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Podcast: Ballpoint workshop for non-profits on Nov. 5

November 4, 2015

Ballpoint Communications Group will host Party with a Purpose: a free marketing workshop and networking event for leaders of nonprofit organizations in Pensacola and surrounding communities. The inaugural event will be held on Nov.  5, beginning…


Pensacola named ‘Most Enjoyable City of the Year’

November 4, 2015

CheapOair, a leading hybrid online and traditional travel agency, has named Pensacola the 2015 “Most Enjoyable City of the Year” at the inaugural CheapOair Owards, in New York City. We beat out Albuquerque, New Mexico; Newport,…


Pensacola ranked 52nd Best Small City in America

November 3, 2015

Pensacola’s quality of life has earned the 52nd place in WalletHub’s 2015 Best & Worst Small Cities in America. Princeton, NJ ranked as the top small city. Pensacola is the highest ranked Florida small town. Overall…


Chamber opens nominations for 56th annual PACE Awards

November 2, 2015

Press release: The Greater Pensacola Chamber is now accepting nominations for its 56th annual Pensacola Area Commitment to Excellence (PACE) Awards, which will take place Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2016, at the Hilton Pensacola Beach Gulf Front.…


Vision 2015 success celebrated

October 30, 2015

Last night, the Greater Pensacola Chamber celebrated the success of its Vision 2015 initiative, a five-year job creation program. The campaign focused on recruiting new businesses, helping local businesses expand and strengthening the partnerships between the…


Florida Manufacturing Month

October 29, 2015

Press release: In honor of National Manufacturing Month, Florida West and Ascend Performance Materials hosted a VIP breakfast to honor this industry within our local economy. The special breakfast and tour as part of an effort…

Business News

Donovan lands big deal at new job

October 28, 2015

Former Pensacola International Airport Director Greg Donovan resigned in August 2014 to head the Melbourne, Fla. airport. Yesterday U.S. Air Force announced that one of his tenants at the Melbourne International Airport, Northrop Grumman, was awarded…


Okaloosa County gearing up to recruit airline

October 27, 2015

Pensacola International Airport is going have more competition for new airline service. The Okaloosa County Tourism Development Council has voted to budget $3 million to spend over two years to recruit the new airline for Destin-Fort…


Fleming appointed by governor

October 26, 2015

Ed Fleming has been appointed by Gov. Rick Scott to the 1st District Court of Appeal Judicial Nominating Commission. Fleming, of Pensacola, is a partner of McDonald Fleming Moorhead. The governor also appointed Gary Rutledge of…