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Investor Directory

The Economic Development Corporation of Sarasota County is a team of engaged public and private leaders committed to being the catalyst for a sustainable, globally competitive, vibrant economy.

Chair Advisors


Carr, Riggs & Ingram

Cavanaugh & Co. LLP

Kerkering, Barberio & Co.

Mauldin & Jenkins, LLC

Purvis Gray CPAs

Advertising, Public Relations and Marketing

Knight Strategic Communications

MAKSCHU Productions


Architecture, Design and Planning

Hoyt Architects

RVi Planning + Landscape Architecture

Stantec, Inc.

Sweet Sparkman Architecture & Interiors

WJ Architects

Commercial Real Estate Project Management


Community Partners

Arts and Cultural Alliance of Sarasota County

Greater Sarasota Chamber of Commerce

Gulf Coast Builders Exchange

Longboat Key Chamber of Commerce

North Port Area Chamber of Commerce

Siesta Key Chamber of Commerce

Venice Area Chamber of Commerce

Visit Sarasota County

Construction, Building Materials and Service Providers

Forristall Enterprises, Inc.

Gator Grading & Paving, LLC

Halfacre Construction Company

Mahoney Concrete Systems, LLC

NDC Construction Company

Willis A. Smith Construction, Inc.

Cultural Experiences

Asolo Repertory Theatre

Marie Selby Botanical Gardens

Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium

Sarasota Opera

Sarasota Orchestra

The Circus Arts Conservatory Inc.

Van Wezel

Cyber Security

Sylint Group, Inc

Educational Institutions

Ringling College of Art and Design

School Board of Sarasota County – Suncoast

State College of Florida Manatee-Sarasota

UF Innovation Station Sarasota County

USF Sarasota-Manatee

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Financial Services

Bank of America

BMO Harris Bank

Centennial Bank

JP Morgan Chase

Liberty Savings Bank

Northern Trust

PNC Financial Services Group

Regions Bank

SouthState Bank


The Bank of Tampa


Valley Bank

Food Services

Sutter's Quality Foods


HCA Florida Englewood Hospital

Lakewood Ranch Medical Center

Sarasota Memorial Health Care System


Atlas Insurance

Brown & Brown

CBIZ Insurance Services

FCCI Insurance Group

Shepherd Insurance

Universal Insurance Managers, Inc

Zenith Insurance Company

Legal Services

Icard Merrill

Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick

Williams Parker Attorneys at Law


DMSI International

Enzymedica, Inc.

Harmar Mobility, LLC

Mullet's Aluminum Products, Inc.

Octex Holdings, LLC

PGT Innovations

PPi Technologies Group

Media and Publishers

Business Observer

Nonprofit and Trade Organizations

Community Foundation of Sarasota County

Goodwill Manasota

Gulf Coast Community Foundation

Realtor Association of Sarasota and Manatee

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Real Estate & Property Management

Benderson Development Company, LLC

Coatue Companies

Hembree & Associates, Inc.

Ian Black Real Estate, LLC

Michael Saunders & Company

Premier Sotheby's International Realty

RE/MAX Alliance Group

Robbins Associates, Inc.

Starling Group

Taubman – The Mall at UTC

Wellen Park, LLC

Residential Service Providers

Aqua Plumbing & Air

Wright Way Emergency Services

Ygrene Energy Fund


Comcast Business

RITE Technology


S-One Holdings Corporation

Uniti Fiber

Travel and Lodging

Lodgco Hospitality

Sarasota Bradenton International Airport

The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota


Florida Power & Light Company

TECO Peoples Gas

Workforce Service Providers

CareerSource Suncoast

Express Employment Professionals

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