October 21, 2020
Thursday, October 18, 2012
Contact: Stuart Doyle
New Enterprise Florida microsite a Fla. info resource for pre/post election research
User-friendliness, customized features, timely content to aid journalists covering Florida
ORLANDO, FL (October 18, 2012) – Journalists, researchers or anyone else who needs quick facts about Florida during this election season now have a new, easily accessible resource in the form of a microsite Enterprise Florida created for this purpose.
The “Florida News Room,” viewable at www.eflorida.com/newsroom, is a one-stop shop for background on topics of particular interest about Florida as the U.S. approaches the election of its next president. Among them are Florida’s economy, demographics, global trade, leading industries and economic development milestones during the past year.
“User-friendliness and convenience with substantive content are what we’ve aimed for with this resource to aid the information-gathering process, which undoubtedly will be very active in the coming weeks,” said Melissa Medley, Enterprise Florida’s chief marketing and communications officer. “This site also provides an opportunity to highlight Florida’s contributions toward improving the national economy as well as its own, which certainly is of widespread interest.”
The site is user-friendly and conveniently organized for specific audiences who are anticipated mostly to need the content:
· Labor, employment, population and income stats
· Ethnic, language and cultural diversity in-state
· Economic development, new business and job-growth highlights
· Merchandise trade, exports and top nations for global trade
· Focus industries and clusters
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Enterprise Florida, Inc. (www.eflorida.com) is a partnership between Florida’s business and government leaders and is the principal economic development organization for the state of Florida. Headquartered in Orlando, Enterprise Florida’s mission is to facilitate job growth for Florida’s businesses and citizens leading to a vibrant statewide economy. In pursuit of its mission, Enterprise Florida works closely with a statewide network of economic development partners and is funded both by the State of Florida and by private-sector businesses.