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

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 Chromalloy

NEW JOBS: 350

CAPITAL INVESTMENT: $139,000,000

LOCATION: Hillsborough County

 

Wayfair

www.wayfair.com

 

Online retailer that specializes in home goods from sofas to wall art

NEW JOBS: 30

CAPITAL INVESTMENT: $400,000

LOCATION: Hillsborough County 

 

CleanPak Products

www.cleanpakproducts.com

 

Leader in Packaging Innovative Solutions® to the sanitary maintenance industry

NEW JOBS: 4

CAPITAL INVESTMENT: $200,000

LOCATION: Tampa

 

Cognizant

www.cognizant.com

One of the world’s leading professional services companies, transforming clients’ business, operating and technology models for the digital era

NEW JOBS: 75

CAPITAL INVESTMENT: $500,000

LOCATION: Hillsborough County

 

USAA

www.usaa.com

 

Provides financial products to military members and their families

NEW JOBS: 1,200

LOCATION: Hillsborough County

 

Think Anew

www.thinkanew.com

 

Provides information technology services that enable efficient interaction between hardware and software for the healthcare, education and government sectors

NEW JOBS: 20

CAPITAL INVESTMENT: $20,000

LOCATION: Hillsborough County

 

Steelco Florida

 

 

 

 

Steelco Florida will be located on a 35-acre site in Port Redwing

 

NEW JOBS: 195

CAPITAL INVESTMENT: $221,400,000

LOCATION: Hillsborough County

 

 

3Gmetalworx

www.3gmetalworx.com 

 

Delivers leading-edge solutions for shielding advanced electronic applications

NEW JOBS: 10

CAPITAL INVESTMENT: $330,000

LOCATION: Hillsborough County

 

Astus Medical

www.astusmedical.com

 

First company to develop video equipment laparoscopy with digital technology

NEW JOBS: 8

CAPITAL INVESTMENT: $1,000,000

LOCATION: Tampa

 

Corin US HQ

www.coringroup.com 

 

Global manufacturer of orthopedic devices and high-tech solutions to improve surgical procedures

NEW JOBS: 100

CAPITAL INVESTMENT: $500,000

LOCATION: Hillsborough County

 

Vendita Technology Group 

www.vendita.com

Global technology and software development company that specializes in custom solutions for enterprise users of Oracle and IBM products and services

NEW JOBS: 15

CAPITAL INVESTMENT: $500,000

LOCATION: Tampa

 

DAS Health HQ

www.dashealth.com

 

Leading provider of Health IT, management solutions and regulatory consulting headquartered in Tampa

NEW JOBS: 30

CAPITAL INVESTMENT: $145,000

LOCATION: Tampa

 

Continuity Logic

www.continuitylogic.com 

 

Innovation leader for enterprise continuity, risk, and compliance management software

NEW JOBS: 30

CAPITAL INVESTMENT: $181,000

LOCATION: Tampa

 

Amgen

www.amgen.com

 

One of the world’s leading independent biotechnology companies

NEW JOBS: 450

CAPITAL INVESTMENT: $25,000,000

LOCATION: Tampa

 

Vistra Communications

www.consultvistra.com

 

Full-service strategic communications and professional services agency headquartered in Tampa

NEW JOBS: 50

CAPITAL INVESTMENT: $1,300,000

LOCATION: Hillsborough County

 

CWU, Inc. Corp. HQ

www.cwuinc.us

 

Provides its government clients with critical staff augmentation support

NEW JOBS: 50

CAPITAL INVESTMENT: $2,500,000

LOCATION: Hillsborough County

 

Metrohm USA North American HQ

www.metrohm.com

 

One of the world’s most trusted manufacturers of high-precision instruments for chemical analysis

NEW JOBS: 15

CAPITAL INVESTMENT: $50,000,000

LOCATION: Hillsborough County

 

ReliaQuest US HQ

www.reliaquest.com

 

