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Two headquarters bring 115 new jobs, $1M in capital investment to Hillsborough County in July

    The EDC team returned from a nice, long July 4th weekend and kicked right back into high gear with the announcement of two new headquarter projects.   Corin USA announced the expansion of its U.S. headquarters in Tampa, adding 100 new high-wage jobs in the areas of marketing, operations, and sales, among other administrative roles. The global manufacturer of orthopedic devices and high-tech solutions to improve surgical procedures will invest half a million dollars in its new offices … Continued

EDC hires veteran economic development professional

    Earlier this month, Juawana Colbert Williams joined the Tampa Hillsborough EDC as its newest business development manager. Recently named one of the “Top 50 Economic Developers in the Country” by Consultant Connect, Williams will be bringing her considerable expertise to assisting local companies, with a specific focus on the life sciences and defense and security industries.   Williams previously served as the director of economic development for Fayetteville Cumberland County EDC, where she managed all new business marketing … Continued

Annual Meeting sponsorship opportunities now available!

    Sponsorship opportunities for the 2017 Annual Meeting are available now – and they are going quickly! We welcome all EDC Investors and other local companies interested in supporting this event to participate and gain visibility among more than 700 of the region’s top executive leaders and corporate decision makers.   But please don’t delay! We can tell you from past experience that these sponsorships sell out fast. For a complete listing of available opportunities, click here.   Prospective … Continued

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Two headquarters bring 115 new jobs, $1M in capital investment to Hillsborough County in July

    The EDC team returned from a nice, long July 4th weekend and kicked right back into high gear with the announcement of two new headquarter projects.   Corin USA announced the expansion of its U.S. headquarters in Tampa, adding 100 new high-wage jobs in the areas of marketing, operations, and sales, among other administrative roles. The global manufacturer of orthopedic devices and high-tech solutions to improve surgical procedures will invest half a million dollars in its new offices … Continued

EDC hires veteran economic development professional

    Earlier this month, Juawana Colbert Williams joined the Tampa Hillsborough EDC as its newest business development manager. Recently named one of the “Top 50 Economic Developers in the Country” by Consultant Connect, Williams will be bringing her considerable expertise to assisting local companies, with a specific focus on the life sciences and defense and security industries.   Williams previously served as the director of economic development for Fayetteville Cumberland County EDC, where she managed all new business marketing … Continued

Annual Meeting sponsorship opportunities now available!

    Sponsorship opportunities for the 2017 Annual Meeting are available now – and they are going quickly! We welcome all EDC Investors and other local companies interested in supporting this event to participate and gain visibility among more than 700 of the region’s top executive leaders and corporate decision makers.   But please don’t delay! We can tell you from past experience that these sponsorships sell out fast. For a complete listing of available opportunities, click here.   Prospective … Continued