TOP 10 REASONS TO OPEN, RELOCATE, OR EXPAND YOUR BUSINESS TO THE ISLANDS OF MARATHON
TOP 10 REASONS TO LOCATE OR EXPAND YOUR BUSINESS INTO FLORIDA
MARATHON RELOCATION/ASSISTANCE PACKET
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS FACTS ABOUT FLORIDA
1. Quality of Life
- Marathon offers unsurpassed quality of life for business owners, their families and employees/staff.
- Brand new schools (A rated, top quality teachers and administration)
- Beautiful City and State Parks, community beaches, and even a new dog park
- Our own local Hospital and great local private physicians
- Retail shopping, attractions
- Two local golf courses (Par 3 and 18 hole Championship course & country club)
- Some of the best fishing & diving in the world
- 365 days of sunshine and warm whether
- Surrounded by both the Gulf of Mexico & Atlantic Ocean
2. Business-friendly City Government & Chamber of Commerce
- Affordable commercial & residential space for rent, lease, or sale
- Local government that supports businesses and employees
- Active & aggressive Chamber of Commerce that supports and advocates for local businesses.
- Local Community College offers continuing ed and training for employees and businesses.
- Strong/aggressive local Economic Development Council
- Local Airport and proximity to Miami International Airport and Key West International Airport.
3. Infrastructure In-place & at Your Disposal
Deep-Water Harbor (Boot Key Harbor) & Full Service (award winning) City Marina
Fishermen’s Community Hospital
Marathon Fire-Rescue Station
A-Rated Schools and Community College
Quality Services & Amenities at low tax rate of only 1.99 (as of Aug. 2012)
Wireless Connectivity/Services for businesses/residents
And much more………….