CEP announces new IT Company to relocate headquarters to Ocala
Ocala, Florida (May 20, 2015)--- The Ocala/Marion County Chamber & Economic Partnership (CEP) announced today that eResources, a full-service technology and digital consulting firm based in Washington, D.C., will relocate its headquarters to the downtown Ocala area. The company will occupy the building at 233 Southwest Third Street.
“We are thrilled to be moving our corporate headquarters to Ocala. Our review of the infrastructure, strategic location in Northern Florida, and the access to resources and talent made Ocala a great choice. We look forward to growing in Ocala and seeing the city thrive from our presence,” said CEO Dusty Gulleson.
eResources is planning on growing their presence in Ocala up to 50 jobs with an average wage of $51,000.
Founded in 1999, eResources specializes in strategic technology consulting, custom web application development, IT Help Desk and infrastructure services, and datacenter services. eResources also has developed a very successful Online Application Management System delivered as a Software as a Service solution. eResources works with Fortune 500 companies, non-profits, publications, educational institutions, and associations. Along with establishing their headquarters here, eResources also hopes to centralize their Network Operations Center (NOC) in Ocala as well.
“The city is pleased to continue partnering with the CEP by awarding a Small Business Investment Program grant to E-Resources, formerly Sun Digital,” said Ocala City Council President, Jay Musleh. “The City is very excited to be able to support E-Resources’ expansion here in Ocala.”
The city of Ocala has awarded eResources with a $25,000 grant from their Small Business Investment Program. This grant will help with moving expenses and renovations to accommodate new hires. Renovations to the building are expected to begin this summer with a move-in date set for mid-August.
“The location of eResources is another great example of the CEP’s efforts to create not only jobs, but high-quality jobs for our community,” said Kevin McDonald, Chairman of the CEP. “Anytime you can locate a company like eResources it is a great win for the community.”
For more information on eResources, visit www.eresources.com.
The Ocala/Marion County Chamber and Economic Partnership was created to be a one-stop hub for the community’s business attraction, creation and retention efforts. The CEP’s mission is to be THE catalyst for a prosperous community. The Moving Forward plan seeks to impact the creation of 3500 new jobs with wages 15% above the county average and resulting in a capital investment of $225 million by 2018.
For more information, visit: www.OcalaCEP.com
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