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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

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

In The News

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

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