Brevard Business News

EDC of Florida’s Space Coast, Embraer Collaborated to Re-Energize Space Coast Economy at Critical Time

When Embraer selected Brevard after closely examining a host of other possible locations for its North American manufacturing facility, the company set the stage for the Space Coast’s rebirth.
“The timing could not have been better,” said Economic Development Commission of Florida’s Space Coast President and CEO Lynda Weatherman. “It was our own economic stimulus at a time when we really needed it.” […]

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COVER STORY: Economic Development Commission of Florida’s Space Coast Sponsors Certified Production Technician Program

Not that long ago, Brevard lagged behind many areas of the country when it came to job growth and Economic Development Commission of Florida’s Space Coast CEO Lynda Weatherman made it her mission to change that fact, meeting with industry leaders such as Elon Musk and Lockheed Martin to acquaint them with the benefits of the Space Coast. Her efforts to lure manufacturing into Brevard have paid handsomely in job opportunities. […]

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United Space Coast Cables Partners with Economic Development Commission of Florida’s Space Coast

United Space Coast Cables is a small business with a large heart. Devoted to his employees, the community and the business of manufacturing, owner Bryan Holm and his management team not only strive to create a working environment that nurtures employee job satisfaction and career growth, but they also have partnered with the Economic Development Commission of Florida’s Space Coast to raise awareness of the wealth of opportunities awaiting in the manufacturing sector. […]

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Rep. Tyler Sirois’ House Bill Designates Veterans Florida as State’s Assistance Organization for DOD SkillBridge Program

Florida State Representative Tyler Sirois’ House Bill 435 would designate Veterans Florida as the state’s principal assistance organization for the United States Department of Defense’s SkillBridge program to match eligible transitioning service members with businesses offering training and employment within the state. […]