Lockheed Martin builds new research and development facility in Orlando

Posted by Amanda Roche on Mar 12, 2018 5:01:53 PM

Lockheed Martin has found success in the Orlando region for decades by partnering with educational institutions. Orlando’s steady pipeline of aircraft and aerospace engineers from one of the nation’s first technical schools combined with Florida’s friendly business climate has given Lockheed Martin a competitive advantage and enabled the company to win numerous major U.S. defense contracts.

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Topics: Projects, News & Media

Johnson & Johnson Human Performance Institute to Expand with New HQ in Orlando

Posted by Laureen Martinez on Mar 2, 2018 11:29:07 AM

The Johnson & Johnson Human Performance Institute will expand its footprint in Orlando’s Lake Nona community with the construction of a new global headquarters. The $18 million state-of-the-art campus will house the Human Performance Institute's multidisciplinary training center and serve as the global hub for continuing research and development into science-based approaches to improve human energy capacity for performance, resilience and leadership. The company will create 25 new, high-wage jobs. Construction on the facility will be completed by the end of 2018.

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Topics: Projects, Life Sciences and Healthcare, Corporate Headquarters and Regional Offices, News & Media

BRIDG gaining momentum with new partnerships

Posted by Amanda Roche on Feb 23, 2018 8:51:02 AM

As one of the world’s most versatile microelectronic fabrication facilities, BRIDG is gaining new strategic partners including Siemens, Massey Services and Face® International Corporation.

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Topics: Advanced Manufacturing, News & Media

Sheena Fowler joins the Full Sail University Hall of Fame

Posted by Amanda Roche on Feb 14, 2018 9:00:00 AM

The Orlando Economic Partnership’s Senior Director of Marketing and Communications and Orlando Film Commissioner, Sheena Fowler, is inducted into the 9th Class of the Full Sail University Hall of Fame. Full Sail University’s Hall of Fame celebrates over 35 years of Full Sail graduates shaping entertainment and pop culture.

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Topics: News & Media

Orlando’s Amazon HQ2 Proposal

Posted by Laureen Martinez on Jan 25, 2018 2:37:43 PM

The Orlando Economic Partnership is proud of the region’s collaborative effort to put forward a strong proposal for Amazon’s second North American headquarters (HQ2). While Orlando was not selected for Amazon’s short list, the company was impressed by the community’s talent, assets and could clearly see the region’s potential. Now that Amazon’s read the proposal – it’s your turn. 

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Topics: Economic Development, News & Media

Orlando Economic Partnership names Lisa Hultquist as new SVP of Marketing and Communications

Posted by Laureen Martinez on Jan 15, 2018 4:15:00 PM

Lisa Hultquist joins the Orlando Economic Partnership as the Senior Vice President of Marketing and Communications. Hultquist is a seasoned professional with more than 25 years of experience in promoting some of the world’s most famous brands including Hershey, NASA and Marriott.

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Topics: President and CEO, News & Media

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