John Freeman


Director of Business Development

JAXUSA Partnership

John Freeman is the director of business development for JAXUSA Partnership, the regional economic development division of JAX Chamber.  John’s focus is the recruitment of advanced manufacturing, e-Commerce and international supply chain-related projects to Northeast Florida.  John is also the staff director for JAXUSA’s Global Cities Initiative. John has 25 years of experience in trade development and export promotion.  He started his career in the maritime industry in Jacksonville.  

A Jacksonville native, John holds a bachelor’s degree from Flagler College and an MBA from Jacksonville University.  John is married with two adult children and is grateful to live in and enjoy with his family, the coastal paradise that is Northeast Florida.

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