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Florida Power & Light Company Honored with Industry Award for Power Restoration in Puerto Rico

Posted by: Florida Power & Light Company on Wednesday, June 13, 2018
The Edison Electric Institute (EEI) presented Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) with the association's special "2018 Emergency Assistance Award for Puerto Rico Power ...

Best Email Apps For Small Business Owners Who Use iPhone

Posted by: LAN Infotech on Tuesday, June 12, 2018
Communication is definitely made more accessible as a result of technology. Unlike previous years where people placed heavy reliance on letters and messengers, currently, ...

Gov. Scott: Florida’s Tourism Industry Booming, Achieves Highest Quarter Ever

Posted by: Governor Rick Scott on Monday, June 11, 2018
Governor Rick Scott announced that Florida welcomed an all-time record 33.2 million visitors to the Sunshine State in the first quarter of 2018. This represents an increase ...

Board of Directors Unanimously Approves Community Safety Policies

Posted by: Liz Beeble on Friday, June 8, 2018

The Board of Directors of the Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce unanimously approved a series of strategic initiatives to improve community safety in the wake of the tragedy at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. The effort was spearheaded by a taskforce comprised of representatives from Leadership Fort Lauderdale, the Women’s Council, the Small Business Committee and the Education & Workforce Committee.

A Message from the Director of Communications

Posted by: Liz Beeble on Friday, June 8, 2018
It’s rare to find an organization that not only believes in its mission, but in its employees. Nearly a year and a half ago I joined the Chamber team, unsure of what I ...

Orange Bowl Announces Inaugural Orange Bowl Beigel-Feis-Hixon Valor Award Scholarship Recipient

Posted by: Orange Bowl Committee on Thursday, June 7, 2018
The Orange Bowl Committee announced Wednesday that Marjory Stoneman Douglas student-athlete, Travis Julmice, is the first recipient of the Orange Bowl Beigel-Feis-Hixon Valor ...

There are now more job openings in America than people looking for work

Posted by: Admin on Wednesday, June 6, 2018
According to the latest numbers by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, there are now more job opening in the United States of America than there are people looking for work. It's ...

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 ...