CEP News

Help CEP advocate on your behalf

Posted on: October 13, 2016

As an organization of business promoting business and representing the needs of business, the Ocala/Marion County Chamber & Economic Partnership (CEP) is the voice for business.  

In order to represent your interests, we ask you to complete our Business Climate and Legislative Issues Survey. It is essential we hear from you as the information gathered from this survey helps the CEP shape our position on key issues as well as prioritize its advocacy agenda. Click here to take the survey. 

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Bill Rasmussen, founder of ESPN, to be keynote speaker at November exCEPtional Mornings Event

Posted on: September 27, 2016

In honor of Global Entrepreneurship Week, Bill Rasmussen, founder of ESPN, will speak at the exCEPtional Mornings breakfast on Wednesday, November 16th. Learn more about Bill Rasmussen and to reserve your seat, click here

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Announcing Leadership Ocala/Marion Class XXX

Posted on: September 06, 2016

LOM Class XXX embarks on a nine-month journey to address community challenges and build leadership skills

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AutoZone to locate distribution facility in Ocala

Posted on: August 25, 2016

AutoZone will build a $50 million distribution facility in Ocala creating 240 new jobs. 

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Ocala Downtown Market set to open September 3rd

Posted on: August 24, 2016

After months of planning, collaboration and hard work, the Ocala Downtown Market will make its debut on September 3rd. 

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3rd Annual Youth Business Plan Competition Announced

Posted on: August 16, 2016

The 3nd Annual Marion County Youth Business Plan Competition officially opened this week for entries; the application deadline is October 31st at 5PM. 

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How Have We Moved YOU Forward?

Posted on: July 12, 2016

The CEP is collecting testimonials from the many businesses we’ve had the pleasure of assisting. If you have a good story to share about how someone at the CEP has or currently is helping your company, please fill-out our short survey here

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