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Join the Conversation with the Lee County Economic Development Office

Welcome to the economic development blog of Lee County, Florida. Here you will find the latest business news from the cities in our region, including Fort Myers, Sanibel, Cape Coral, Bonita Springs, Estero and Fort Myers Beach. You’ll also find information about Lee County industries, real estate, job growth, business services, education, health and wellness, government, events and more. We invite you to utilize this blog as a platform for conversation and to learn about investing in our region.

2016 to Bring Big Developments to Lee County

By |February 2nd, 2016|

Industry experts are predicting a big year for commercial real estate along Florida’s Gulf Coast [...]

Lee County hires new Economic Development Office director John Boland

By |January 5th, 2016|

The Lee County Economic Development Office is pleased to announce that John Patrick Boland will [...]

REGIONS REPORT: The best Florida shares

By |December 22nd, 2015|

Thousands of Germans are settling in the region of Lee County. They love the sun [...]

5 National Rankings Highlight Lee County/Florida for Business & Investment

By |December 18th, 2015|

Lee County and the state of Florida continued to rank highly in 2015 as some [...]

Rachel Busch and Sarah Newcomb Join the EDO

By |December 15th, 2015|

Rachel Busch, Strategic Projects Manager, brings a wealth of knowledge to the Lee County Economic [...]

Lee County: Popular German Vacation Haven & Great Business Destination

By |December 15th, 2015|

Thousands of German visitors have been coming to Lee County for decades. Trading frigid temperatures [...]