Orlando Economic Partnership

Broad-based Prosperity™

The Orlando Economic Partnership unifies our community’s strategies to create a more prosperous economy for all. Through the power of our partnerships we strengthen our regional assets and businesses, advocate for regional priorities and write the next chapter of Orlando’s story.

500,000

college students within 100-mile radius

“We stand ready to assist in creating the workforce of tomorrow by enhancing our efforts to meet the company’s needs.”

Dr. John Hitt, Former President

University of Central Florida

$15B

in infrastructure improvements

“When you look at our infrastructure planning you see we’ve been preparing for this for over a decade.”

Tim Giuliani, President & CEO

Orlando Economic Partnership

No.1

in the nation for job growth

“Walt Disney explored the entire eastern half of the U.S. before deciding upon Central Florida. This remains a perfect location, with its business-friendly atmosphere, highly-ranked schools, world-class healthcare, favorable weather and abundance of cultural opportunities.”

George A. Kalogridis, President

WALT DISNEY WORLD Resort

Upcoming Events

Hosted by Orlando Economic Partnership

America’s largest community leadership program, Leadership Orlando, is accepting enrollment forms for its upcoming session. This long-time Central Florida program creates opportunities to observe, interact and learn from public, private and civic leaders from across the Orlando region.

Hosted by Orlando Economic Partnership

This unique, nonpartisan regional program is designed for business-minded leaders who have an interest in exploring future public leadership opportunities – either as a political candidate or appointee to a government board or commission – and discovering how their experience and talent could address critical public policy issues.

Latest News

Frontier Airlines Announces Maintenance Hangar in Orlando and Opens New Training Facility
December 19, 2019 | Low-fare carrier Frontier Airlines opened its new 11,000-square-foot flight attendant recurrent training center in Orlando and announced recent approval by the Greater Orlando Aviation Authority of its plans to build a 35,000-square-foot hangar at Orlando International Airport (MCO). […]


How Educators and Employers Get Creative to Meet Demand for developer Talent
by Moutasm Badawi on December 13, 2019 | The future labor market will continue to evolve rapidly due to the digitization of everything from communication to retail to transportation. As one of the fastest growing occupations, software developers are in extreme demand in today’s economy. […]


Orlando Branding Campaign Wins fDi Awards
December 12, 2019 | Orlando’s business branding campaign “Orlando. You Don’t Know the Half of It.” received top honors in the fDi Strategy Winners 2019, annual award designations selected by Foreign Direct Investment (fDi) magazine, a product of the Financial Times. […]