Osceola County Leading Employers
Visionary leadership has diversified tourism economy in Osceola County.
WHY OSCEOLA COUNTY?
Discover a place that is growing and changing in all the best ways.
It’s time for a reality check. Time to toss aside what you think Osceola County has to offer and recognize that our area is more than just a great place to vacation. It’s also an amazing place to live and do business.
Osceola County is home to thinkers, dreamers and leaders. Young and educated, hardworking and diverse, talented and high-tech. We are eager to share with you the whole story of this thriving community.
Unbeatable quality of life. This area of Central Florida provides a rich lifestyle for residents through cultural opportunities, arts, fashion, music, amateur and professional sports, favorable weather and abundant recreational activities.
In Osceola County, visionary government and business leaders have paved the way for diversification of an economy that has long been rooted in tourism.
Signs of success include a thriving 1,200-acre industrial park at Poinciana and cutting-edge commercial development at Celebration, an Osceola community conceived and built by the Walt Disney World Company, which encompasses office, retail and residential sites. Rapid permitting and aggressive incentive packages further enhance this county's attractiveness for relocation and expansion.
Future development will center around the 12.5-mile Osceola Parkway, which connects Orlando International Airport with local attractions and numerous major thoroughfares. Accessible and affordable property is available for development along the parkway. Also on the drawing board for Osceola County is a world-class exposition center, which will even further enhance the region's international identity.
Also on the horizon, the next generation of advanced manufacturing technology is being bred in Osceola County at the first-of-its-kind research center. Dubbed the International Consortium for Advanced Manufacturing Research (ICAMR) — the world’s first industry-led Smart Sensor Consortium will leverage unique and existing technologies and processes in the development of advanced, universal technologies. There are high hopes for the $61 million center, which would have 250 high-tech jobs directly. It has the potential to attract between 20,000 and 80,000 higher-wage jobs in coming decades if it’s successful, according to the Metro Orlando Economic Development Commission.
Leading Employers in Osceola County
|Company||Number of Employees|
|Florida Hospital Celebration / Nicholson Center - FIND HOMES||3,802|
|Osceola Regional Medical Center - FIND HOMES||1,616|
|Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center - FIND HOMES||1,014|
|Disney Vacation Club - FIND HOMES||700|
|McLane / Suneast - FIND HOMES||700|
|Lowe's Distribution Center - FIND HOMES||607|
|PepsiCo - FIND HOMES||200|
|Mercury Marine - FIND HOMES||100|
|Source: Direct Company Contact; Orlando Sentinel; Orlando Business Journal - December 2014|
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