Economic Development Partners

Economic Development Partners

Collier EDO can facilitate introductions to key government, education and private partners at the local and state level. Whether you are an early-stage startup or an established business, we can help connect you with resources such as  mentorship, funding, and workforce recruitment, among endless others for your business needs.


COLLIER LEADS

Collier Leads is a collaboration between Southwest Florida’s major educational institutions and local businesses that create high-quality internship and work-based learning experiences for both businesses and students. Collier Leads understands that experience and connections are crucial for growing and retaining our talent in Collier County. Learn more by clicking the link below or contact Alex Breault alex@napleschamber.org or by phone at (239) 403.2912.

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CAREERSOURCE OF SWFL

CareerSource of SWFL’s has many resources to offer employers and jobseekers alike. Some services that are offered to employers include recruitment, job matching, applicant pre-screening, referrals to positions, job fairs hiring events, private interviewing facilities, employee training facilities.

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FSW CORPORATE TRAINING CENTER

The FSW Corporate Training Center provides a centralized location for FSW’s corporate training initiatives, the Florida Flex Quick Response Training (QRT) and the Incumbent Worker Training (IWT) grants. It is also the focal point for FSW’s customized business training programs.

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Small Business Development Center at Florida Gulf Coast University

The Florida SBDC Network has access to robust databases, business research resources, and knowledgeable experts who can help you successfully navigate the obstacles that come with the stages of the business life cycle.

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