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Moving forward (finally!) on transportation

On November 6, Hillsborough residents voted to tax themselves a bit more to raise funds needed to fix our transportation woes and repair our aging schools. Fed up with decades of inaction, a group of committed and smart citizens formed All for Transportation, hustled to get the signatures they needed to get a penny sales tax on the ballot, gained the support of community and business leaders – and won. When you look at the folks who led All for … Continued

Global Tampa Bay sales mission to Chile yields more than $3 million in projected economic activity for local companies

Global Tampa Bay team and local companies in Chile for the latest export sales mission. Global Tampa Bay announced today that the participating companies in October’s export sales mission to Santiago, Chile have projected future sales and economic activity of approximately $3.35 million as a result of the trip.   Eight companies from the Tampa Bay region participated in the export sales mission to the Latin American country, which is one of Florida’s largest merchandise export markets. The local companies … Continued

Investor Spotlight: Ultimate Medical Academy

Tampa-based Ultimate Medical Academy (UMA) is a dynamic educational institution committed to equipping and empowering students to excel in healthcare careers. An accredited, higher educational institution with a national presence, UMA strives to provide a learning experience that maximizes value for our students in a professional, supportive and ethical environment.   Celebrating our 25th year in 2019, UMA has more than 50,000 alumni and offers content-rich, interactive courses to approximately 15,000 students via our Online Campus as well as hands-on … Continued

Tampa area continues to claim lowest cost of living compared to other major metro areas

The MSA scored a cost of living index of 89.6; Two percent lower than quarter three of 2017 and 10 percent lower than the national average   TAMPA, Fla. – (November 5, 2018) – The Tampa metro area scored a cost of living index of 89.6 during the third quarter of 2018 – 2.1 percent lower than the same quarter of the previous year. The cost of living in Tampa, according to the latest Cost of Living Index (COLI) report, … Continued

Advanced Airfoil Components opens 210,000 square-foot facility in Hillsborough County

Last year the Tampa Hillsborough EDC announced that Advanced Airfoil Components, a joint venture between Siemens USA and Chromalloy, chose Hillsborough County for its headquarters. On Friday, October 26, Advanced Airfoil Components celebrated its opening with employees, partners and leadership.   In this FOX 13 News – Tampa Bay video, learn more about Advanced Airfoil Components brand new 210,000 square-foot advanced manufacturing facility HQ located at 13124 U.S. Highway 41, near Big Bend Road, in Gibsonton. The facility already has 75 employees … Continued

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Moving forward (finally!) on transportation

On November 6, Hillsborough residents voted to tax themselves a bit more to raise funds needed to fix our transportation woes and repair our aging schools. Fed up with decades of inaction, a group of committed and smart citizens formed All for Transportation, hustled to get the signatures they needed to get a penny sales tax on the ballot, gained the support of community and business leaders – and won. When you look at the folks who led All for … Continued

Global Tampa Bay sales mission to Chile yields more than $3 million in projected economic activity for local companies

Global Tampa Bay team and local companies in Chile for the latest export sales mission. Global Tampa Bay announced today that the participating companies in October’s export sales mission to Santiago, Chile have projected future sales and economic activity of approximately $3.35 million as a result of the trip.   Eight companies from the Tampa Bay region participated in the export sales mission to the Latin American country, which is one of Florida’s largest merchandise export markets. The local companies … Continued

Investor Spotlight: Ultimate Medical Academy

Tampa-based Ultimate Medical Academy (UMA) is a dynamic educational institution committed to equipping and empowering students to excel in healthcare careers. An accredited, higher educational institution with a national presence, UMA strives to provide a learning experience that maximizes value for our students in a professional, supportive and ethical environment.   Celebrating our 25th year in 2019, UMA has more than 50,000 alumni and offers content-rich, interactive courses to approximately 15,000 students via our Online Campus as well as hands-on … Continued

Tampa area continues to claim lowest cost of living compared to other major metro areas

The MSA scored a cost of living index of 89.6; Two percent lower than quarter three of 2017 and 10 percent lower than the national average   TAMPA, Fla. – (November 5, 2018) – The Tampa metro area scored a cost of living index of 89.6 during the third quarter of 2018 – 2.1 percent lower than the same quarter of the previous year. The cost of living in Tampa, according to the latest Cost of Living Index (COLI) report, … Continued

Advanced Airfoil Components opens 210,000 square-foot facility in Hillsborough County

Last year the Tampa Hillsborough EDC announced that Advanced Airfoil Components, a joint venture between Siemens USA and Chromalloy, chose Hillsborough County for its headquarters. On Friday, October 26, Advanced Airfoil Components celebrated its opening with employees, partners and leadership.   In this FOX 13 News – Tampa Bay video, learn more about Advanced Airfoil Components brand new 210,000 square-foot advanced manufacturing facility HQ located at 13124 U.S. Highway 41, near Big Bend Road, in Gibsonton. The facility already has 75 employees … Continued