Pioneer in IT security solutions, ensures organizations remain secure and compliant as the IT world changes

NEW JOBS: 150

CAPITAL INVESTMENT: $2,500,000

LOCATION: Tampa

 

BlueLine Associates US HQ

www.blueline-associates.com

 

Global process-driven Professional Services firm that transforms business challenges into growth, operational agility and competitive advantage

NEW JOBS: 150

CAPITAL INVESTMENT: $2,276,000

LOCATION: Hillsborough County

 

Cott Corporation Corp. HQ

www.cott.com

 

One of the world’s largest producers of beverages on behalf of retailers, brand owners and distributors

NEW JOBS: 60

CAPITAL INVESTMENT: $800,000

LOCATION: Hillsborough County

 

BlueGrace Logistics  

www.mybluegrace.com

 

Offers complete, customized transportation management solutions to customers across the United States

NEW JOBS: 250

CAPITAL INVESTMENT: $4,500,000

LOCATION: Hillsborough County

 

CareSync HQ

www.caresync.com

 

Leader in chronic care management offering care coordination services, medical records retrieval and easy-to-use technology for health

NEW JOBS: 500

CAPITAL INVESTMENT: $4,500,000

LOCATION: Hillsborough County

 

Lukos, LLC. HQ

www.lukos.com

 

Delivers professional services to the federal government

NEW JOBS: 10

CAPITAL INVESTMENT: $10,000

LOCATION: Hillsborough County

 

Fresco Foods, Inc.

www.eatfrescofoods.com

 

Produces Eat Fresco, a line of fresh prepared meals, packaged for sale within the retail market

NEW JOBS: 50

CAPITAL INVESTMENT: $1,500,000

LOCATION: Hillsborough County

 

AKCA INC. Corp. HQ

www.akcainc.com

 

Provider of pavement marking systems to governmental agencies and contractors throughout the southeastern United States

NEW JOBS: 30

CAPITAL INVESTMENT: $400,000

LOCATION: Plant City

 

 

 

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

Hussain Shamseddine

 

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 Chromalloy

NEW JOBS: 350

CAPITAL INVESTMENT: $139,000,000

LOCATION: Hillsborough County

 

Wayfair

www.wayfair.com

 

Online retailer that specializes in home goods from sofas to wall art

NEW JOBS: 30

CAPITAL INVESTMENT: $400,000

LOCATION: Hillsborough County 

 

CleanPak Products

www.cleanpakproducts.com

 

Leader in Packaging Innovative Solutions® to the sanitary maintenance industry

NEW JOBS: 4

CAPITAL INVESTMENT: $200,000

LOCATION: Tampa

 

Cognizant

www.cognizant.com

One of the world’s leading professional services companies, transforming clients’ business, operating and technology models for the digital era

NEW JOBS: 75

CAPITAL INVESTMENT: $500,000

LOCATION: Hillsborough County

 

USAA

www.usaa.com

 

Provides financial products to military members and their families

NEW JOBS: 1,200

LOCATION: Hillsborough County

 

Think Anew

www.thinkanew.com

 

Provides information technology services that enable efficient interaction between hardware and software for the healthcare, education and government sectors

NEW JOBS: 20

CAPITAL INVESTMENT: $20,000

LOCATION: Hillsborough County

 

Steelco Florida

 

 

 

 

Steelco Florida will be located on a 35-acre site in Port Redwing

 

NEW JOBS: 195

CAPITAL INVESTMENT: $221,400,000

LOCATION: Hillsborough County

 

 

3Gmetalworx

www.3gmetalworx.com 

 

Delivers leading-edge solutions for shielding advanced electronic applications

NEW JOBS: 10

CAPITAL INVESTMENT: $330,000

LOCATION: Hillsborough County

 

Astus Medical

www.astusmedical.com

 

First company to develop video equipment laparoscopy with digital technology

NEW JOBS: 8

CAPITAL INVESTMENT: $1,000,000

LOCATION: Tampa

 

