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MetLife to Expand in Tampa, Add 430 Additional High-Wage Jobs by 2019

    TAMPA, Fla. – (Nov. 3, 2017) – The Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation today announced that MetLife, Inc., is expanding its Tampa operations, adding 430 additional, high-wage jobs at its existing campus and investing $25 million in the project. One of the world’s leading financial services companies, MetLife will hire for a variety of new positions that will pay an average of 150% of Hillsborough County’s annual private sector wage.   MetLife first established operations in Tampa over … Continued

Team Tampa Bay rolls out Amazon proposal videos

    TAMPA BAY – (Oct. 19, 2017) – Pinellas County Economic Development, St. Petersburg Area Economic Development Corporation, and Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation – the team that put together the Tampa Bay region’s response for Amazon’s HQ2 – is rolling out the videos created in support of the proposal to the public.   The videos, which will be rolled out over the next two weeks on the organizations’ social media sites, were submitted as part of the online … Continued

Westshore Alliance Launches Inaugural Westshore Worker & Resident Survey

    Tampa, Fla. (October 11, 2017) – The Westshore Alliance is conducting the first district-wide Westshore worker and resident survey to gain greater insight on the perceptions, activities and demographic makeup of those who live and/or work in Westshore.   The need to conduct this inaugural survey of Westshore constituents stems from the District’s explosive growth and development, unique accessibility to Tampa International Airport, a workforce 94,000 strong, proximity to world-class shopping, entertainment and restaurants, 35+ hotels, and a … Continued

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MetLife to Expand in Tampa, Add 430 Additional High-Wage Jobs by 2019

    TAMPA, Fla. – (Nov. 3, 2017) – The Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation today announced that MetLife, Inc., is expanding its Tampa operations, adding 430 additional, high-wage jobs at its existing campus and investing $25 million in the project. One of the world’s leading financial services companies, MetLife will hire for a variety of new positions that will pay an average of 150% of Hillsborough County’s annual private sector wage.   MetLife first established operations in Tampa over … Continued

Team Tampa Bay rolls out Amazon proposal videos

    TAMPA BAY – (Oct. 19, 2017) – Pinellas County Economic Development, St. Petersburg Area Economic Development Corporation, and Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation – the team that put together the Tampa Bay region’s response for Amazon’s HQ2 – is rolling out the videos created in support of the proposal to the public.   The videos, which will be rolled out over the next two weeks on the organizations’ social media sites, were submitted as part of the online … Continued

Westshore Alliance Launches Inaugural Westshore Worker & Resident Survey

    Tampa, Fla. (October 11, 2017) – The Westshore Alliance is conducting the first district-wide Westshore worker and resident survey to gain greater insight on the perceptions, activities and demographic makeup of those who live and/or work in Westshore.   The need to conduct this inaugural survey of Westshore constituents stems from the District’s explosive growth and development, unique accessibility to Tampa International Airport, a workforce 94,000 strong, proximity to world-class shopping, entertainment and restaurants, 35+ hotels, and a … Continued