Chamber Opens Nominations for 55th Annual PACE Awards

November 3, 2014

Press Release: The Greater Pensacola Chamber announced today that it is now accepting nominations for its 55th annual Pensacola Area Commitment to Excellence (PACE) Awards, which will take place Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2015, at the Hilton…


Thank you, Don Gaetz, for Navy Federal jobs

October 30, 2014

Lost in the announcement yesterday that Navy Federal Credit Union plans to increase its workforce by 2026 at its Beulah campus was the role Senate President Don Gaetz played, with the help of Lewis Bear, Jr.…


Studer Strategic Planning Workshop fills up

October 29, 2014

Two weeks is all it took for the Studer Institute’s strategic planning workshop to completely fill up. Partnering with four local organizations, the Studer Institute opened registration for a “Strategic Planning Model for Small Businesses and…


Bentina Terry named Pinnacle Award winner

October 28, 2014

850 Business Magazine has named Gulf Power VP Bentina Terry one of its 2014 Pinnacle Award winners. She is one of 10 women in our region “who have set high standards for themselves and exceeded them,…


Studer Institute offers Strategic Planning Workshop

October 27, 2014

The Studer Institute is sponsoring a strategic planning workshop designed to help small businesses and nonprofits. Partnering with the Studer Institute to sponsor the workshop is Pensacola Young Professionals, Greater Pensacola Chamber of Commerce, Gulf Coast…

2014 Election Business

Scott releases his 2020 plan

October 27, 2014

Gov. Rick Scott released this morning his 2020 plan …two years longer than his second term, if he is re-elected. The plan calls for $1 billion in additional tax cuts for cell phones and business rental…


Maygarden chosen to head Chamber Foundation

October 24, 2014

The Board of Directors of the Greater Pensacola Chamber announced this week that current President & CEO Jerry Maygarden has been chosen to help grow and oversee the operations of its 501(c)(3) nonprofit arm – the…


Pensacola adds 835 more people as of April 2014

October 22, 2014

The Office of Economic and Demographic Research released its population estimates for 2014 – both Escambia and Santa Rosa counties showed increases, primarily in the unincorporated areas.  The state of Florida has added 3.8 percent more…