The Council for Economic Outreach (CEO) is the designated economic development entity for all of Alachua County. CEO’s charge is to assist existing businesses through expansion, to help grow new companies in our community and to attract new opportunities to Alachua County. CEO was the first economic development organization in the state of Florida to earn recognition as an Accredited Economic Development Organization by the American Economic Development Council.
CEO launched Momentum 2015 in Dec. 2010, aiming to build upon CEO’s successes with its last campaign, Opportunity 2010, to create an environment in which our businesses continue to thrive. Momentum 2015 is a five-year economic and community development campaign for Gainesville/Alachua County. Learn more about Momentum 2015 »