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Competing metros: Tampa Bay rebounds to best performance in decade in Milken Institute rankings

    Robert Triguax | Tampa Bay Times   Here’s a feel-good column to unwrap this holiday season that will reveal the Tampa Bay metro area is rebounding as one of the better performing, larger metro areas in the United States.   That’s great news after a decade of rough times in the bay area economy, hitting a low ranking among the nation’s top 200 metros at No. 169 in 2009. That’s when the recession cut deepest in Tampa Bay … Continued

See what kind of companies are adding the most jobs in metro Tampa

    Margie Manning | Tampa Bay Business Journal   Companies in the professional and business services industry added 10,200 new jobs in the Tampa metropolitan area in the 12 months ended Oct. 31.   There were 234,400 jobs in the sector as of the end of October, more than any other industry in Tampa Bay, according to a new economic indicators report from the Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corp.   Education and health services businesses added 6,900 jobs, and … Continued

Government contractor looks to add high-wage jobs in Tampa

    Janelle Irwin | Tampa Bay Business Journal   Lukos, a local veteran-owned company that provides support services for federal government acquisition programs, is adding 10 new high-paying jobs and expanding its Hillsborough County headquarters.   “Tampa has the access we need to the military and technology communities,” said Garth Arevalo, Lukos CEO. “We started our business in Tampa and thanks to connections to MacDill Air Force Base and the growing technology ecosystem, we have even more opportunities to … Continued

In The News

Competing metros: Tampa Bay rebounds to best performance in decade in Milken Institute rankings

    Robert Triguax | Tampa Bay Times   Here’s a feel-good column to unwrap this holiday season that will reveal the Tampa Bay metro area is rebounding as one of the better performing, larger metro areas in the United States.   That’s great news after a decade of rough times in the bay area economy, hitting a low ranking among the nation’s top 200 metros at No. 169 in 2009. That’s when the recession cut deepest in Tampa Bay … Continued

See what kind of companies are adding the most jobs in metro Tampa

    Margie Manning | Tampa Bay Business Journal   Companies in the professional and business services industry added 10,200 new jobs in the Tampa metropolitan area in the 12 months ended Oct. 31.   There were 234,400 jobs in the sector as of the end of October, more than any other industry in Tampa Bay, according to a new economic indicators report from the Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corp.   Education and health services businesses added 6,900 jobs, and … Continued

Government contractor looks to add high-wage jobs in Tampa

    Janelle Irwin | Tampa Bay Business Journal   Lukos, a local veteran-owned company that provides support services for federal government acquisition programs, is adding 10 new high-paying jobs and expanding its Hillsborough County headquarters.   “Tampa has the access we need to the military and technology communities,” said Garth Arevalo, Lukos CEO. “We started our business in Tampa and thanks to connections to MacDill Air Force Base and the growing technology ecosystem, we have even more opportunities to … Continued