Florida came in second behind Texas as the state with the best business climate in America. The results came from a triennial survey given to hundreds of business executives and conducted by Development Counsellors International, a firm specializing in all phases of economic development and travel marketing.
Of those executives, 18 percent said Florida had the most favorable business climate. That’s up from 14 percent last year.
The survey noted that local and state economic development councils are a large part of business executives choosing a particular site for their business. Most important was an organization’s website as the “single most effective marketing technique.”
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