The RERI is the lead research group for the Alliance. The Alliance is sponsored by FGCU and regional economic development organizations.
July 2014: The Alliance has released the following documents:
The Alliance was formerly known as the SWFL Regional Economic Development Initiative (REDI); the early meetings and documents below reflect the former name.
June 19 and 25, 2013: Forums involving key REDI stakeholders were held at FGCU to present, and gain input on, a proposed regional economic development marketing plan.
May 9, 2013: REDI held a meeting to discuss regional cooperation and its impact on economic development in Southwest Florida.