Project Omega- Ernst & Young Expanding in NEFLA

The firm that was privately seeking $3.29M in incentives from the city and state and was code named “Project Omega” has finally been identified- Ernst & Young, a London HQ’d accounting and financial services firm is expanding in Jacksonville. The city is committing to a $450,000 incentive and the state is contributing $2.84M, in exchange for Ernst & Young’s commitment to create 450 jobs. Jobs will be in the IT and financial services sectors, with average paid wages of $49,000+. It is unknown where Ernst & Young will locate their offices; right now, the company has a presence in the Wells Fargo Center downtown.

Karen Brune Mathis with the Daily Record covered the story.

About Ernie Saltmarsh

Ernie works for Colliers International in the Northeast Florida Investment Services Group. The team includes Robert Selton, Scott Rogers, Ernie Saltmarsh and Adrienne Miller. Ernie works with buyers who are looking to invest in commercial real estate and sellers who are looking to dispose of investment assets. Ernie's background in research, marketing and finance provide the vital skills necessary to serve his clients.

Posted on March 4, 2016, in Downtown, JAX Daily Record, Jobs/JAX Economy, Office, Uncategorized and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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