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Global Tampa Bay Wins Bronze Excellence in Economic Development Award at the IEDC Annual Conference in Toronto!

    WASHINGTON, DC (Sept. 19, 2017) – The Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation, Pinellas County Economic Development and Pasco County Economic Development won a Bronze Excellence in Economic Development Award for Tampa Bay Export Alliance / Global Tampa Bay, a project in the category of Regionalism and Cross – Border Collaboration of the International Economic Development Council (IEDC).   The honor was presented at an awards ceremony on Tuesday, Sept. 19, during the IEDC Annual Conference, which was held … Continued

Irma Relief Donation Drive at the Tampa Hillsborough EDC Offices, Now – 9/22

  In the past several days, more than 300 volunteers have prepared more than 50,000 meals to distribute to vulnerable and impacted families pre and post Irma – and this is just the beginning!   To keep the momentum going Tampa Strong, we are partnering with Feeding Tampa Bay as a collection site starting today and until Friday, 9/22.   You can drop off specific food items and supplies (unwanted/unused hurricane prep items, ready-to-eat foods, toiletries, cleaning supplies and more) … Continued

53 Hillsborough County companies make Inc. 5000 list

    Fifty three companies from Hillsborough County made the Inc. 5000 list in 2017. This list is a collection of the fastest-growing private firms in America. Together, they have created more than 619,000 jobs over the past three years.   Two EDC Investors made the list this year: IT Authorities (#1853) and College Hunks Hauling Junk (#2176). IT Authorities has made the list five times, initially appearing in 2010, while College Hunks Hauling Junk and Moving has made the … Continued

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Global Tampa Bay Wins Bronze Excellence in Economic Development Award at the IEDC Annual Conference in Toronto!

    WASHINGTON, DC (Sept. 19, 2017) – The Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation, Pinellas County Economic Development and Pasco County Economic Development won a Bronze Excellence in Economic Development Award for Tampa Bay Export Alliance / Global Tampa Bay, a project in the category of Regionalism and Cross – Border Collaboration of the International Economic Development Council (IEDC).   The honor was presented at an awards ceremony on Tuesday, Sept. 19, during the IEDC Annual Conference, which was held … Continued

Irma Relief Donation Drive at the Tampa Hillsborough EDC Offices, Now – 9/22

  In the past several days, more than 300 volunteers have prepared more than 50,000 meals to distribute to vulnerable and impacted families pre and post Irma – and this is just the beginning!   To keep the momentum going Tampa Strong, we are partnering with Feeding Tampa Bay as a collection site starting today and until Friday, 9/22.   You can drop off specific food items and supplies (unwanted/unused hurricane prep items, ready-to-eat foods, toiletries, cleaning supplies and more) … Continued

53 Hillsborough County companies make Inc. 5000 list

    Fifty three companies from Hillsborough County made the Inc. 5000 list in 2017. This list is a collection of the fastest-growing private firms in America. Together, they have created more than 619,000 jobs over the past three years.   Two EDC Investors made the list this year: IT Authorities (#1853) and College Hunks Hauling Junk (#2176). IT Authorities has made the list five times, initially appearing in 2010, while College Hunks Hauling Junk and Moving has made the … Continued