Business Services

Locate Your Business in Central Florida

If you’re interested in locating your company in Central Florida, you’ve come to the right place.  Spiros Balntas and Tracy Garcia can work with you to provide everything you’ll need to make a smooth transition to Polk County, Florida. Check out our list of services below.

Business Call

We welcome the opportunity to learn about your company firsthand. If you’re a business interested in learning more about Polk County and would like to schedule a time to get to know each other, email Spiros Balntas or Tracy Garcia today. Our doors are always open!

Permitting & Regulatory Assistance

Under a time crunch? Certain companies may qualify for expedited permitting or permitting assistance.

Site Location Assistance

Let the CFDC and our economic development partners help you find the perfect location for your business. Click here to submit a custom request for available land or buildings in Polk County.

Financial Assistance

Find money for a relocation project, new equipment, getting a new product to market and more. Learn your financing options here.


Tax refunds, sales tax exemptions, workforce training grants, Brownfield incentives, infrastructure grants, and more. Find out today if your relocation project qualifies for state and local incentives!

Workforce Development/Training

We keep a close relationship with our workforce partners to make sure you can find the workforce you need in Polk County. Call today to see how we can build the program that will best meet your needs.

Foreign Trade Zone # 79

If your business imports, exports, manufactures, or manages a warehouse & distribution operations, we invite you to see how the Foreign-Trade Zone No. 79 can strengthen your company’s international position within your industry.  For more information, please contact Torrey Chambliss at 813-905-5125 or via email: