Marketplace Spring Travel

Coronavirus Impacts Hospitality Industry

Amelia Island tourism is a dominant industry here. The travel/leisure/hospitality sector is feeling the sting of the coronavirus outbreak more than others.


Nassau County Business Growth Hormone: Private Capital Infusion

An injection of private capital into Nassau County, Florida has invigorated retail businesses here — as if they had received a growth hormone. In this case, the ingested steroid is BGH, or “Business Growth Hormone.” And the side effects are positive – record tourism, booming retail sales, a brighter outlook.