Tampa Bay Market Report

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New survey reveals factors driving Millennial CEOs’ relocation decisions

    What’s driving the expansion and relocation decisions of a younger generation of CEOs at the helm of some of today’s fastest growing companies?   Much more than business climate and talent, according to the results of the Tampa Hillsborough EDC’s latest in-depth survey of 125 CEOs under the age of 40. The group, comprised of executives leading high-growth companies with up to $50 million in revenues and an average of nearly 40 employees, ranked lifestyle, commute times, crime, … Continued

New KPMG report ranks Tampa among most tax-friendly U.S. and global cities

    Tampa ranked #5 in the Unites States and #14 worldwide for offering the most favorable tax structures for businesses, according to KPMG LLP’s just released Focus on Tax 2016 competitive alternatives report.   Of the 51 large international cities highlighted in the study, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Baltimore, Atlanta, and Tampa all placed in the top 20 globally. Among the 10 countries in the study, the U.S. ranked seventh in terms of favorability of its overall tax structure for business. … Continued

Bertram Yachts establishes international headquarters in Tampa

    Legendary American boat builder Bertram Yachts has chosen Tampa as its new home, and is on track to create at least 140 new jobs and invest $35 million in the local market. Bertram chose the Florida city over locations in North Carolina, South Carolina and Georgia as the optimal spot for its new manufacturing facility, which will house the international headquarters, production, yacht service, retrofit and maintenance operations and other functions under one roof.   Bertram Yacht got … Continued

Tampa Bay

Market Report

New survey reveals factors driving Millennial CEOs’ relocation decisions

    What’s driving the expansion and relocation decisions of a younger generation of CEOs at the helm of some of today’s fastest growing companies?   Much more than business climate and talent, according to the results of the Tampa Hillsborough EDC’s latest in-depth survey of 125 CEOs under the age of 40. The group, comprised of executives leading high-growth companies with up to $50 million in revenues and an average of nearly 40 employees, ranked lifestyle, commute times, crime, … Continued

New KPMG report ranks Tampa among most tax-friendly U.S. and global cities

    Tampa ranked #5 in the Unites States and #14 worldwide for offering the most favorable tax structures for businesses, according to KPMG LLP’s just released Focus on Tax 2016 competitive alternatives report.   Of the 51 large international cities highlighted in the study, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Baltimore, Atlanta, and Tampa all placed in the top 20 globally. Among the 10 countries in the study, the U.S. ranked seventh in terms of favorability of its overall tax structure for business. … Continued

Bertram Yachts establishes international headquarters in Tampa

    Legendary American boat builder Bertram Yachts has chosen Tampa as its new home, and is on track to create at least 140 new jobs and invest $35 million in the local market. Bertram chose the Florida city over locations in North Carolina, South Carolina and Georgia as the optimal spot for its new manufacturing facility, which will house the international headquarters, production, yacht service, retrofit and maintenance operations and other functions under one roof.   Bertram Yacht got … Continued