Tony Villamil Recently Interviewd by Raquel Regalado in TeleMiami on the Florida Economy

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WEG Founder Interviewed by Palm Beach Post on the National Unemployment Rate

  WEG Founder and Principal Advisor, Tony Villamil was interviewed by Kimberly Miller from the Palm Beach Post on the jobs report released by the Labor Department on October 5th. The US economy added 114,000 jobs in September, which dropped the unemployment rate to 7.8%. Ms. Miller asked Tony his thoughts on the results of the report and Tony said, “At this stage in the recovery phase, we should be increasing 200,000 t...

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Floridians for Jobs and Prosperity References WEG Study

Floridians for Jobs and Prosperity recently highlighted a WEG analysis on the economic impact of the $1.2 billion Miami-Dade School Board-supported General Obligation Bond (GOB).  WEG’s Study found that if passed, the capital projects funded by the GOB would generate more than 18,000 jobs and as much as $2.3 billion in economic impact while the job creation process attributable to these projects will reach deeply into all sectors...

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WEG's Study on the Impact of the Ultra Music Festival Highlighted in the Miami Herald

  In an October 10th Miami Herald article, WEG’s analysis on the economic impacts generated by the Ultra Music Festival in Miami was highlighted.  Ultra Music Festival is a three-day electronic music festival that takes place in Miami every March bringing in an estimated 55,000 people a day, 60% of which come from outside the County, to enjoy internationally renowned DJs and performers. According to the article an...

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