One voice – One mission – One vision
The Nassau County Economic Development Board (NCEDB) serves as the unified voice and single point-of-contact representing Nassau County as a desirable place to relocate a business or to grow and expand an existing business.
Our mission is simple: to create, grow and attract business investment to Nassau County, Florida and offer high-wage jobs to its residents and our future workforce. Our goal is to create a well-defined identity and brand that defines Nassau County as a desirable location for business.
Our vision is to create a thriving and sustainable community - one with a diverse economy, high-wage, quality jobs for area residents, and an unparalleled quality of life.
Committed to the economic vitality of Nassau County, our staff strives to simplify the site selection process, serving as a one-stop-shop. We offer tailored, confidential services to businesses wishing to relocate, expand or launch a new venture in Nassau County. On the home front, we work with our existing businesses to access the resources they need to become more competitive.
The NCEDB team connects prospects to reliable data, finds property aligned with their needs and unites them with a team of industry and community professionals to help facilitate the decision-making process. Our long-term strategy for an economically diverse Nassau County includes:
Targeting key employment opportunities including: advanced manufacturing, logistics and distribution, aerospace and aviation, and IT facilities, that mirror our county’s current business landscape
Building private-public alliances for infrastructure that drives trade
Offering local and state incentives
Creating workforce training opportunities for our current and future pipeline
Paving the way for quick turnaround permitting
David Yulee is known as the “Father of Florida’s railroads”, having constructed a rail line that would eventually run from Fernandina Beach on the county’s east side across the entire peninsula to Cedar Key. Today rail serves as the impetus for future growth with dual Class I rail lines, CSX and Norfolk Southern, intersecting at the Crawford Diamond Industrial Park and over six miles of Class III rail, First Coast Railroad, adjacent the Wildlight Industrial Park.
Linking the Future
Companies like Rayonier Advanced Materials and WestRock have called Nassau County home for close to 80 years, making way for recent manufacturers ALM Technologies, Rosenblad Design and Science First, blending history with a diverse future.
If you are considering the Southeast for your business, consider Nassau County, Florida. If you’re fortunate to call Nassau County home and are primed for growth, we’re your partner.
Explore the Nassau County Economic Development Board:
·Board of Directors
Meet our leadership team and learn why they think Nassau County is best for business, here.
·Programs & Services
The NCEDB provides key services and support to companies at no cost — ranging from location and expansion expertise to long-term planning with community stakeholders.
Whether you’re an existing business in the area, or considering Nassau County, we have programs and services that will help you succeed. Learn more.
Meet the team who is bringing new business opportunities and investment to Nassau County, here.
Connect with us via email, phone and social media. Connect with us.
·Quality of Life
Nestled in Northeast Florida along the Florida/Georgia border, Nassau County ranks as the 10th healthiest county in Florida and boasts A-rated schools. Learn more about life in Nassau.