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Annual Meeting sponsorship opportunities now available!

    Sponsorship opportunities for the 2017 Annual Meeting are available now – and they are going quickly! We welcome all EDC Investors and other local companies interested in supporting this event to participate and gain visibility among more than 700 of the region’s top executive leaders and corporate decision makers.   But please don’t delay! We can tell you from past experience that these sponsorships sell out fast. For a complete listing of available opportunities, click here.   Prospective … Continued

Get ready to RISE: Annual Meeting set for October 17

    A must-attend event for business and community leaders, the Tampa Hillsborough EDC’s 2017 Annual Meeting is set for Tuesday, October 17th at Amalie Arena from 4:30 to 8:30 p.m.   Our signature event, the Annual Meeting looks back at the EDC’s most significant fiscal year achievements and provides exceptional networking opportunities for hundreds of attendees. This year’s theme, RISE, will celebrate the progress Tampa and Hillsborough County have made this year in job creation, capital investment, and increasing … Continued

Manufacturing, Information Technology services sectors powering 2017 Tampa market growth

    The manufacturing and information technology industries are doing their part to keep Tampa Bay’s job creation machine humming this year. Since fiscal year 2017 commenced on October 1, the Tampa Hillsborough EDC announced 19 projects, 10 of which were in these two sectors. While Amgen’s March announcement that it would relocate its global shared services center from California to Tampa and create close to 500 high wage jobs stole the spotlight, the relocations of Continuity Logic, BlueLine Associates, … Continued

Tampa International Airport’s expansion readies for second phase, including 17-acre commercial area

    With the $971 million initial phase of Tampa International Airport (TIA)’s master plan on track for completion next year, the airport is gearing up for Phase 2. In May, TIA shared details for the next phase, which includes the construction of the 17-acre Gateway Development Area and the demolition of the red parking garage and Airside D guideway. The Gateway area, which TIA CEO Joe Lopano envisions will bring more revenues and opportunities for the airport, will feature … Continued

$3B downtown development project moves forward, gets name: Water Street Tampa

    The first phase of Water Street Tampa – the $3 billion Strategic Property Partners (SPP) and Cascade Investment-backed redevelopment project in downtown Tampa – will begin concurrent vertical construction on 18 buildings in early 2018. Phase one will comprise 4 million square feet spanning 10 city blocks and is scheduled for completion by the end of 2020.   SPP has hired seven general contractors for the project, which will employ up to 2,000 workers on site per day, … Continued

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Annual Meeting sponsorship opportunities now available!

    Sponsorship opportunities for the 2017 Annual Meeting are available now – and they are going quickly! We welcome all EDC Investors and other local companies interested in supporting this event to participate and gain visibility among more than 700 of the region’s top executive leaders and corporate decision makers.   But please don’t delay! We can tell you from past experience that these sponsorships sell out fast. For a complete listing of available opportunities, click here.   Prospective … Continued

Get ready to RISE: Annual Meeting set for October 17

    A must-attend event for business and community leaders, the Tampa Hillsborough EDC’s 2017 Annual Meeting is set for Tuesday, October 17th at Amalie Arena from 4:30 to 8:30 p.m.   Our signature event, the Annual Meeting looks back at the EDC’s most significant fiscal year achievements and provides exceptional networking opportunities for hundreds of attendees. This year’s theme, RISE, will celebrate the progress Tampa and Hillsborough County have made this year in job creation, capital investment, and increasing … Continued

Manufacturing, Information Technology services sectors powering 2017 Tampa market growth

    The manufacturing and information technology industries are doing their part to keep Tampa Bay’s job creation machine humming this year. Since fiscal year 2017 commenced on October 1, the Tampa Hillsborough EDC announced 19 projects, 10 of which were in these two sectors. While Amgen’s March announcement that it would relocate its global shared services center from California to Tampa and create close to 500 high wage jobs stole the spotlight, the relocations of Continuity Logic, BlueLine Associates, … Continued

Tampa International Airport’s expansion readies for second phase, including 17-acre commercial area

    With the $971 million initial phase of Tampa International Airport (TIA)’s master plan on track for completion next year, the airport is gearing up for Phase 2. In May, TIA shared details for the next phase, which includes the construction of the 17-acre Gateway Development Area and the demolition of the red parking garage and Airside D guideway. The Gateway area, which TIA CEO Joe Lopano envisions will bring more revenues and opportunities for the airport, will feature … Continued

$3B downtown development project moves forward, gets name: Water Street Tampa

    The first phase of Water Street Tampa – the $3 billion Strategic Property Partners (SPP) and Cascade Investment-backed redevelopment project in downtown Tampa – will begin concurrent vertical construction on 18 buildings in early 2018. Phase one will comprise 4 million square feet spanning 10 city blocks and is scheduled for completion by the end of 2020.   SPP has hired seven general contractors for the project, which will employ up to 2,000 workers on site per day, … Continued