WEG Study Highlighted by Florida Institute for Commercialization of Public Research

On Thursday, October 22nd, The Florida Institute for the Commercialization of Public Research released the findings of the recently commissioned economic impact study prepared by The Washington Economics Group, Inc (WEG). The study estimated and updated the economic impacts of the Institute between 2011 and 2015, and concluded that the organization's impact throughout the State of Florida increased significantly during this past fiscal year. Over the five-year period, the Institute generated a total Economic Impact of $379 million. Read more here----

Tony Villamil Presented at the Rotary Club of Coral Gables Monthly Luncheon

The Washington Economics Group, Inc. (WEG) Founder and Principal, Tony Villamil, was the keynote speaker on the Cuban Economic Outlook at the monthly lunch of the Rotary Club of Coral Gables. WEG has ongoing expertise on Cuban economic issues.

Tony Villamil at the "United States Cuba Forum" Luncheon Event Hosted by LABA

On March 25th, 2015, WEG Founder and Principal, Tony Villamil, participated as a panelist at the United States Cuba Forum Event hosted by the Latin American Business Association (LABA). During the luncheon, attended by members of LABA and the South Florida community, Tony's remark's focused on the effect of opening up Cuba on the business climate in Florida. This is the first of a series of informative forums.  As negotiations with Cuba progress, LABA will continue informing on the issues and impacts that come along with the decisions made.

WEG Founder and Principal Presented at the Cuba Strategic Planning and Thinking Forum

Tony Villamil, Founder and Principal of The Washington Economics Group, Inc., delivered remarks  on "Cuba: Potential Economic Impacts on Florida" at the Forum to Enhance Florida's Strategic Thinking and Planning on Cuba event, organized by the Florida Customs Brokers & Forwarders Association, Inc. on February 18, 2015 at the MACC Doubletree Airport Hotel.

Tony Villamil Presented a Positive Economic Outlook at Vizcaino, Zomerfeld's "Environment for Growth" Event

On January 23rd, 2015, Tony Villamil presented an economic outlook for the Florida economy at the “Environment for Growth” event hosted by Vizcaino Zomerfeld, LLP, a leading Miami-based CPA firm that provides accounting, advisory, tax, audit and litigation support services. Tony’s presentation entitled, “Florida Entered the New Year with Strong Economic Momentum: A Positive Environment for South Florida Businesses to Continue in 2015,” included an overview of economic drivers and financial indicators, as well as a forecast for 2015.

NAI Florida Forum Inaugural Event

At the Inaugural NAI Florida Forum on November 5th, Tony Villamil presented the keynote address on the Florida economy to State and national business owners and leaders. This prestigious event highlighted the latest economic trends, real estate conditions, and business opportunities throughout the State of Florida. Business leaders from around the State and U.S. attended for a unique opportunity to gain insight into what is happening in today’s global economy and its local impact from experts with deep roots in each Florida market. ----

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