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Women's Council Partners with Women's Executiive Club and Broward Women's Alliance to Raise More than $3500 for Pace Center for Girls Broward County

Posted by: Jennifer Becker on Monday, June 4, 2018
On Thursday, May 24th, more than 75 female business leaders from the Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce Women’s Council, Women’s Executive Club of Fort ...

Greater Fort Lauderdale Region Sees Continued Job Growth

Posted by: Liz Beeble on Monday, June 4, 2018
The Fort Lauderdale region continues to be among the top five Florida metro areas for private sector growth, adding 12,400 new jobs in April 2018. The unemployment rate ...

Florida Hurricane Sales Tax Holiday Week To Begin

Posted by: Admin on Thursday, May 31, 2018
The 2018 Disaster Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday begins on Friday, June 1, 2018, and ends on Thursday, June 7, 2018. During this sales tax holiday period, qualifying items ...

FBI Joins Lineup of Experts at Protect & Promote Technology Summit

Posted by: Liz Beeble on Wednesday, May 30, 2018
The Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce Technology Committee is pleased to announce the first annual Protect & Promote Technology Summit on June 5 from 8:00 a.m. ...

High-tech industries: an analysis of employment, wages, and output

Posted by: Brian Roberts and Michael Wolf on Monday, May 28, 2018
High-tech industries matter to the U.S. economy because they produce a large share of total output, and from a workforce standpoint, they employ a large numbers of skilled ...

JetBlue Announces Fort Lauderdale as the New Home for Its Travel Products Subsidiary

Posted by: JetBlue on Friday, May 25, 2018
JetBlue (Nasdaq:JBLU), New York’s Hometown Airline®, and the #1 carrier at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, today announced it has selected Fort ...

Macken Companies Wins City of Fort Lauderdale Community Appearance Award for Beach House Single-Family Development in Dolphin Isles

Posted by: Jennifer Becker on Wednesday, May 23, 2018
On Thursday, May 10th, Macken Companies, a vertically integrated real estate development, construction and brokerage firm, took home the coveted trophy at the City of Fort ...

Real average hourly earnings up 0.2 percent for all private employees from April 2017 to April 2018

Posted by: Bureau of Labor Statistics on Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Real average hourly earnings for all employees on private nonfarm payrolls increased 0.2 percent from April 2017 to April 2018. The increase in real average hourly earnings, ...

Janet Granger Digital Consulting Turns Focus to Marine Industry

Posted by: Janet Granger on Tuesday, May 22, 2018
When I started my own consulting business and left Pitney Bowes, my first clients were two marinas in CT. I relocated to here and now, two years later, I’ve been able ...

BCPS High Schools Among the Nationís Best, as Ranked by U.S. News & World Report

Posted by: Broward County Public Schools on Friday, May 18, 2018
Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) is home to 16 of the nation’s best high schools, according to U.S. News & World Report’s 2018 Best High Schools national ...