Orlando in the first quarter of 2017.

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Topics: Innovative Technologies, Corporate Headquarters and Regional Offices, Projects

Samsung signs lease for large distribution HQ

Posted by Amanda Roche on Feb 22, 2017 3:26:31 PM

Global consumer electronics giant Samsung is relocating its existing Jacksonville operations to take advantage of the logistical benefits of being located in the middle of the state of Florida in the Orlando region’s Lake County.

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Topics: Projects, Corporate Headquarters and Regional Offices

KPMG plans to build $430 million global training facility in Orlando

Posted by Amanda Roche on Jan 9, 2017 4:23:37 PM

KPMG LLC announced its plans to build a 55-acre, 800,000-square-foot  learning, development, and innovation facility in Lake Nona located in the City of Orlando. KPMG expects to create 80 high wage jobs in Orlando and make a $430 million capital investment. Construction on the new, state-of-the-art facility is scheduled to begin in spring 2017 and be completed in late 2019. This is now the largest capital investment project the Orlando EDC has established in the last 10 years in the community.

This brand-new facility represents KPMG’s progressive vision to create an energetic forum for learning for its employees, further enhancing its world-class training capabilities. The premier meeting space will include an Innovation Center, a museum, as well as 800 guest rooms, fitness and outdoor recreational facilities, and multiple food and beverage venues.

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Topics: Projects, Corporate Headquarters and Regional Offices

USTA officially opens new National Campus in Orlando

Posted by Amanda Roche on Jan 9, 2017 3:07:33 PM

The USTA officially opened its new National Campus in Lake Nona after hosting a community open house and celebration that included internationally known tennis players Chris Evert, James Blake and Jim Courie as well as Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer, Orange County Commissioner Jennifer Thompson, and USTA President Katrina Adams.

The 64-acre National Campus is a state-of-the-art, technologically advanced facility for players of every level and was designed with the goal of ensuring the sports continued growth far into the 21st century.  

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Topics: Projects, Corporate Headquarters and Regional Offices

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