In response to unemployment, Marion County has teamed up with local business leaders to create 25 new job initiatives, which are geared toward creating new opportunities. Recently, a South Florida company has decided to move its operations from South Florida to Ocala. The chairman of Medtino, Raymond Talarico, spoke with Brittany Wienke about why he decided to make the move to Marion County and on the new jobs he expects to have available.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/talaricoqa.mp3]
The decision came after a month of virtual workshops with industry stakeholders.