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October economic indicators show more positive growth for Tampa MSA

    The Tampa MSA’s most recent indicators for October 2017 highlight positive growth across the board, from major industry employment numbers to rental rates and single-family home building permits.   The unemployment rate remained low, with Hillsborough County coming in at 3.2 percent, down 1.3 points from the 4.5 unemployment rate seen at the same time last year. Unemployment in the Tampa MSA was just 3.3 percent. Both unemployment rates were lower than the state of Florida’s 3.6 percent … Continued

EDC connects Investors, growing companies at Meet the Projects event

    Seven recently expanded or relocated companies shared updates on the success they’ve found in Hillsborough County earlier this month at the Tampa Hillsborough EDC’s Meet the Projects networking event. Hosted and sponsored by Cherry Bekaert, the event gave Investors an opportunity to hear why these companies chose Tampa and Hillsborough County, as well as how the EDC played a pivotal role in their expansion and relocation needs.   Executives from CleanPak Products, Cognizant, Cohesion, DAS Health, North American … Continued

Global Tampa Bay opens registration for Mexico export sales mission

    Global Tampa Bay is accepting applications for its next export sales mission to Mexico City on April 10-13.   This export sales mission features the U.S. Commercial Service Gold Key Program, which offers personalized one-on-one appointments with potential customers in Mexico City. Interested companies will receive an initial market evaluation prior to acceptance into the program. There is a delegate package available for interested parties as well.   The multi-day mission will include a country commercial briefing by … Continued

Hillsborough County leads Florida in average wage gains over last 10 years

    TAMPA  – (Jan. 11, 2018) – The average annual wage in Hillsborough County rose by $9,552 from 2007 – 2016, the highest dollar amount increase among Florida’s major counties, according to data released today by the Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation. Hillsborough County’s current average annual wage of $50,768 is the second highest average annual wage in Florida, behind Palm Beach County at $51,098.   “Tampa and Hillsborough County’s sustained efforts to attract and grow companies that pay … Continued

Hot Job: Haneke Design Hiring User Interface Designer

Dedicated technologists focused on tomorrow. Haneke Design is a custom software development firm focused on delivering user-centered solutions for connected devices.   User Interface Designer Haneke Design is looking for a full-time UI Designer in Tampa, FL to create amazing and delightful end user experiences. The ideal candidate should possess superior design skills and familiarity with standard UI conventions for both mobile and web platforms.   View Job Specific Responsibilities & Apply   Explore Other Haneke Design Jobs in Tampa

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October economic indicators show more positive growth for Tampa MSA

    The Tampa MSA’s most recent indicators for October 2017 highlight positive growth across the board, from major industry employment numbers to rental rates and single-family home building permits.   The unemployment rate remained low, with Hillsborough County coming in at 3.2 percent, down 1.3 points from the 4.5 unemployment rate seen at the same time last year. Unemployment in the Tampa MSA was just 3.3 percent. Both unemployment rates were lower than the state of Florida’s 3.6 percent … Continued

EDC connects Investors, growing companies at Meet the Projects event

    Seven recently expanded or relocated companies shared updates on the success they’ve found in Hillsborough County earlier this month at the Tampa Hillsborough EDC’s Meet the Projects networking event. Hosted and sponsored by Cherry Bekaert, the event gave Investors an opportunity to hear why these companies chose Tampa and Hillsborough County, as well as how the EDC played a pivotal role in their expansion and relocation needs.   Executives from CleanPak Products, Cognizant, Cohesion, DAS Health, North American … Continued

Global Tampa Bay opens registration for Mexico export sales mission

    Global Tampa Bay is accepting applications for its next export sales mission to Mexico City on April 10-13.   This export sales mission features the U.S. Commercial Service Gold Key Program, which offers personalized one-on-one appointments with potential customers in Mexico City. Interested companies will receive an initial market evaluation prior to acceptance into the program. There is a delegate package available for interested parties as well.   The multi-day mission will include a country commercial briefing by … Continued

Hillsborough County leads Florida in average wage gains over last 10 years

    TAMPA  – (Jan. 11, 2018) – The average annual wage in Hillsborough County rose by $9,552 from 2007 – 2016, the highest dollar amount increase among Florida’s major counties, according to data released today by the Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation. Hillsborough County’s current average annual wage of $50,768 is the second highest average annual wage in Florida, behind Palm Beach County at $51,098.   “Tampa and Hillsborough County’s sustained efforts to attract and grow companies that pay … Continued

Hot Job: Haneke Design Hiring User Interface Designer

Dedicated technologists focused on tomorrow. Haneke Design is a custom software development firm focused on delivering user-centered solutions for connected devices.   User Interface Designer Haneke Design is looking for a full-time UI Designer in Tampa, FL to create amazing and delightful end user experiences. The ideal candidate should possess superior design skills and familiarity with standard UI conventions for both mobile and web platforms.   View Job Specific Responsibilities & Apply   Explore Other Haneke Design Jobs in Tampa