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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

Capping off a milestone year at Annual Meeting

Earlier this month, more than 500 business and community leaders gathered at the Straz Center to celebrate the Tampa Hillsborough EDC’s 2018 fiscal year and all I can say is WOW!   The energy in the room was electrifying. I could really feel the excitement everyone shares for the Tampa area and the growth and development that is underway.   EDC Chair Dr. Alan List and I kicked off the program recapping a stellar year of numerous wins. Our Business … Continued

Seen on TV: Big Storm Brewing joins Global Tampa Bay in Chile for export sales mission

Big Storm Brewing, along with the Global Tampa Bay team, are in Santiago, Chile currently for an export sales mission. As one of our Gold Key companies, Big Storm will participate in one-on-one meetings with potential buyers during the trip.   The Chile economy offers local companies significant trade opportunities due to its open market policies, zero tariffs, stable democratic government, solid business practices and low corruption. Chile was Florida’s third largest merchandise export in 2017, with Florida representing about … Continued

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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

Capping off a milestone year at Annual Meeting

Earlier this month, more than 500 business and community leaders gathered at the Straz Center to celebrate the Tampa Hillsborough EDC’s 2018 fiscal year and all I can say is WOW!   The energy in the room was electrifying. I could really feel the excitement everyone shares for the Tampa area and the growth and development that is underway.   EDC Chair Dr. Alan List and I kicked off the program recapping a stellar year of numerous wins. Our Business … Continued

Seen on TV: Big Storm Brewing joins Global Tampa Bay in Chile for export sales mission

Big Storm Brewing, along with the Global Tampa Bay team, are in Santiago, Chile currently for an export sales mission. As one of our Gold Key companies, Big Storm will participate in one-on-one meetings with potential buyers during the trip.   The Chile economy offers local companies significant trade opportunities due to its open market policies, zero tariffs, stable democratic government, solid business practices and low corruption. Chile was Florida’s third largest merchandise export in 2017, with Florida representing about … Continued