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Today begins the official hurricane season and now is the time to take advantage of tax-free opportunities to purchase supplies. Goods ranging from generators to gas and kerosene containers are available tax-free from now until June 7th, but some pricing and other restrictions do apply.  The poster below from the Florida...
    To our Cape Coral business friends and patrons:   The 4th Wednesday BizChat has been growing by leaps and bounds! For us to accommodate our attendees, we are pleased to announce that we have secured a new BizChat location starting on May 23rd. We will meet at the Kiwanis Club of Cape Coral...
In recognition of National Small Business Week, Mayor Joe Coviello signed a proclamation declaring April 29-May 5 Small Business Week. The proclamation celebrates small businesses and the vital role they play in Cape Coral. The proclamation highlights the ongoing initiatives of the City that support business growth. Each month, about 100 new...
Cape Coral has launched Cape Coral EDO BizWalks. These BizWalks are designed to connect the Cape Coral Economic Development Office and partner agencies with local businesses to hear first-hand successes and challenges and share local resources. This new Cape Coral EDO initiative-based program is based on proven best practices from...
 April 20, 2018 Quarterly Business Climate Survey Released Business leaders have until May 1st to complete To our Cape Coral Business Community: As your local advocate for business success in Cape Coral, our Economic Development team believes that knowledge is a valuable tool. We encourage business owners and executives to take time to participate in the executive...
Leadership is a skill. Many people appear to be "born leaders" while others emerge and develop over time. In either case, each become better by knowledge, understanding, and action. As in sports, practice and training pay off in the end. As a business, your best investment is in great...
As the new streetscape project progresses on S.E. 47th Terrace in South Cape, it is impacting the existing businesses there. While this is progress and the final product will be very nice, it is making it more difficult to navigate in the area. Please continue to make the effort...
March 9, 20188 Support SE 47th Terrace Businesses During Streetscape Work   As key improvements are made on SE 47th Terrace, our Economic Development Team encourages anyone who is local to take time to support these businesses. Most, if not all, of these businesses plan to remain OPEN throughout the construction process. Project location: ...
Now that the Cape EDO's 4th Wednesday BizChat has swelled to nearly 90 people attending each month, the rules have changed. Instead of having time to give a 30-second elevator speech highlighting your business, product or service, each attendee gets just 10 seconds, or about 10 words. Believe it or...
The Cape Coral EDO hosted its inaugural BizWalk yesterday. During the walk, two teams visited businesses on Pine Island Road north of Chiquita Boulevard. This new Cape Coral EDO initiative, based on proven best practices from the International Economic Development Council, is designed to help the city and our partners...