Category Archives: Business

Nemours Children’s Health Named Newest Florida Chamber Foundation Statewide Community Development Partner

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — The Florida Chamber Foundation today announced Nemours Children’s Health’s expanded efforts as the newest Florida Chamber Foundation Community Development Partner. The Florida Chamber Foundation’s Community Development Partnership (CDP) Council is a group of thought-leaders and strategic partners from across Florida who have extensive reach and significant impact on their communities. These companies…

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New Disney Imagination Campus Curriculum Will Teach Critical Skills and Encourage Career Exploration

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – Disney Parks is launching a reimagined line of educational experiences for visiting student groups that will harness beloved Disney franchises – Star Wars, Pixar, Frozen, etc., as well as Walt Disney Imagineering and Disney Live Entertainment – to supercharge the imaginations of students and inspire their career ambitions. Disney Imagination Campus,…

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Gov. DeSantis Encourages Floridians to Prepare for Hurricane Season Ahead of Florida Disaster Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (FNN) – Governor Ron DeSantis, the Florida Division of Emergency Management (FDEM), and the Florida Department of Revenue are encouraging Floridians to prepare for the 2021 Atlantic Hurricane Season by taking advantage of the 2021 Florida Disaster Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday, which runs from Friday, May 28, through Sunday, June 6. The 2021…

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Gateway Orlando District Welcome Business Owners to Mingle Again with ‘Conversations on the Corridor’

ORLANDO, Fla. (FNN) – Business owners are recovering from quarantine fatigue too, and Gateway Orlando District gave them an opportunity to break free Thursday. The organziation hosted its first in-person post-quarantine business networking event “Conversations in the Corridor” at Honest-1 Auto Care South Semoran Thursday. State Rep. Daisy Morales (D-Orlando), whose district Gateway Orlando and…

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Universal Orlando Resort Introduces Summer Tribute Store Featuring the Blockbuster Franchise Jurassic World

Orlando, Fla. – As Universal Orlando Resort prepares to launch Jurassic World VelociCoaster on June 10, guests will have the opportunity to enter the iconic Jurassic World gates and purchase new merchandise in a one-of-a-kind themed environment at the Summer Tribute Store, opening May 27 at Universal Studios Florida. A customizable retail space typically used to…

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Mayor Dyer, Downtown Development Board Honor 50th Anniversary with New Art Sculpture

ORLANDO, Fla. (FNN) – Mayor Buddy Dyer joined the Downtown Development Board (DDB) in honoring its 50th annviersary with brand new artwork Wedensday morning. City Commissioners Robert Stuart, Patty Sheehan, Regina Hill and Bakari Burns also joined Downtown Development Board Executive Director Thomas Chatmon, Jr. in the celebration at the Discover Downtown information center on…

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