Powerful economic incentives, a talented workforce, and international transportation make Sarasota County the place to be for the country’s fastest-growing industries.

By the numbers

#2 State for Business

Chief Executive Magazine

#6 Best Performing US Cities

– Milken Institute

#1 City to Find a Job

– US News & World Report

EDC_quote-iconYou only live once. I truly feel blessed to have found a place that is helping our company, my family and my employees to thrive while feeling you’re on vacation 365 days a year.- John Weller, Co-founder

Explore the Possibilities

Property Search

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Top Employers

See the companies forming the economic base for our dynamic county.

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Workforce Development

Learn how we're continuing to grow our qualified workforce on the Suncoast.

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Chairman’s Advisors

CareerSource Suncoast
Wells Fargo
University of South Florida
Gulf Coast Community Foundation
FCCI Insurance Group
Sarasota Bradenton International
Sarasota Memorial Hospital
Schroeder Manatee Ranch
Ringling College
Premiero Community Bank
PNC Bank
PGT Innovations
Michael Saunders & Company
Lakewood Ranch Commercial
Herald Tribune
Florida Power & Electric
Comcast Business
CenterState Bank
Benderson Development
Bank of Tampa
Coldwell Banker
Baltimore Orioles
Sarasota magazine
Teco Peoples Gas