Category: Businesses

FEB 26: NATIONAL SEARCH FOR INNOVATIVE WORKFORCE BOARDS AND BEST PRACTICES LEADS TO BREVARD WORKFORCE

BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA– Brevard Workforce, the area authority on workforce development, hosted an intensive two-day information-sharing session to assist the state of North Carolina. Eighteen workforce professionals representing thirteen regional and state workforce organizations from North Carolina were present to hear about best practices at Brevard Workforce and to be introduced to innovations in delivery […]

JAN 18: BREVARD WORKFORCE HONORED WITH BUSINESS OF THE YEAR AWARD AT PALM BAY CHAMBER’S ANNUAL AWARDS BANQUET

BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA-Brevard Workforce, the area authority on workforce development, was recognized on Friday night at The Greater Palm Bay Chamber of Commerce’s 2013 Board of Directors Installation Dinner and Awards Banquet. Denise Beasley, Director of Communications, represented Brevard Workforce in accepting one of the evenings’ awards: The award for Large Business of the Year along […]

November 1: Presidential Proclamation — National Entrepreneurship Month, 2012

NATIONAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP MONTH, 2012 – – – – – – – BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA A PROCLAMATION America is known around the world as a country that empowers the inventor and the innovator. Ours is a Nation where men and women can take a chance on a dream — where […]

BREVARD WORKFORCE HOSTS CAREER EVENTS UNDER THE NATIONAL EMERGENCY GRANT

BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA- Brevard Workforce, the area authority on workforce development, hosted an open house on October 10 and 16, inviting those eligible to receive assistance through the National Emergency Grant (NEG). These events included valuable insights from local employers and aerospace peers who have benefited from the Brevard Workforce NEG program.  There were more than […]

OCT 10: BREVARD WORKFORCE HONORED WITH CONGRESSIONAL MEDAL OF MERIT IN TECHNOLOGY AT TECHXPO AWARDS DINNER

BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA– Brevard Workforce, the area authority on workforce development was recognized on Monday night at the TechNovation Awards Banquet for excellence in supporting the growth and prosperity of technology companies. President Lisa Rice and Community Resources Coordinator Jan Conrad represented Brevard Workforce in accepting the Congressional Medal of Merit in Technology Cultivation. An exclusive […]

Community In Motion — Signs of Change

BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA– The second edition of COMMUNITY IN MOTION premiered October 1 on WEFSC-TV. Entitled SIGNS OF CHANGE, the half hour broadcast in the public interest was made possible by Brevard Workforce, Florida Today Communications and Eastern Florida State College. The show is hosted by Wayne Price, Florida Today business writer. Community in Motion Signs […]

The Space Coast of Florida: Innovating, On the Front Lines of Change

This is an area of Florida accustomed to nurturing technology innovation and a culture that welcomes entrepreneurs. See what Brevard Workforce is doing here that is attracting attention. Read the feature article, in Solutions for Your Business, “The Space Coast of Florida: Innovating, On the Front Lines of Change” at http://www.gettheprofessionaledge.com/Solutions_July2012_Article1.html

Utah Rocket and Aerospace Technology Company Brings Corporate Headquarters to Space Coast

Brevard County, Fla. (July 10, 2012) – The Economic Development Commission of Florida’s Space Coast, Enterprise Florida, City of Titusville, Space Florida, and Titusville-Cocoa Airport Authority are pleased to announce that Rocket Crafters, a Utah-based corporation that holds licenses for advanced hybrid rocket and aerospace composite technologies as well as proprietary hybrid rocket design and […]

Local Chambers Partner With Brevard Workforce To Promote New Hiring Opportunities

Brevard County, FLORIDA – Brevard Workforce, the area authority on workforce development, has partnered with area Chambers to engage and connect with Brevard businesses. Copy, Paste & Post: New hiring opportunities highlight Chambers’ new partnership http://bit.ly/IgQXDp The partnership with the Titusville Area Chamber of Commerce, the Melbourne Regional Chamber of East Central Florida, and the Greater […]

Ready For Business: Area High School Students To Gain Real-World Experience

Brevard County, FLORIDA – Brevard Workforce, the area authority on workforce development, has partnered with the Academy of Business and Finance at Viera High School in an effort to train young people in work-readiness and career exploration. Copy, Paste & Post: High school academy seeking summer internships at Brevard businesses. http://bit.ly/wc3Kyh The academy, founded in 2007, offers Viera […]