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Game Changer: How Billionaire Jeff Vinik is Helping to Remake Tampa

    Craig Guillot | Chief Executive magazine   From the 25th floor of the SunTrust building in downtown Tampa, Jeff Vinik scans the city streets below and says he sees “tremendous potential.” That’s a big accolade coming from a man who previously lived in Boston and New York and who made investors billions of dollars by finding value. Vinik says the Florida city is poised for such growth that most people won’t even recognize it in 10 years.   “Sitting in this office, looking out … Continued

Tampa Bay area ranked among top 20 U.S. metros for economic growth

The Tampa Bay area was recently ranked in the top 20 U.S. metros by the Brookings Metropolitan Policy Program. The program tracked the economic performance of the nation’s 100 largest metropolitan areas along the three dimensions of growth, prosperity, and inclusion, and published their findings in their 2017 Metro Monitor. Tampa ranks 18th in the nation for growth from 2010-2015 based on gross metropolitan product, number of jobs, and number of jobs at young firms, and 17th for inclusion, which … Continued

Vistra Communications expands in Hillsborough County

  Vistra Communications (Vistra), a nationally-recognized, full-service communications strategy and professional solutions agency, has recently moved its Tampa headquarters. The company will nearly double its workforce, adding up to 50 new-to-Florida positions by 2022 and investing $1.3 million in the community.     “The Vistra team is not only focused on our growth as an organization, but committed to the development and sustainability of the Tampa Bay area,” said Brian Butler, president and CEO of Vistra. “While it takes drive … Continued

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Game Changer: How Billionaire Jeff Vinik is Helping to Remake Tampa

    Craig Guillot | Chief Executive magazine   From the 25th floor of the SunTrust building in downtown Tampa, Jeff Vinik scans the city streets below and says he sees “tremendous potential.” That’s a big accolade coming from a man who previously lived in Boston and New York and who made investors billions of dollars by finding value. Vinik says the Florida city is poised for such growth that most people won’t even recognize it in 10 years.   “Sitting in this office, looking out … Continued

Tampa Bay area ranked among top 20 U.S. metros for economic growth

The Tampa Bay area was recently ranked in the top 20 U.S. metros by the Brookings Metropolitan Policy Program. The program tracked the economic performance of the nation’s 100 largest metropolitan areas along the three dimensions of growth, prosperity, and inclusion, and published their findings in their 2017 Metro Monitor. Tampa ranks 18th in the nation for growth from 2010-2015 based on gross metropolitan product, number of jobs, and number of jobs at young firms, and 17th for inclusion, which … Continued

Vistra Communications expands in Hillsborough County

  Vistra Communications (Vistra), a nationally-recognized, full-service communications strategy and professional solutions agency, has recently moved its Tampa headquarters. The company will nearly double its workforce, adding up to 50 new-to-Florida positions by 2022 and investing $1.3 million in the community.     “The Vistra team is not only focused on our growth as an organization, but committed to the development and sustainability of the Tampa Bay area,” said Brian Butler, president and CEO of Vistra. “While it takes drive … Continued