Regional Economic Development Partners
Through the collaboration of the Lee County Horizon Council, the Naples Area Chamber of Commerce and Florida Gulf Coast University, the Southwest Florida Economic Development Alliance (the Alliance) was incorporated as a 501(c)6 organization in the State of Florida in 2013. The Alliance is a marketing engine that represents a five-county Southwest Florida region and aims to attract businesses to the region.
Local Economic Development Partners
The Bonita Springs Estero Economic Development Council (BSEEDC) is committed to building a prosperous, sustainable and economically diverse community. The BSEEDC exists to help local companies succeed and grow, help relocating companies get their businesses up and running as quickly as possible, and attract new business to the region for sustainable job growth.
The Cape Coral Economic Development Office (CCEDO) is responsible for attracting new investors and businesses to Cape Coral. The EDO promotes the growth of existing businesses and works to create new and improved employment opportunities for residents. The EDO’s goal is to diversify and strengthen the local economy, balance the city’s tax base, and continuously improve the quality of life of residents and visitors.