Small Business Advocate Award: Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum

Small Business Advocate Award: Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum

Tallahassee Mayor Andrew GillumOn February 22, 2017, the United States Conference of Mayors and the Partner America Program recognized the honorable Andrew Gillum, Mayor of the City of Tallahassee, for his hard work and efforts in the interests of Tallahassee’s local small business community.

A Florida native, Mayor Gillum has expanded entrepreneurship and innovation opportunities within his community through the Talent Lives Here (TLH) initiative, and his strong focus on attracting and retaining Millennial entrepreneurs. In fact, Tallahassee’s small business environment has grown so much, that it was recently ranked amongst WalletHub’s “2016’s Best Large Cities to Start a Business.”

In recognition of his contributions to Tallahassee’s local business community and economy, Mayor Gillum was honored with a Mayor’s Small Business Award. If you are a business owner in the City of Tallahassee, this was an invaluable opportunity to meet and speak with your Mayor, learn more about opportunities, methods and practices to improve your business from Partner America’s Keynote Speaker, Curtis Cello, hear more about economic and small business opportunities from local community leaders, and network with other local business owners.

If you are a City of Tallahassee business owner who would like to learn more about the Partner America Program, and how it can help your business, please contact us at 1-877-778-6726.