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. 
Use our free mapping tools

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.

The Beacon Council Proudly Presents The 2017 Beacon Awards

The Beacon Awards is a highly-recognized signature event that honors Miami-Dade businesses for their significant contributions in the areas of job creation, business expansion, corporate citizenship, and leadership. Click on the icons below to view each of our 2017 honorees. 

Miami-Dade adds 18,600 new jobs since 2015 with cross-sector gains

(Miami, FL - July 22, 2016) - Miami-Dade added 18,600 new jobs from June 2015 to June 2016 with growth in the construction sector leading (13.2 percent), followed by financial service sector (3.7 percent) and professional service sector (3.3 percent) according to statistics released Friday.


Miami-Dade Beacon Council Alert: Brexit impact on Miami-Dade County

The vote in the United Kingdom to leave the European Union and what it could mean for Miami-Dade County