Category: Businesses

June 4-6, 2019 46th Space Congress

Space Congress® is a forum for a breadth of topics regarding current space initiatives through relevant panel discussions and prominent speakers. The Congress allows for technical interchange between aerospace professionals, faculty, students and the general public during the panel sessions. Click to Register Here! WHEN: June 4-7, 2019 WHERE: 8701 Astronaut Boulevard, Cape Canaveral, Florida […]

Governor Ron DeSantis Announces $1.75 Million in Grants to Support Apprenticeship Expansion

Tallahassee, Fla. – Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced $1.75 million to help Floridians acquire the skills needed for in-demand occupations through new and expanded apprenticeship and pre-apprenticeship programs across Florida. “The expansion of workforce education and training programs is an essential element of our bold vision to ensure Florida has the No. 1 workforce in […]

CareerSource Brevard team always ready to assist wide range of businesses

From: Brevard Business News, December 31, 2018, Page 13 By: Ken Datzman ROCKLEDGE — Through the years, CareerSource Brevard’s Business Services’ team has been able to shift its stance fairly quickly and be responsive to the needs of employers and employees in varying economic conditions. In 2011, for example, the unemployment rate in Brevard County […]

CareerSource Brevard Scheduled Closings

CareerSource Brevard’s career centers will be closed on the following dates: Christmas Eve and Christmas Day:  Monday, Dec. 24 and Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2018 New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day: Monday, December 31, 2018 and Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2019 Martin Luther King Day:  Monday, Jan. 21, 2019 Memorial Day:  Monday, May 27, 2019

The Brevard Healthcare Workforce Consortium Meets February 5, 2019

Mark your calendars and join us for the next consortium meeting! Tuesday, February 5  9am – Noon, 8:30am registration begins New Location- Space Coast Health Foundation – Center for Collaboration 1100 Rockledge Blvd Suite #100 Rockledge, Florida  32955   Register now! https://bhwcfeb5meeting.eventbrite.com   Top 3 Reasons to Attend: 1. Learn NEW initiatives for building your talent […]

IACI Summit Produces a Valuable Partnership for Brevard Employers

For immediate release By: Wendy K Coomer, Executive Director, Global Communications, IACI Kennedy Space Center, Brevard, Florida- November 29, 2017 Career Source Brevard and the International Association of Certified ISAOs (IACI) are pleased to announce a partnership to develop the cybersecurity workforce in Brevard County.  The partnership was developed at the IACI International Cybersecurity Summit this […]

Blue Origin to build rocket servicing center in Florida

by Alan Boyle Blue Origin, the space venture created by Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, has struck a deal with Florida’s spaceport authority to build a $60 million rocket testing and refurbishment facility near Cape Canaveral. The facility would be constructed at Space Florida’s Exploration Park to provide support services for the $205 million, 750,000-square-foot New […]

MG Foods Selects Brevard Bringing 95 New Jobs and a $2.3 Million Capital Investment

Company to renovate 30,000 square-foot facility in Melbourne. Space Coast, FL (September 11, 2018) – MG Foods Inc. will join Brevard’s growing food manufacturing industry, becoming the 23rd company in this local sector, the Economic Development Commission of Florida’s Space Coast (EDC) announced today. The company will renovate 685 Atlantis Road in Melbourne for its […]

3rd Annual State of Manufacturing Event

WHEN:  Wednesday, September 19, 2018 from 4:30pn-6:30pm WHERE:  Aviation, Assembly & Fabrication Hangar, Eau Gallie High School -1400 Commodor Blvd., Melbourne, FL WHAT: Manufacturing Month Kick-Off State of Manufacturing Keynote: James Heckman, Economist for Florida Department of Economic Opportunity 2018 Manufacturing Champion Awards, Presentation and Study Findings on the Manufacturing Perceptions of Parents, Behind the […]

Federal Contracting Conference

Congressman Bill Posey Presents:  FEDERAL CONTRACTING CONFERENCE Meet Procurement Representatives! Melbourne, FL – Congressman Bill Posey has announced he will be hosting a Federal Contracting Conference on August 14. This is the chance for government contractors to have one-on-one meetings with procurement representatives from Washington D.C., and Central Florida to explore new contracting opportunities. This […]