The Development Group has identified target industries to meet the vision of creating a strong community of integrity where people want to be.

Target Industries:

  • Healthcare
  • Manufacturing
    • Clean Energy
    • Food and Beverage
    • Medical Device
    • Textile
  • Value Added Agriculture

In addition to recruiting businesses to locate, re-locate or expand in Hardee County, The Development Group also serves as an economic broker.

Economic Development Services for Private Businesses:

  • Site Selection Assistance
  • Introductions to Corporate and Community Leadership
  • Customized Research Demographic and Labor Market Analysis
  • Liaison in Permitting 
  • Locating Appropriate Institutions
  • Business Advocacy
  • State and Local Incentives Assistance

From the initial meeting with The Development Group staff, your business will be guided and assisted every step of the way, ensuring a smooth and successful process.

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