Laureen MartinezSenior Director, Marketing and Communications
As Senior Director of Marketing and Communications at the Orlando Economic Partnership, Laureen is responsible for developing digital and traditional marketing and communications strategies to raise awareness of the Partnership’s business and community development efforts and Orlando’s status as a top business location. With more than 20 years of experience in journalism and communications, Laureen is also an accredited public relations professional (APR).
The grants will fund two initiatives, including the new regional talent strategy called UpSkill Orlando and BRACE (Business Recovery Assistance and Collaborative Engagement) to support economic recovery in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Solai & Cameron Technologies and its subsidiary, Novatio Solutions, a software company that focuses on the Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Robotic Process Automation (RPA) industry, is relocating its headquarters and training center operations from Chicago to the City of Orlando, creating 200 new high-wage jobs for the region.
The Orlando Tech Council will be comprised of private industry, resource organizations and public partners who will develop new programs with the core objective to strengthen the region’s innovation resources.
The Orlando Economic Partnership is now accepting nominations for the 2019 recipients of the James B. Greene and the Schwartz Innovation Awards to be announced at the Orlando Economic Partnership Annual Dinner later this year.