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Foreign investment plan launched

    Business Observer   The Tampa Bay Export Alliance launched the Global Tampa Bay Foreign Direct Investment Plan to foster global engagement.   The plan outlines specific steps local business, civic and government leaders can take to leverage foreign direct investment to foster global engagement, according to a press release. The strategy is part of Tampa Bay’s participation in the Global Cities Initiative, a joint project of the Brookings Institution and JPMorgan Chase to help metropolitan leaders advance regional … Continued

Tampa Bay launches new foreign direct investment strategy to maximize region’s global potential

    CONTACTS: Jessica Butzier, 813.518.2648, jbutzier@tampaedc.com Anthony Fiano, 202.238.3113, afiano@brookings.edu   TAMPA BAY, Fla. – Today, the Tampa Bay Export Alliance announced the launch of the Global Tampa Bay Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) Plan, a regional global investment plan that outlines specific steps that local business, civic, and government leaders can take to leverage foreign direct investment to foster global engagement. This strategy is an integral stage of Tampa Bay’s participation in the Global Cities Initiative, a joint project of … Continued

The ‘Tampa Renaissance’ Recital

    Mark Silva | U.S. News   Taking “the Tampa tour” with the mayor can be an uplifting urban experience.   This Florida Gulf Coast city, one of the true bellwethers in American politics, was hit hard by the Great Recession. It’s rebounding aggressively as an urban magnet for millennials.   “Tampa really has, I think by every measure, turned the page in its book and started a new chapter,” says Mayor Bob Buckhorn, touting an economic revival and … Continued

Tampa Hillsborough EDC, community partners celebrate Economic Development Week

    Without economic development efforts, our community would look much different than it does. The Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation and its many local partners came together the second week of May to celebrate the importance of economic development efforts in Tampa and Hillsborough County for Economic Development Week (EDW), originally started by the International Economic Development Council in 2016.   As the lead designated economic development agency for Tampa and Hillsborough County, the Tampa Hillsborough EDC made sure … Continued

Successful FDI mission to Frankfurt strengthens ties with German companies, partners

    Last week, the Tampa Bay Export Alliance (TBEA) hosted a business development mission to Frankfurt, Germany, marking its fifth regional mission together. The Germany mission was aimed at attracting foreign direct investment to the Tampa Bay region. With the addition of direct flights on Lufthansa, doing business between Tampa and Frankfurt has never been easier, making Tampa Bay an ideal location for German companies interested in establishing a U.S. presence. The mission’s 15 participants, representing Hillsborough, Pinellas, and … Continued

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Foreign investment plan launched

    Business Observer   The Tampa Bay Export Alliance launched the Global Tampa Bay Foreign Direct Investment Plan to foster global engagement.   The plan outlines specific steps local business, civic and government leaders can take to leverage foreign direct investment to foster global engagement, according to a press release. The strategy is part of Tampa Bay’s participation in the Global Cities Initiative, a joint project of the Brookings Institution and JPMorgan Chase to help metropolitan leaders advance regional … Continued

Tampa Bay launches new foreign direct investment strategy to maximize region’s global potential

    CONTACTS: Jessica Butzier, 813.518.2648, jbutzier@tampaedc.com Anthony Fiano, 202.238.3113, afiano@brookings.edu   TAMPA BAY, Fla. – Today, the Tampa Bay Export Alliance announced the launch of the Global Tampa Bay Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) Plan, a regional global investment plan that outlines specific steps that local business, civic, and government leaders can take to leverage foreign direct investment to foster global engagement. This strategy is an integral stage of Tampa Bay’s participation in the Global Cities Initiative, a joint project of … Continued

The ‘Tampa Renaissance’ Recital

    Mark Silva | U.S. News   Taking “the Tampa tour” with the mayor can be an uplifting urban experience.   This Florida Gulf Coast city, one of the true bellwethers in American politics, was hit hard by the Great Recession. It’s rebounding aggressively as an urban magnet for millennials.   “Tampa really has, I think by every measure, turned the page in its book and started a new chapter,” says Mayor Bob Buckhorn, touting an economic revival and … Continued

Tampa Hillsborough EDC, community partners celebrate Economic Development Week

    Without economic development efforts, our community would look much different than it does. The Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation and its many local partners came together the second week of May to celebrate the importance of economic development efforts in Tampa and Hillsborough County for Economic Development Week (EDW), originally started by the International Economic Development Council in 2016.   As the lead designated economic development agency for Tampa and Hillsborough County, the Tampa Hillsborough EDC made sure … Continued

Successful FDI mission to Frankfurt strengthens ties with German companies, partners

    Last week, the Tampa Bay Export Alliance (TBEA) hosted a business development mission to Frankfurt, Germany, marking its fifth regional mission together. The Germany mission was aimed at attracting foreign direct investment to the Tampa Bay region. With the addition of direct flights on Lufthansa, doing business between Tampa and Frankfurt has never been easier, making Tampa Bay an ideal location for German companies interested in establishing a U.S. presence. The mission’s 15 participants, representing Hillsborough, Pinellas, and … Continued