For Immediate Distribution
February 21, 2012
Media Contact: Natalie French
City of Doral Mayor among group of Florida Mayors to meet with Governor Rick Scott
Doral, FL - On Wednesday, February 22nd Mayor of Doral Juan Carlos Bermudez will travel to Tallahassee to take part of the "Mayors Means Businesses" Summit.
The Summit organized by the Florida League of Mayors will highlight the important role cities have in economic development and jobs creation. Mayor Bermudez, along with other Mayors from across the State, will partner with key business leaders to deliver a collective message of how business growth and investment starts at the local level. In addition to Governor Rick Scott, Speaker of the House Dean Cannon and Senate President Mike Haridopolos will also be in attendance.
About Florida League of Mayors: The Florida League of Mayors is the official nonpartisan organization of mayors in the state of Florida, created in November of 2005, during a meeting in Orlando of the Florida League of Cities members. FLM’s primary goal is to provide a platform of outreach to citizens for Florida's mayors, who are a part of a powerful tier of established and emerging leaders. From this platform, mayors may better serve cities by speaking out on important, urgent issues faced by Florida's cities. For more information on the Florida League of Mayors visit www.floridamayors.org.