The Nassau County Economic Development Board is a non-profit organization formed in 1995 as a public-private partnership to provide leadership and develop policies and programs that will foster a diversified and financially strong business community, which will enhance the quality of life in Nassau County.
The NCEDB is committed to help broaden and diversify the local tax base and to assist with the creation of high-quality, diversified jobs within all areas of Nassau County.
- • From 1995 to the present, the NCEDB has assisted in the creation of some 3,300 new jobs for the residents of Nassau County.
• Wages paid by Nassau County employers increased by approximately 40 percent from 1995 to the present. The average annual wage in 1995 was $21,691. Currently, Nassau County’s average annual wage is $31,810.
• NCEDB board members and investors contributed an average of 832 volunteer hours a year to numerous local charities and civic groups at an estimated value of $540,800.
• NCEDB staff provided site selection, permitting/ zoning and other assistance to more than 109 new and 44 existing businesses such as Annandale Millwork & Allied Systems, Florida Machine Works; Addy & Associates; Mulch Manufacturing; Zassi Medical Evolutions; Fabrication Specialists; Florida Petroleum; Springer Controls and more.
• In 2005, the NCEDB began distribution of a monthly newsletter, The NCEDB Report, designed to inform the organization’s investors, business and government partners of the NCEDB’s accomplishments.
• NCEDB staff created a consultants newsletter distributed quarterly to more than 1,600 site selection consultants and corporate real estate executives to market Nassau County as an exceptional place to locate a new facility.