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Amazon, Lockheed and other top tech employers seek 100s of Orlando workers

The nation’s biggest tech employers are on a hiring frenzy, including in Central Florida.  Amazon, Raytheon and Lockheed Martin are among the 20 companies with the most technology job...

Microvast to hire 100 lab managers, scientists, engineers in Seminole County

More details have been revealed regarding the 100 high-wage jobs a lithium ion battery maker will create in Central Florida.   Seminole County commissioners on May 11 approved an agreement...

Orlando tech job postings accelerate. These are the top positions available.

Central Florida's need for software developers, network engineers and other tech workers is growing. Orlando ranked the 41st U.S. city for most tech job postings in the first quarter,...

More tourists to go into outer space and boost Florida’s rocket industry

Not an astronaut? Not a problem for the crew members of upcoming Florida space missions.  Aerospace firm Axiom Space Inc. will send four private citizens to the International Space...

Sierra Nevada’s space plane to create ‘significant’ number of jobs in Brevard County

Astronauts soon will leave Florida on a space plane.  Space and defense firm Sierra Nevada Corp. will create Brevard County jobs as it gears up to begin launches and...

Fast-growing staffing firm Loyal Source to help NASA recruit locally

Local recruiting and staffing firm Loyal Source Government Services LLC soon will help NASA recruit workers to support efforts to explore the solar system and beyond. Companies in Central...

Beep Inc. snags big VC investment as it grows Orlando transportation network

Beep Inc. in 2019 launched Central Florida’s first self-driving shuttle network, and now it has landed one of the region’s biggest startup investment deals of 2021.  The Orlando-based autonomous...

Exclusive: Cyber firm ThreatLocker raises VC, plans to quadruple staff

ThreatLocker Inc. has doubled in size in less than a year, but the business needs to grow further to keep up with sky-high demand. The Maitland-based cybersecurity company on...

Electric battery maker Microvast eyes Seminole County for R&D center and new jobs

An electric battery research facility and at least 100 high-wage jobs soon may be on the way to Seminole County. Manufacturer Microvast Inc. seeks $100,000 in Job Growth Incentive...

Orlando defense firm plans significant manufacturing campus expansion

A manufacturer near Orlando International Airport plans to expand its manufacturing facility significantly.  C4 Advanced Tactical Systems LLC plans to build a 25,000-square-foot addition to its 63,000-square-foot manufacturing facility...