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**Photo Release** CFO Jimmy Patronis and Governor Ron DeSantis Announce FinTech Priorities in Jacksonville

9/16/2019

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For Immediate Release: Monday, September 16, 2019
Contact: Katie Strickland, 850.413.2842, katie.strickland@myfloridacfo.com
Devin Galetta, 850.413.2842, devin.galetta@myfloridacfo.com
 
**Photo Release**
CFO Jimmy Patronis and Governor Ron DeSantis Announce FinTech Priorities in Jacksonville

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Jimmy Patronis joined Governor Ron DeSantis in Jacksonville today for an announcement on several key initiatives that encourage financial technology (“FinTech”) companies to open, relocate and expand in Florida.
 
CFO Jimmy Patronis said, “It was an honor to stand with Governor Ron DeSantis for an important announcement today. I promise we will always work to protect our consumers, and allow for businesses to grow and prosper here in Florida. By ensuring common-sense regulations are put in place to guarantee a stable market that protects consumers, we’re doing just that with FinTech in our state.”

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About CFO Jimmy Patronis 
Chief Financial Officer and State Fire Marshal Jimmy Patronis is a statewide elected official and a member of Florida’s Cabinet who oversees the Department of Financial Services. CFO Patronis works each day to fight insurance fraud, support Florida’s firefighters, and ensure the state’s finances are stable to support economic growth in the state. Follow the activities of the Department on Facebook (FLDFS) and Twitter (@FLDFS).