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North American Roofing Services, Inc. to Relocate U.S. Headquarters to Tampa

    TAMPA, Fla. / North American Roofing Services, Inc., a national commercial and industrial roofing company, is relocating its corporate headquarters from Asheville, NC to Tampa. The company will create up to 180 new-to-Florida jobs that will pay an average annual wage of $61,316, and include corporate headquarter office roles such as executive management, accounting, finance, human resources, legal, and information technology.   North American Roofing Services, Inc. CEO Brian Verble said, “Tampa is the perfect place for us to … Continued

Gov. Scott: Tampa Area Added Nearly 40,000 Jobs Over the Year

    TAMPA, Fla. — Governor Rick Scott announced today that the Tampa area added 39,800 new private-sector jobs over the year in July. The Tampa area’s unemployment rate was 4.8 percent, down 0.7 percentage point in the last year. Cissy Proctor, Executive Director of the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, made the announcement at Aero Simulation, Inc. (ASI), a designer and manufacturer of innovative flight simulators for military and commercial aircrafts that is expanding in Hillsborough County. The expansion … Continued

How four companies have tapped the Tampa Hillsborough EDC toolbox

    By Margie Manning, Tampa Bay Business Journal (Subscribers may view the story online here)   The Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corp. plans a 10 percent increase next year in visits to local companies as the organization puts a laser focus on business retention and expansion.   The EDC, the lead designated economic development agency for Hillsborough County and the cities of Tampa, Temple Terrace and Plant City, wants to make sure businesses know there are plenty of tools … Continued

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North American Roofing Services, Inc. to Relocate U.S. Headquarters to Tampa

    TAMPA, Fla. / North American Roofing Services, Inc., a national commercial and industrial roofing company, is relocating its corporate headquarters from Asheville, NC to Tampa. The company will create up to 180 new-to-Florida jobs that will pay an average annual wage of $61,316, and include corporate headquarter office roles such as executive management, accounting, finance, human resources, legal, and information technology.   North American Roofing Services, Inc. CEO Brian Verble said, “Tampa is the perfect place for us to … Continued

Gov. Scott: Tampa Area Added Nearly 40,000 Jobs Over the Year

    TAMPA, Fla. — Governor Rick Scott announced today that the Tampa area added 39,800 new private-sector jobs over the year in July. The Tampa area’s unemployment rate was 4.8 percent, down 0.7 percentage point in the last year. Cissy Proctor, Executive Director of the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, made the announcement at Aero Simulation, Inc. (ASI), a designer and manufacturer of innovative flight simulators for military and commercial aircrafts that is expanding in Hillsborough County. The expansion … Continued

How four companies have tapped the Tampa Hillsborough EDC toolbox

    By Margie Manning, Tampa Bay Business Journal (Subscribers may view the story online here)   The Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corp. plans a 10 percent increase next year in visits to local companies as the organization puts a laser focus on business retention and expansion.   The EDC, the lead designated economic development agency for Hillsborough County and the cities of Tampa, Temple Terrace and Plant City, wants to make sure businesses know there are plenty of tools … Continued