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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

ED Now Feature: Meet Craig Richard – A Conversation with IEDC’s 2018 Board Chair

    By Eli Dile, with IEDC   The ringing in of each new year brings new leadership to IEDC’s board of directors. Craig Richard, CEcD, FM, president and CEO of the Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation in Florida, will serve as IEDC’s board chair in 2018. Richard recently spoke to ED Now about his priorities for the organization in 2018 and discussed public perceptions of economic development. This interview has been edited for length and clarity.   ED Now: … Continued

Handelsblatt: Amazon’s second headquarters

    Handelsblatt | Thomas Jahn (Translated)   The rain colors black streaks in the white-gray plaster. The windows look like viewing slits – a building as rectangular as it is barren. From the roof hangs a plastic banner: “Up to a city block available”, including a phone number.   In the middle of downtown Tampa there is plenty of space, the real estate prices are relatively affordable. Most who work in this third largest city in the state of … Continued

Record Year! A look back at Tampa Hillsborough EDC’s 2017 projects

  As 2018 quickly approaches and 2017 fades away, let’s look back at the record number of projects, new jobs and capital investment the Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation announced this fiscal year in Tampa and Hillsborough County.     On the eve of the new year, we are thankful for the economic impact the thirty-one completed projects will have in the years to come:   Advanced Airfoil Components www.siemens.com | www.chromalloy.com   Joint venture manufacturing company formed by Siemens and … Continued

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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

ED Now Feature: Meet Craig Richard – A Conversation with IEDC’s 2018 Board Chair

    By Eli Dile, with IEDC   The ringing in of each new year brings new leadership to IEDC’s board of directors. Craig Richard, CEcD, FM, president and CEO of the Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation in Florida, will serve as IEDC’s board chair in 2018. Richard recently spoke to ED Now about his priorities for the organization in 2018 and discussed public perceptions of economic development. This interview has been edited for length and clarity.   ED Now: … Continued

Handelsblatt: Amazon’s second headquarters

    Handelsblatt | Thomas Jahn (Translated)   The rain colors black streaks in the white-gray plaster. The windows look like viewing slits – a building as rectangular as it is barren. From the roof hangs a plastic banner: “Up to a city block available”, including a phone number.   In the middle of downtown Tampa there is plenty of space, the real estate prices are relatively affordable. Most who work in this third largest city in the state of … Continued

Record Year! A look back at Tampa Hillsborough EDC’s 2017 projects

  As 2018 quickly approaches and 2017 fades away, let’s look back at the record number of projects, new jobs and capital investment the Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation announced this fiscal year in Tampa and Hillsborough County.     On the eve of the new year, we are thankful for the economic impact the thirty-one completed projects will have in the years to come:   Advanced Airfoil Components www.siemens.com | www.chromalloy.com   Joint venture manufacturing company formed by Siemens and … Continued