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May is for Milestones

  While the month of May is hardly over, it’s already been a historic one for the Tampa Hillsborough EDC. This month, we announced the recruitment of our first Fortune 500 headquarters, The Mosaic Company. Fortune 500 corporate headquarters relocations are rare, and the fact that Mosaic chose Tampa and Hillsborough County signals that our community has the talent, connectivity, geographic location and business climate that today’s multinational operations need to thrive. In short, we’ve arrived.   Mosaic’s decision to … Continued

Investor Spotlight: Port Tampa Bay

  Port Tampa Bay has long been recognized in the shipping industry for its handling of bulk and break-bulk cargos, including phosphate, steel and petroleum, as well as its leadership in the shipbuilding industry. Over the past decade, Port Tampa Bay has advanced its container-handling capabilities and seen a rapid growth in regional distribution facilities. The Port handles more than 38 million tons of cargo a year and counts Brazil, Trinidad, Mexico, Honduras, Canada, India, Japan, Colombia, China, and Venezuela … Continued

Custom battery manufacturer to relocate headquarters to Hillsborough County

  Resistacap Energy Products to hire up to 100 local employees   TAMPA, Fla. – (May 17, 2018) – Resistacap Energy Products, a leading turn-key source for custom batteries, battery packs, and batter chargers, today announced that it will relocate its headquarters from Huntsville, Alabama to Hillsborough County. The company will hire 100 local employees for a range of positions including assembly, soldering, welding and accounting. The company also plans to invest up to $500,000 in the project for equipment … Continued

EDC welcomes Nealy Wheat as controller

Nealy WheatCONTROLLER   On June 1, the EDC will welcome Nealy Wheat as its new controller. Wheat brings more than 15 years of financial, human resources management and administrative experience with nonprofit organizations and member associations to the EDC. In her new role, Wheat will oversee all financial, accounting and some human resources activities with responsibilities for budget management, financial analysis, forecasting, accounts payable, accounts receivable and financial reporting.   Most recently, Wheat served as chief financial officer at the … Continued

Mosaic to relocate headquarters to Hillsborough County

    Fortune 500 company’s move will shift corporate footprint closer to Central Florida and Brazil – two sites where it has a significant presence   TAMPA, Fla. – (May 14, 2018) – The Mosaic Company (NYSE: MOS) today announced that it intends to move its corporate headquarters, including senior executives and related functions, to Hillsborough County, Florida. Details of the move, including timing, the exact location of the corporate office and the number of employees to be relocated, remain … Continued

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May is for Milestones

  While the month of May is hardly over, it’s already been a historic one for the Tampa Hillsborough EDC. This month, we announced the recruitment of our first Fortune 500 headquarters, The Mosaic Company. Fortune 500 corporate headquarters relocations are rare, and the fact that Mosaic chose Tampa and Hillsborough County signals that our community has the talent, connectivity, geographic location and business climate that today’s multinational operations need to thrive. In short, we’ve arrived.   Mosaic’s decision to … Continued

Investor Spotlight: Port Tampa Bay

  Port Tampa Bay has long been recognized in the shipping industry for its handling of bulk and break-bulk cargos, including phosphate, steel and petroleum, as well as its leadership in the shipbuilding industry. Over the past decade, Port Tampa Bay has advanced its container-handling capabilities and seen a rapid growth in regional distribution facilities. The Port handles more than 38 million tons of cargo a year and counts Brazil, Trinidad, Mexico, Honduras, Canada, India, Japan, Colombia, China, and Venezuela … Continued

Custom battery manufacturer to relocate headquarters to Hillsborough County

  Resistacap Energy Products to hire up to 100 local employees   TAMPA, Fla. – (May 17, 2018) – Resistacap Energy Products, a leading turn-key source for custom batteries, battery packs, and batter chargers, today announced that it will relocate its headquarters from Huntsville, Alabama to Hillsborough County. The company will hire 100 local employees for a range of positions including assembly, soldering, welding and accounting. The company also plans to invest up to $500,000 in the project for equipment … Continued

EDC welcomes Nealy Wheat as controller

Nealy WheatCONTROLLER   On June 1, the EDC will welcome Nealy Wheat as its new controller. Wheat brings more than 15 years of financial, human resources management and administrative experience with nonprofit organizations and member associations to the EDC. In her new role, Wheat will oversee all financial, accounting and some human resources activities with responsibilities for budget management, financial analysis, forecasting, accounts payable, accounts receivable and financial reporting.   Most recently, Wheat served as chief financial officer at the … Continued

Mosaic to relocate headquarters to Hillsborough County

    Fortune 500 company’s move will shift corporate footprint closer to Central Florida and Brazil – two sites where it has a significant presence   TAMPA, Fla. – (May 14, 2018) – The Mosaic Company (NYSE: MOS) today announced that it intends to move its corporate headquarters, including senior executives and related functions, to Hillsborough County, Florida. Details of the move, including timing, the exact location of the corporate office and the number of employees to be relocated, remain … Continued