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Tampa Hillsborough EDC kicks off THRIVE Capital Campaign

    This month, the Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation embarked on one of the most important economic development endeavors in our community to date.   The THRIVE Capital Campaign aims to raise $12 million over a three-year period to support the initiatives and programs of the Tampa Hillsborough EDC. This fundraising effort will allow our organization to ensure that our community is top of mind for company leaders considering relocations and for site selectors assisting in relocation and expansion … Continued

CareerSource Tampa Bay and CareerSource Pinellas Earn Top Job Placements in January

  Over 6,500 Tampa Bay Job Seekers Gained Employment   HILLSBOROUGH & PINELLAS COUNTIES (February 13, 2017) – In January, CareerSource Tampa Bay and CareerSource Pinellas ranked #1 and #2 respectively on the Governor’s Monthly Job Placement Report. For two consecutive months CareerSource Tampa Bay has ranked #1 on the report.   The Governor’s Monthly Job Placement Report, developed by the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity and CareerSource Florida, highlights job placement achievement for the 24 workforce boards. The report … Continued

Here’s what’s driving growth — and 150 new jobs — at this Tampa IT firm

    Margie Manning | Tampa Bay Business Journal   ReliaQuest, a Tampa company that provides IT security for its clients, is adding at least 150 jobs in 2017.   The new jobs are in addition to the more than 100 jobs the firms added in 2016.   ReliaQuest is one of several companies firming up the technology sector in the Tampa Bay area. While entrepreneurs historically have been concerned there’s a lack of funding and talent here, ReliaQuest has … Continued

ReliaQuest Adds 150 New Jobs in Tampa

    TAMPA, Fla. / ReliaQuest, a leading provider of cybersecurity solutions, is expanding its Tampa operations for the second time since 2015. The company is creating 150 new jobs and has moved its headquarters to a new location in downtown Tampa to accommodate its rapid growth.   Governor Rick Scott said, “I am proud that ReliaQuest will be expanding and creating 150 new jobs for families in the Tampa Bay area. Our continued focus on making Florida the most business-friendly … Continued

Westshore Alliance Elects New Leadership at Annual Meeting

    Tampa, Fla. (January 23, 2017) – The Westshore Alliance elected new leadership at its 34th Annual Dinner on January 19 at the Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay.  Outgoing President Enrique A. Woodroffe, FAIA passed the gavel to Jay Botsch, WestShore Plaza General Manager and 2017-18 President of the Alliance Board. Elected to serve as Westshore Alliance Officers and Executive Committee Members for 2017-18 are:   President: Jay Botsch, WestShore Plaza Vice President: Julie Harris, Julie L. Harris, Lic. Real … Continued

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Tampa Hillsborough EDC kicks off THRIVE Capital Campaign

    This month, the Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation embarked on one of the most important economic development endeavors in our community to date.   The THRIVE Capital Campaign aims to raise $12 million over a three-year period to support the initiatives and programs of the Tampa Hillsborough EDC. This fundraising effort will allow our organization to ensure that our community is top of mind for company leaders considering relocations and for site selectors assisting in relocation and expansion … Continued

CareerSource Tampa Bay and CareerSource Pinellas Earn Top Job Placements in January

  Over 6,500 Tampa Bay Job Seekers Gained Employment   HILLSBOROUGH & PINELLAS COUNTIES (February 13, 2017) – In January, CareerSource Tampa Bay and CareerSource Pinellas ranked #1 and #2 respectively on the Governor’s Monthly Job Placement Report. For two consecutive months CareerSource Tampa Bay has ranked #1 on the report.   The Governor’s Monthly Job Placement Report, developed by the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity and CareerSource Florida, highlights job placement achievement for the 24 workforce boards. The report … Continued

Here’s what’s driving growth — and 150 new jobs — at this Tampa IT firm

    Margie Manning | Tampa Bay Business Journal   ReliaQuest, a Tampa company that provides IT security for its clients, is adding at least 150 jobs in 2017.   The new jobs are in addition to the more than 100 jobs the firms added in 2016.   ReliaQuest is one of several companies firming up the technology sector in the Tampa Bay area. While entrepreneurs historically have been concerned there’s a lack of funding and talent here, ReliaQuest has … Continued

ReliaQuest Adds 150 New Jobs in Tampa

    TAMPA, Fla. / ReliaQuest, a leading provider of cybersecurity solutions, is expanding its Tampa operations for the second time since 2015. The company is creating 150 new jobs and has moved its headquarters to a new location in downtown Tampa to accommodate its rapid growth.   Governor Rick Scott said, “I am proud that ReliaQuest will be expanding and creating 150 new jobs for families in the Tampa Bay area. Our continued focus on making Florida the most business-friendly … Continued

Westshore Alliance Elects New Leadership at Annual Meeting

    Tampa, Fla. (January 23, 2017) – The Westshore Alliance elected new leadership at its 34th Annual Dinner on January 19 at the Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay.  Outgoing President Enrique A. Woodroffe, FAIA passed the gavel to Jay Botsch, WestShore Plaza General Manager and 2017-18 President of the Alliance Board. Elected to serve as Westshore Alliance Officers and Executive Committee Members for 2017-18 are:   President: Jay Botsch, WestShore Plaza Vice President: Julie Harris, Julie L. Harris, Lic. Real … Continued