Bradenton, South Tampa Bay's Business Address, has a perfect competitive position to win intriguing economic development projects and enhance existing industry sectors. With deep-water connections to Latin America through the Port of Manatee, Bradenton has successful leadership that has proven that Bradenton is on the fast track to create an innovative economy around information technology, medical sciences and digital media.
Gaining ground in developing a startup culture, the Bradenton Economic Development Corporation launched a national search for economic development consulting firms to facilitate and create a forward-thinking economic development strategic plan. Once selected, Boyette lead the community through a customized approach to engage stakeholders, assess the community’s competitiveness, spearhead community benchmarking against similar and aspirational communities, and develop data-rich targeted industry profiles as well as delivering a implementation plan with measures.
Recently, Boyette has been engaged to perform a industry sector deep-dive and sector impact evaluation to determine strategies to foster growth among industry players.