Economic Development

Through strategic partnerships and global outreach initiatives, we are expanding business opportunities
and building a diverse economy.
Learn how we're growing Miami-Dade

Available Land & Buildings

Find land, available commercial
space and other regional data via
our interactive maps. 
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Target Industries

Miami-Dade attracts new business investment in a wide range of sectors. 
Explore the target industries

One Community One Goal

The Beacon Council and its Foundation strive to create an economic climate where residents have access to quality opportunities, with a focus on higher paying jobs in target industries. 

In Good Company, With Room for You

The Beacon Council works to provide Member-Investors with networking opportunities and access to vital research.


From funding needs and technical assistance to consumer services— our industry partners work with us to help businesses get what they need when they need it.

Local Business Local Jobs

Our goal is to develop an economy where businesses thrive and residents have access to quality job opportunities.

Miami-Dade Beacon Council Announces Search Firm and Job Posting for Next CEO

(Miami, FL - Nov. 28, 2016) - Miami-Dade Beacon Council, the County's official economic development partnership, announced today that Korn Ferry has been engaged to handle the organization's search for a new President and Chief Executive Officer.

"Our search committee, led by Chair Jaret Davis, is inclusive of our diverse  community. The committee is confident Korn Ferry will identify qualified candidates with top-level experience in economic development," said Sheldon T. Anderson, Interim President & CEO of the Miami-Dade Beacon Council.

Miami-Dade Beacon Council Partners with StartUP FIU to Help Grow Local Businesses

Innovation event showcases Connect & Grow initiative

(Miami, FL) Nov.17, 2016 - More than 200 attendees gathered at STR Miami in the Little River District Nov.15 to engage with innovators about products being developed locally.