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2017 Annual Meeting recaps historic year for job creation

    On Tuesday, October 17th, over 500 business and community leaders gathered at Amalie Arena to celebrate the Tampa Hillsborough EDC’s 2017 fiscal year.   President and CEO Craig Richard, CEcD kicked off the evening, highlighting the important role our Investors, community partners, and staff play in attracting and retaining top corporations and talent in Tampa and Hillsborough County. Hillsborough Community College president and 2017 chair Dr. Ken Atwater joined him on stage to revisit the numerous wins for … Continued

Investor Spotlight: Westshore Alliance

    The Westshore Alliance is a membership-based organization of business leaders focused on shaping future growth and fostering economic prosperity of the Westshore district. Since 1983, the Alliance and its member businesses have been advocates for improvements in Westshore that have created the vibrant district that exists today. Driven by priorities developed by its board and members, the Alliance focuses on transportation, urban planning, promoting Westshore, public safety, and connecting the business community.   Ann Kulig is Executive Director … Continued

Resources available to Tampa businesses affected by Irma

    The Tampa Hillsborough EDC, along with our many local partners, want to see our community get back to work as soon as possible and continue to thrive.   With recovery efforts well under way, here are a few resources available to businesses impacted by Hurricane Irma:   Business Damage Assessment Survey  Small businesses that have incurred losses due to Hurricane Irma are asked to complete a Business Damage Assessment Survey, which will help the State Emergency Response Team … Continued

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2017 Annual Meeting recaps historic year for job creation

    On Tuesday, October 17th, over 500 business and community leaders gathered at Amalie Arena to celebrate the Tampa Hillsborough EDC’s 2017 fiscal year.   President and CEO Craig Richard, CEcD kicked off the evening, highlighting the important role our Investors, community partners, and staff play in attracting and retaining top corporations and talent in Tampa and Hillsborough County. Hillsborough Community College president and 2017 chair Dr. Ken Atwater joined him on stage to revisit the numerous wins for … Continued

Investor Spotlight: Westshore Alliance

    The Westshore Alliance is a membership-based organization of business leaders focused on shaping future growth and fostering economic prosperity of the Westshore district. Since 1983, the Alliance and its member businesses have been advocates for improvements in Westshore that have created the vibrant district that exists today. Driven by priorities developed by its board and members, the Alliance focuses on transportation, urban planning, promoting Westshore, public safety, and connecting the business community.   Ann Kulig is Executive Director … Continued

Resources available to Tampa businesses affected by Irma

    The Tampa Hillsborough EDC, along with our many local partners, want to see our community get back to work as soon as possible and continue to thrive.   With recovery efforts well under way, here are a few resources available to businesses impacted by Hurricane Irma:   Business Damage Assessment Survey  Small businesses that have incurred losses due to Hurricane Irma are asked to complete a Business Damage Assessment Survey, which will help the State Emergency Response Team … Continued