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Cott Corporation to expand headquarters in Hillsborough County

    TAMPA, Fla. – Today, Governor Scott announced that Cott Corporation, one of the world’s largest beverage producers and distributors, will be expanding their headquarters in Hillsborough County. The expansion will create 60 new jobs and invest $800,000 in the local community.   Governor Scott said, “I am proud to announce Cott Corporation is expanding their headquarters in Hillsborough County and creating 60 new jobs for Tampa families. Florida businesses have added more than 1.25 million private-sector jobs in the … Continued

Tampa Hillsborough EDC Hires New Senior Vice President & Chief Administrative Officer

    TAMPA, Fla. – The Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation (EDC) today announced that Mark Segel will be joining its management team as senior vice president and chief administrative officer on January 3, 2017. Segel brings nearly two decades of banking industry expertise and eight years of nonprofit leadership experience to his new role in the organization.   “Mark’s history of community leadership and his passion for our mission to bring high quality jobs and capital investment to Tampa … Continued

Gov. Scott: Florida Leads the Nation in Private-Sector Job Growth

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced that Florida businesses added private-sector jobs at the fastest rate in the nation in the last year, tied with Utah. Over the year in November, Florida added 251,400 new private-sector jobs, resulting in a private-sector job growth rate of 3.5 percent. Florida’s annual job growth rate has exceeded the nation’s rate, which is 1.7 percent, for 56 consecutive months.   Governor Scott said, “I am proud that we are ending … Continued

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Cott Corporation to expand headquarters in Hillsborough County

    TAMPA, Fla. – Today, Governor Scott announced that Cott Corporation, one of the world’s largest beverage producers and distributors, will be expanding their headquarters in Hillsborough County. The expansion will create 60 new jobs and invest $800,000 in the local community.   Governor Scott said, “I am proud to announce Cott Corporation is expanding their headquarters in Hillsborough County and creating 60 new jobs for Tampa families. Florida businesses have added more than 1.25 million private-sector jobs in the … Continued

Tampa Hillsborough EDC Hires New Senior Vice President & Chief Administrative Officer

    TAMPA, Fla. – The Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation (EDC) today announced that Mark Segel will be joining its management team as senior vice president and chief administrative officer on January 3, 2017. Segel brings nearly two decades of banking industry expertise and eight years of nonprofit leadership experience to his new role in the organization.   “Mark’s history of community leadership and his passion for our mission to bring high quality jobs and capital investment to Tampa … Continued

Gov. Scott: Florida Leads the Nation in Private-Sector Job Growth

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced that Florida businesses added private-sector jobs at the fastest rate in the nation in the last year, tied with Utah. Over the year in November, Florida added 251,400 new private-sector jobs, resulting in a private-sector job growth rate of 3.5 percent. Florida’s annual job growth rate has exceeded the nation’s rate, which is 1.7 percent, for 56 consecutive months.   Governor Scott said, “I am proud that we are ending … Continued