CEP News

Ocala MSA Leads the State in Job Growth

Posted on: March 17, 2015

The Ocala metropolitan statistical area returns as the state metro leader in job growth at 5.5 percent, topping the state’s rate of 3.7 percent. 

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First CSX Select Site in Florida Desiginated at Commerce Park

Posted on: March 04, 2015

CSX Corporation today announced that a portion of the Ocala / Marion County Commerce Park in Ocala, Florida has been designated a CSX Select Site.

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Export Bootcamp Program Kicks Off Series

Posted on: February 23, 2015

The Chamber and Economic Partnership of Ocala/Marion County has launched an Export Bootcamp program designed to facilitate develop trade and import/export commerce. 

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Presentation of Economic Impact Study of Equine Industry Available Online

Posted on: February 18, 2015

The presentation Kevin Sheilley, President & CEO of the Ocala/Marion County Chamber & Economic Partnership, gave today on the economic impact study of the equine industry can be viewed here

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New apprenticeship program offers employers ‘upskilling’ training options

Posted on: February 11, 2015

Businesses in Citrus, Levy and Marion counties can take advantage of a new apprenticeship program that enables employers to develop the curriculum, set eligibility criteria and select trainees from among current workers or new hires.

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Jumpers and Golfers and Racers, oh my!

Posted on: January 25, 2015

While our friends in the Northeast are preparing for a "Blizzardgedon", outdoor events are in full swing in Ocala-Marion County!

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Engage in Education Survey Available Here

Posted on: January 21, 2015

Your feedback will go a long way in assisting us in determining the workforce opportunities that exist here, and how we can help to prepare our students for the career opportunities that await them when their education is complete. Take the Engage in Education Survey here

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