WHY NORTHWEST Florida
Great location, ideal business climate
The Northwest Florida service area is strategically located along the Gulf of Mexico, offering access to deepwater ports, international airports, rail and major interstate corridors.
The region is home to six military installations that offer a skilled talent pool and pipeline in aerospace and defense, cybersecurity, logistics and distribution, advanced manufacturing and more. Already, companies like ST Aerospace, Navy Federal Credit Union and Eastern Shipbuilding call the region home.
Each year, the region’s education providers award more than 11,000 in-demand certificates and degrees in welding, computer science, engineering, business administration and more.