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The Miami-Dade Beacon Council and Publishing Partner HCP Media Launch Advantage Miami 2020

MIAMI, FL., January 10, 2020 – The Miami-Dade Beacon Council, together with custom media company HCP Media, proudly unveil the 2020 edition of Advantage Miami. This “go-to” resource guide provides business owners, key decision makers and talent with essential information on MiamiDade County’s business advantages, including its growing tech ecosystem, strategic global location, infrastructure, diverse talent […]

My Advantage Miami

Riding in Style from Kendall to Brickell: Adventures of a First Time Train Commuter By: Tere Garcia What if there was a solution to the morning commute? Well there is, and after 6 years of commuting from Kendall to Brickell and being extremely familiar with Kendall Drive and 104th Street, I decided to give something […]

November 2019 Employment Report

Sponsored by: Miami-Dade County has reached the highest number of payroll jobs in its history The numbers analyzed In November 2019, Miami-Dade County area was the third largest metro area in year-over-the-year job gains in Florida, following Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford and Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater areas. The County created 24,700 new nonagricultural payroll jobs (not seasonally adjusted), from November […]

October 2019 Employment Report

In October 2019, Miami-Dade County had the highest number of non-agricultural payroll jobs in county history at  1,233,700. The numbers analyzed In October 2019, Miami-Dade County area was the third largest metro area in year-over-the-year job gains in Florida, following Orlando-Kissi­­mmee-Sanford and the Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater areas. The County created 23,600 new nonagricultural payroll jobs (not […]

September 2019 Employment Report

The numbers analyzed In September 2019, Miami-Dade County area was the second largest metro area in year-over-the-year job gains in Florida, following the Orlando-Kissi­­mmee-Sanford area. The County created 29,100 new nonagricultural payroll jobs (not seasonally adjusted), from September 2018 to September 2019 which was a 2.4 percent increase. The highest job creation occurred in Education […]

WeWork Labs Launches in Downtown Miami

Miami is home to a rapidly growing and thriving startup ecosystem and the global business community has taken note. As the region’s innovation economy continues to evolve, WeWork is launching its first Labs location in the Magic City which will provide local entrepreneurs with the space, community, programming and mentorship connections they need to succeed. […]

The Miami-Dade Beacon Council Kicks Off Its 35th Year With Three Promotions

Chief Operating Officer, Chief Marketing Officer and Director, International Economic Development (Miami, FL) October 1, 2019 –  The Miami-Dade Beacon Council, the County’s official public-private economic development partnership, is pleased to announce three promotions as it kicks off its 35th anniversary. Chief Financial Officer Camela Glean-Jones also assumes role of Chief Operating Officer. Formerly CFO […]

August 2019 Employment Report

The numbers analyzed In August 2019, Miami-Dade County area was the second largest metro area in year-over-the-year job gains in Florida, following the Orlando-Kissi­­mmee-Sanford area. The County created 28,500 new nonagricultural payroll jobs (not seasonally adjusted), from August 2018 to August 2019 which was a 2.4 percent increase. The highest job creation occurred in Education […]

The Beacon Council Foundation to Host One Community One Goal Report to the Community

Marcelo Claure, CEO of SoftBank Group International, to Keynote   WHAT:          2019 Report to The Community          The Future Of…Work| Talent| Collaboration| Community See How Miami-Dade Powers Innovation ** Updated 2019 One Community One Goal data to be shared at event. OCOG Miami Dade County achievements since 2012: Helped create 171,855 […]