Happy New Year to our members!

At FACC, we have started the year by meeting with the board and hosting our first events of the year. Both of the events were a success and we'd like to thank everyone who attended! 

You can read all about the past events and find information about upcoming events on our website.

We seek to keep you informed to keep you on top. There are many valuable exclusive benefits that we offer to our members. FACC-FL is the forum for networking, meeting potential customers and clients, gaining new contacts and growing your business. Do not forget that as a member, you have the opportunity to increase visibility and advertise in our monthly newsletter and social media channels!

Looking forward to seeing you at our events and l et's make this year the best one yet!

We are also looking for our next intern, read more about this in this newsletter or visit http://facc-fl.com/internship/ 

Yours in service,
Esa Jokela
FACC President

Introducing new members

Polar Bakery               
Polar Bakery is an established Swedish family bakery specializing in Swedish and also some Finnish and Norwegian baked items. 

What's new

Intern wanted!
We are currently looking for a new intern, for both summer and fall season. Are you ready for the experience of a lifetime or do you know someone who is?
M ore information here
  or contact us at info@facc-fl.com 

News from Finland

What Finland can teach the world about education
The secret to Finland's surge in the education ranks is a certain fearlessness and willingness to try something new.

Helsinki Airport hits new highs
The passenger numbers at Helsinki airport have grown at an unexpected pace.

President Niinistö re-elected
The presidential elections on Sunday made Finnish political history.

News from Florida

The fastest growing states, including Florida
Florida has continued to grow at a near nation-leading pace.

Study: State's industry diversification ranking improves
The state of Florida was more economically diverse in the second quarter of 2017 compared to the same quarter in 2016.   Read More

The year ahead: Business outlook for 2018
Experts in real estate, retail, tourism, health care and the financial sector weigh in on what 2018 has to hold for the Sunshine State. Read More

Upcoming partner events



We hope you find this newsletter useful and we would love to get feedback and suggestions on how to make it better. We also have many volunteer opportunities within the chamber so let us know how you want to be involved.

Esa Jokela
FACC, Florida Chapter