TROPICAL STORM SEASON PEAK – The month of August starts the peak period for the Atlantic Basin hurricane season. The best time to make sure your business is prepared is before a storm approaches Florida. Visit Volusia County Emergency Management’s website at for disaster planning checklists, maps, and links to other emergency resources. For further business preparedness assistance direct from FEMA, go to their easy to use Ready Business Hurricane Toolkit at The Toolkit offers step by step guidance so that you can develop business continuity plans on such topics as critical staff communications, structure protection, and mitigation activities for electrical, fuel, and water systems.

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Rob Ehrhardt
Economic Development Director

Sally Sprague
Executive Assistant

Brad Harris
Business Manager

Pedro Leon
Business Manager

Virgil Kimball
Business Specialist

Robbin Sebra
Staff Assistant

Offices located in the Daytona Beach International Airport (passenger terminal)
700 Catalina Drive, Suite 200
Daytona Beach, Florida 32114
386-248-8048 · 800-554-3801