January 11th 2018
GrowFL, in partnership with FloridaMakes and the Edward Lowe Foundation, is kicking off a new Manufacturers Business Growth Program for second-stage manufacturers and manufacturing-related companies starting on March 27, 2018. A few slots are still available for this first round of participants; the deadline to apply is extended.
December 19th 2017
Andy Helm from Georgia Tech Manufacturing Extension Partnership presents on Flexible Hybrid Electronics as part of FloridaMakes' webinar series. Watch the full recording here!
November 21st 2017
Representative Jason Fischer (R-Jacksonville) has filed HB 2737 calling for $3.5 million in state funding to strengthen and expand Florida’s manufacturing sector. The funding will further the work of FloridaMakes, an industry-led public-private partnership established in 2015 to improve the productivity and technological performance of Florida manufacturers and strengthen the state’s high-wage manufacturing economy. “The manufacturing sector offers high wage career paths for Floridians.
November 16th 2017
FloridaMakes, in partnership with The Florida Sterling Council, is leading the Florida Sterling Manufacturing Business Excellence Award process.
November 13th 2017
FloridaMakes, an industry-led public-private partnership aimed at improving the productivity and technological performance of Florida’s manufacturing companies and strengthening the state’s manufacturing economy, has appointed Tim Vanderhoof, Senior Vice President for Business Development, Enterprise Florida, Inc. (EFI), to its board of directors.