CEP News

Strong Job Growth in Ocala MSA Leads Region

Posted on: April 21, 2017

The Ocala MSA continued to show strong job creation in March with 4.0% year over year job growth.

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CEP's Ryan Lilly to take part in summit hosted by the Kauffman Foundation

Posted on: April 17, 2017

Ryan Lilly, the CEP’s Vice President of Business Creation, has been invited to take part in a special summit hosted by the Kauffman Foundation in Kansas City, Missouri this coming June.

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Home Garden & Lifestyle Expo to be held on April 22nd

Posted on: April 10, 2017

The Ocala/Marion County Chamber & Economic Partnership (CEP), in partnership with the Marion County Building Industry Association, the College of Central Florida and the Ocala/Marion County Association of Realtors, will host the 2017 Home Garden & Lifestyle Expo on Saturday, April 22nd from 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. at the College of Central Florida Ewers Center.  

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Ocala Metro Fuels Region's Strong Job Gains

Posted on: March 24, 2017

According to today’s employment summary by the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO), the unemployment rate for the CareerSource CLM region was 5.9 percent, down 0.7 percentage point since January and the same rate as one year ago.

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Teen Entrepreneur Expanding Company into Downtown

Posted on: February 24, 2017

Moy Media is moving to Downtown Ocala

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Gov. Scott Announces Chewy to Create 600 Jobs

Posted on: February 16, 2017

Chewy will locate a new fulfillment center in Marion County.

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Chester Weber Presentation from exCEPtional Mornings Breakfast

Posted on: February 15, 2017

If you missed the CEP's exCEPtional Mornings breakfast featuring Live Oak International, you can still learn about this great event.

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