Corin US HQ

www.coringroup.com 

 

Global manufacturer of orthopedic devices and high-tech solutions to improve surgical procedures

NEW JOBS: 100

CAPITAL INVESTMENT: $500,000

LOCATION: Hillsborough County

 

Vendita Technology Group 

www.vendita.com

Global technology and software development company that specializes in custom solutions for enterprise users of Oracle and IBM products and services

NEW JOBS: 15

CAPITAL INVESTMENT: $500,000

LOCATION: Tampa

 

DAS Health HQ

www.dashealth.com

 

Leading provider of Health IT, management solutions and regulatory consulting headquartered in Tampa

NEW JOBS: 30

CAPITAL INVESTMENT: $145,000

LOCATION: Tampa

 

Continuity Logic

www.continuitylogic.com 

 

Innovation leader for enterprise continuity, risk, and compliance management software

NEW JOBS: 30

CAPITAL INVESTMENT: $181,000

LOCATION: Tampa

 

Amgen

www.amgen.com

 

One of the world’s leading independent biotechnology companies

NEW JOBS: 450

CAPITAL INVESTMENT: $25,000,000

LOCATION: Tampa

 

Vistra Communications

www.consultvistra.com

 

Full-service strategic communications and professional services agency headquartered in Tampa

NEW JOBS: 50

CAPITAL INVESTMENT: $1,300,000

LOCATION: Hillsborough County

 

CWU, Inc. Corp. HQ

www.cwuinc.us

 

Provides its government clients with critical staff augmentation support

NEW JOBS: 50

CAPITAL INVESTMENT: $2,500,000

LOCATION: Hillsborough County

 

Metrohm USA North American HQ

www.metrohm.com

 

One of the world’s most trusted manufacturers of high-precision instruments for chemical analysis

NEW JOBS: 15

CAPITAL INVESTMENT: $50,000,000

LOCATION: Hillsborough County

 

ReliaQuest US HQ

www.reliaquest.com

 

Pioneer in IT security solutions, ensures organizations remain secure and compliant as the IT world changes

NEW JOBS: 150

CAPITAL INVESTMENT: $2,500,000

LOCATION: Tampa

 

BlueLine Associates US HQ

www.blueline-associates.com

 

Global process-driven Professional Services firm that transforms business challenges into growth, operational agility and competitive advantage

NEW JOBS: 150

CAPITAL INVESTMENT: $2,276,000

LOCATION: Hillsborough County

 

Cott Corporation Corp. HQ

www.cott.com

 

One of the world’s largest producers of beverages on behalf of retailers, brand owners and distributors

NEW JOBS: 60

CAPITAL INVESTMENT: $800,000

LOCATION: Hillsborough County

 

BlueGrace Logistics  

www.mybluegrace.com

 

Offers complete, customized transportation management solutions to customers across the United States

NEW JOBS: 250

CAPITAL INVESTMENT: $4,500,000

LOCATION: Hillsborough County

 

CareSync HQ

www.caresync.com

 

Leader in chronic care management offering care coordination services, medical records retrieval and easy-to-use technology for health

NEW JOBS: 500

CAPITAL INVESTMENT: $4,500,000

LOCATION: Hillsborough County

 

Lukos, LLC. HQ

www.lukos.com

 

Delivers professional services to the federal government

NEW JOBS: 10

CAPITAL INVESTMENT: $10,000

LOCATION: Hillsborough County

 

Fresco Foods, Inc.

www.eatfrescofoods.com

 

Produces Eat Fresco, a line of fresh prepared meals, packaged for sale within the retail market

NEW JOBS: 50

CAPITAL INVESTMENT: $1,500,000

LOCATION: Hillsborough County

 

AKCA INC. Corp. HQ

www.akcainc.com

 

Provider of pavement marking systems to governmental agencies and contractors throughout the southeastern United States

NEW JOBS: 30

CAPITAL INVESTMENT: $400,000

LOCATION: Plant City