For more information about the local business climate, please contact:

Steve Morey
Vice President
Business Development

(813) 518-2639

Bank of Tampa


The Bank of Tampa is one of the largest community banks in the Tampa Bay area. It has been privately held by our staff, directors and clients since the banks inception in 1984. The Bank of Tampa has offices in Hillsborough and Pinellas Counties and assets totaling more than $1.5 billion.

Steve Fluharty

Stephen P. Fluharty serves as Senior Vice President and Market Director for The Bank of Tampa’s Sunset Park office. He has more than 25 years of experience, all of which occurred in the Tampa Bay area. In addition to his involvement with the Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation, Stephen is involved with organizations across Tampa Bay including the Hillsborough County Junior Achievement, The Spring of Tampa Bay, and the Diocese of South West Florida. Stephen holds a Bachelor of Science from Washington Lee University and the University of South Florida, and he holds an MBA from the University of South Florida.