We offer many services to help businesses start, grow or relocate to Sarasota County.
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“The EDC is critical in Sarasota County because its sole focus is to grow and diversify its local economy.”
– Dr. Larry Thompson, President, Ringling College of Art & Design
Small Business Ecosystem
This resource is intended to guide companies through the landscape of business assistance that exists in Sarasota County. There are a myriad of organizations whose core missions are to help businesses grow through the provision of workforce assistance, consulting services, regulatory assistance, industry expertise, networking, financing and incentives.
Invest in Sarasota County
The EDC of Sarasota County diversifies our local economy and helps create jobs for Floridians. Investing in the EDC empowers us to grow our economy and attract more business to our region.
MIDFLORIDA Credit Union has announced the opening of its Sarasota branch located at 544 S....
The Sterling Council and FloridaMakes announced today the 23 manufacturing companies in a field of...
Intertape Polymer Group Inc. (“IPG”) Enters into Arrangement Agreement to be Acquired by Clearlake Capital Group, L.P. in a US $2.6 Billion Transaction
• IPG shareholders to receive CDN$40.50 per share in cash • Transaction provides immediate...