The stunning relocation of Hertz to Southwest Florida is an epic event in the history of our region. Not only is it the first time a Fortune 300 company has ever relocated here, it marks something of a bellwether moment for our economic development — not only today, but for years to come.
Also recently, Alta Resources — a company headquartered in Wisconsin that provides customer relationship management services to many major consumer brand leaders — recently announced expansion here with the addition of more than 300 new jobs.
According to a recent article in Forbes by Travis H. Brown, Southwest Florida should quickly become more than just a top destination for visitors — for quality of lifestyle, corporate tax rates, personal tax rates and much more. Read more here.