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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

Bob Buckhorn and Jeff Vinik talk infrastructure, jobs, politics on NY media tour

    Richard Danielson | Tampa Bay Times   With President-elect Donald Trump and federal officials talking about a big infrastructure bill next year, Tampa Mayor Bob Buckhorn and Tampa Bay Lightning owner Jeff Viniksaid Monday that new spending aimed at “moving people around” is critically important for the Tampa Bay area.   “Transportation,” Buckhorn said when CNBC asked what kind of infrastructure his city needs most. “Clearly Florida’s a state that desperately needs multimodal options, and that would include … Continued

Fresco Foods, Inc. to Expand in Hillsborough County

  Tampa, Fla. – (Nov. 29, 2016) – Fresco Foods, Inc., operator of Eat Fresco, a provider of healthy prepared meals, today announced that it is building a new commercial kitchen and food service production facility in eastern Hillsborough County.  The project will bring up to 50 new jobs in roles ranging from sales and marketing, quality assurance, operations, customer service and food production. Fresco Foods, Inc. will invest approximately $1.5 million in the expansion.     “Since our launch … Continued

In The News

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

Bob Buckhorn and Jeff Vinik talk infrastructure, jobs, politics on NY media tour

    Richard Danielson | Tampa Bay Times   With President-elect Donald Trump and federal officials talking about a big infrastructure bill next year, Tampa Mayor Bob Buckhorn and Tampa Bay Lightning owner Jeff Viniksaid Monday that new spending aimed at “moving people around” is critically important for the Tampa Bay area.   “Transportation,” Buckhorn said when CNBC asked what kind of infrastructure his city needs most. “Clearly Florida’s a state that desperately needs multimodal options, and that would include … Continued

Fresco Foods, Inc. to Expand in Hillsborough County

  Tampa, Fla. – (Nov. 29, 2016) – Fresco Foods, Inc., operator of Eat Fresco, a provider of healthy prepared meals, today announced that it is building a new commercial kitchen and food service production facility in eastern Hillsborough County.  The project will bring up to 50 new jobs in roles ranging from sales and marketing, quality assurance, operations, customer service and food production. Fresco Foods, Inc. will invest approximately $1.5 million in the expansion.     “Since our launch … Continued