U.S. Chamber


“The Gainesville Area Chamber of Commerce has facilitated a successful partnership with the Council for Economic Outreach, Alachua/Bradford Regional Workforce Board – FloridaWorks, Santa Fe College, the Public K-12 School System, and others,” states Arthur J. Rothkopf, Senior Vice-President of the U.S. Chamber. “Gainesville’s regional approach demonstrates how economic development and education are inextricably linked and need to be viewed as one overall collaborative coarse of action to developing a quality regional workforce. ” -2009 ICW Region of Excellence Award-