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Experienced international business development professional joins Team EDC

    Earlier this month, the Tampa Hillsborough EDC hired Ajay Sujanani as the vice president of international business development. Bringing extensive international experience to the table, Sujanani will help the organization, as well as the cooperative effort Tampa Bay Export Alliance, rise to the next level.   Sujanani will lead international business development efforts for the EDC, including sales and FDI missions to foreign markets, export counseling, and connecting local companies to the resources necessary to expand overseas.   … Continued

Amazon HQ2 fever hits Tampa Bay

    Earlier this month, Tampa Bay submitted its proposal for HQ2 to Amazon. The gargantuan online retailer issued a public Request for Proposals (RFP) on September 7, setting off a race among communities across North America to respond with their proposals for the project by the October 19 deadline. Amazon received a total of 238 proposals for HQ2, which promises to bring 50,000 jobs paying an average wage of $100,000 annually and billions of dollars in capital investment to … Continued

Tampa Bay Export Alliance mission to Colombia expected to generate $6.9 million in sales

    On September 27-29, the Tampa Bay Export Alliance hosted its sixth regional export sales mission to Bogota, Colombia.   Nine local companies participated in the Gold Key Service (GKS) Matchmaking program, which sets up one-on-one meetings with potential customers. More than 130 meetings were conducted over the short timeframe. From these meetings, companies are expected to create approximately $6.9 million in sales.   In addition to the personalized meetings, the Colombia mission included several other networking events and … Continued

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Experienced international business development professional joins Team EDC

    Earlier this month, the Tampa Hillsborough EDC hired Ajay Sujanani as the vice president of international business development. Bringing extensive international experience to the table, Sujanani will help the organization, as well as the cooperative effort Tampa Bay Export Alliance, rise to the next level.   Sujanani will lead international business development efforts for the EDC, including sales and FDI missions to foreign markets, export counseling, and connecting local companies to the resources necessary to expand overseas.   … Continued

Amazon HQ2 fever hits Tampa Bay

    Earlier this month, Tampa Bay submitted its proposal for HQ2 to Amazon. The gargantuan online retailer issued a public Request for Proposals (RFP) on September 7, setting off a race among communities across North America to respond with their proposals for the project by the October 19 deadline. Amazon received a total of 238 proposals for HQ2, which promises to bring 50,000 jobs paying an average wage of $100,000 annually and billions of dollars in capital investment to … Continued

Tampa Bay Export Alliance mission to Colombia expected to generate $6.9 million in sales

    On September 27-29, the Tampa Bay Export Alliance hosted its sixth regional export sales mission to Bogota, Colombia.   Nine local companies participated in the Gold Key Service (GKS) Matchmaking program, which sets up one-on-one meetings with potential customers. More than 130 meetings were conducted over the short timeframe. From these meetings, companies are expected to create approximately $6.9 million in sales.   In addition to the personalized meetings, the Colombia mission included several other networking events and … Continued