Why franchise in Orlando?
Put down roots in an area poised for growth
With mild weather, year-round sunshine, and miles of beaches, Orlando is one of the country’s best places to live—and that makes it even easier to attract and keep top talent in the area. Add in business-friendly policies, and it’s clear why Orlando is ranked as a top city for job growth and the most economical place to start a business.
The greater Orlando area’s employers represent a range of industries, from tourism to medical research to technology to media. And with more than 30 higher education institutions, Orlando is home to a well-educated workforce—currently 1.2 million strong—that is always growing and eager to be matched with top companies.
Top employers in Orlando:
- Planet Hollywood
- Universal Parks & Resorts
- Wyndham Worldwide
- Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company
Orlando business highlights
One of 10 “American Cities of the Future”
Ranked most economical place to launch a business
One of the best cities for job growth
#4 on the Tax Foundation’s State Business Climate Index
1.2 million+ person workforce