Traci L. Gresham
City Manager, City of Alachua
Welcome to the Greater Gainesville area. We are proud of our region and all we have to offer families and businesses. Through tireless work and partnerships, we have been able to foster an environment of innovation and excellence while balancing the preservation of history and natural beauty. The end result places Greater Gainesville at the top tier of communities to raise a family and grow a business. We invite you to learn all Greater Gainesville has to offer.
Supporting businesses in our region is something we work hard to do. We recognize that having a thriving business economy encourages positive growth and creates an innovative culture. The Greater Gainesville area has become a hub of innovation, high-tech, biotech and manufacturing. Businesses have flocked to our region to take part in the innovation economy and are thriving. Private sector growth has been bolstered by a commitment from the public sector. The University of Florida and Santa Fe College produce graduates who are eager to enter the workforce and provide a base of talent from which our businesses can attract. Our government partners continue to invest in valuable infrastructure to facilitate growth and support economic development. We have truly developed the ultimate public-private partnerships to support business growth.
If you are considering visiting our area or moving your business to Greater Gainesville, rest assured you will not be disappointed. Our vibrant community welcomes you with open arms and stands ready to assist you in any way.