We have planned our Economic Development Presentation for November 7, 2019 at the Selby Library at 5 Points in Downtown Sarasota 4:00 pm followed by a Meet and Greet at a location nearby. We will Inform our Members about Economic Development in the City and County of Sarasota, as well as the EB-5 program which provides Visa Green Cards for people who make significant business investments. 

We have speakers from the Economic Development Departments of the City and County of Sarasota. Sylva Kanderal and I will explain the EB-5 Program. More info at:

We reworked the Economic Development blog, eliminating most of the historic photographs and posts per the direction of our President.  The site is:

Which forwards to:

We are working with the Sister City Communications team to integrate Economic Development information with the Web site. We submitted two alternative drafts of the proposed Economic Development page for the new Web Site.

We visited the City of Perpignan and discussed potential Economic Development efforts. Photos of the visit are posted on our Perpignan site.

We visited with representatives of the regional Economic Development group in France.


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