Media Contacts

If you are a member of the media seeking information about CareerSource North Central Florida, please contact our communications team:
Shareen Baptiste 352.334.7102
Communications & Project Manager
Gainesville Area Chamber of Commerce / CareerSource North Central Florida

Frank Avery 352.244.5450
Director of Communications
CareerSource North Central Florida

Media Coverage

Check back for ongoing CareerSource NCFL news coverage.

Business Announcements: Don Davis to serve as board chair
Gainesville Sun, July 12, 2015

Startup Quest: Promoting Collaboration in the Innovation Economy
Business in the Heart of Florida, July 2015

Battling the Brain Drain: Career fairs aim to employ more students in Gainesville
the Independent Florida Alligator, April 8, 2015

Local resources can help local entrepreneurs
Tallahassee Democrat, March 21, 2015

Love-relationship startup catches eye of investors
Gainesville Sun, March 20, 2015

Stay in the Swamp career fair seeks to connect UF students, employers
Gainesville Sun, March 18, 2015

16 innovators named finalists for Cade prize
Gainesville Sun, March 17, 2015

Scott names two to CareerSource board
Gainesville Sun, March 12, 2015

UF showcases its star innovators
Gainesville Sun, March 12, 2015

CareerSource North Central Florida, formerly FloridaWorks, honored three past board members
Alachua County business announcements for week of Feb. 1, 2015
Gainesville Sun, January 29, 2015

Dozens of employers stand ready to interview vets for jobs
Gainesville Sun, January 12, 2015

Education Means Business: Bridging the Skills Gap
Business in the Heart of Florida, January 7, 2015

District 1 update
Gainesville Guardian, January 7, 2015
Update of City of Gainesville accomplishments in 2014 made in District 1, which encompasses east Gainesville.

State muscle added to Starke’s economic elevation
Gainesville Sun, December 30, 2014

Alachua County’s job market growing
Gainesville Sun, November 7, 2014

BUSINESS PROFILE: Finding the perfect adventure
Roger Catchpole is the CEO of Sporting Odyssey and
Gainesville Sun, October 23, 2014

Seasonal hiring looking solid for the holidays
The Gainesville Sun, October 17, 2014

Job-training agency gets $10M for health, tech careers
The Gainesville Sun, October 16, 2014

Job-training agency gets $10M for health, tech careers
The Gainesville Sun, October 16, 2014

Washington offers help for long-term unemployed
Merced Sun-Star, October 15, 2014

Big Bend region to get help for long-term unemployed
Tallahassee Democrat, October 15, 2014

VIDEO:Future of Florida Forum: Welcome & Opening Luncheon, September 29, 2014
Startup Quest® Co-Founder and OwnForce Executive Chair Angela Pate spoke on the entrepreneurship panel with other job-creation focused leaders JPMorgan Chase Executive Director Helen Stewart; Mike Tomas, President and CEO of Bioheart Inc. and Chairman of the Florida International University Global Entrepreneurship Center; Sherry Sacino, Founder and President, Youth Empowerment Alliance, Inc.; and Tony McGee, CEO, HNM Global Logistics.

Job and Trade Fair is Tuesday
Gainesville Sun, September 3, 2014

Gainesville-based SharpSpring being sold, will move into renovated Firestone building
Gainesville Sun, August 15, 2014

American Heroes Air Show – 2014 Event Yearbook
Produced by volunteers with a passion for aviation and public safety, the American Heroes Air Show is the nation’s premier admission-free, helicopter-only aviation experience designed to educate the community, media and elected officials about the critical value rotary-wing aviation delivers every day to public safety and homeland security.

Company creates a safety net | PDF
Gainesville Sun, July 13, 2014

Startup Quest Lighting a Fire Under Budding Entrepreneurs
Sunshine State News, July 11, 2014

Better Highway Barriers Using NASA Technology Could Save Lives
NASA Johnson Space Center, July 2, 2014

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