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Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation Receives Excellence in Economic Development Award from the International Economic Development Council

  WASHINGTON, DC (Sept. 19, 2017) – The Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation received a Bronze Excellence in Economic Development Award for its Welcome to Tampa Bay video, a project in the category of Video/Multimedia Promotion from the International Economic Development Council (IEDC).   The honor was presented at an awards ceremony on Tuesday, Sept. 19, during the IEDC Annual Conference, which was held Sept. 17 – 20, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.   “On behalf of the IEDC board of directors … Continued

Application for LaunchCode’s Free Fall Coding Class Now Open

    HILLSBOROUGH AND PINELLAS COUNTIES, FL – LaunchCode, a national nonprofit that connects aspiring technologists with apprenticeships and jobs in tech, has opened applications for LC 101 Tampa Bay, a free 23-week computer programming course designed to put people on a path towards a career in technology. The class will be offered in partnership with CareerSource Tampa Bay at CareerSource’s Career Center on N. Florida Avenue. Registration is now open at www.launchcode.org/lc101.   “LaunchCode’s mission is to make having … Continued

Hurricane Irma: SBA Disaster Assistance for Businesses and Residents Update

    ATLANTA – The U.S. Small Business Administration has added more counties to the disaster declaration in Florida affected by Hurricane Irma that began on Sept. 4, 2017.   The disaster declaration covers the counties of Broward, Charlotte, Clay, Collier, Duval, Flagler, Hillsborough, Lee, Manatee, Miami-Dade, Monroe, Palm Beach, Pinellas, Putnam, Sarasota and Saint Johns in Florida which are eligible for both Physical and Economic Injury Disaster Loans from the SBA. Small businesses and most private nonprofit organizations in … Continued

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Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation Receives Excellence in Economic Development Award from the International Economic Development Council

  WASHINGTON, DC (Sept. 19, 2017) – The Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation received a Bronze Excellence in Economic Development Award for its Welcome to Tampa Bay video, a project in the category of Video/Multimedia Promotion from the International Economic Development Council (IEDC).   The honor was presented at an awards ceremony on Tuesday, Sept. 19, during the IEDC Annual Conference, which was held Sept. 17 – 20, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.   “On behalf of the IEDC board of directors … Continued

Application for LaunchCode’s Free Fall Coding Class Now Open

    HILLSBOROUGH AND PINELLAS COUNTIES, FL – LaunchCode, a national nonprofit that connects aspiring technologists with apprenticeships and jobs in tech, has opened applications for LC 101 Tampa Bay, a free 23-week computer programming course designed to put people on a path towards a career in technology. The class will be offered in partnership with CareerSource Tampa Bay at CareerSource’s Career Center on N. Florida Avenue. Registration is now open at www.launchcode.org/lc101.   “LaunchCode’s mission is to make having … Continued

Hurricane Irma: SBA Disaster Assistance for Businesses and Residents Update

    ATLANTA – The U.S. Small Business Administration has added more counties to the disaster declaration in Florida affected by Hurricane Irma that began on Sept. 4, 2017.   The disaster declaration covers the counties of Broward, Charlotte, Clay, Collier, Duval, Flagler, Hillsborough, Lee, Manatee, Miami-Dade, Monroe, Palm Beach, Pinellas, Putnam, Sarasota and Saint Johns in Florida which are eligible for both Physical and Economic Injury Disaster Loans from the SBA. Small businesses and most private nonprofit organizations in … Continued