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Investor Spotlight: SunTrust Bank

          SunTrust Bank is a purpose-driven company dedicated to Lighting the Way to Financial Well-Being for the clients and communities it serves. SunTrust provides deposit, credit, trust, investment, mortgage, asset management, securities brokerage, and capital market services.   Tim Schar is the market president for the Tampa Bay Area in the Florida Division of SunTrust. He has primary market responsibility for the Bank’s Commercial Banking activities, including relationships with for profit, not for profit, government and … Continued

Greenway Health expands Tampa headquarters; adds high wage jobs

    On April 17, the Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation announced that health information technology and services provider Greenway Health is expanding its headquarters in Tampa. The company is adding another 104 new high-wage jobs to its Westshore district location and investing $1.8 million in the project. New positions to be hired through December 2018 include software development and training, legal, cybersecurity, and marketing roles.   Greenway Health is a privately-owned vendor of health information technology (HIT) that provides … Continued

Greenway Health to add 104 jobs at Tampa headquarters

Richard Danielson | Tampa Bay Times   Greenway Health CEO Scott Zimmerman   TAMPA — Greenway Health will add 104 new employees and invest $1.8 million expanding its West Shore headquarters, officials announced Tuesday.   The positions are expected to be added by December in the company’s software development and training, legal, cyber securityand marketing departments.   Those jobs will pay an average of $57,163 — or 115 percent of Hillsborough County’s average private sector annual wage — and the … Continued

2018 Legislative Session’s Lessons for Economic Development

    Florida’s economic development and tourism organizations would have been negatively impacted had House Bill 3 and its companion, Senate Bill 1714, both passed. The former sailed through the House, the latter did not pass in the Senate.   These bills, which sought to impose onerous requirements and regulations on local economic development and tourism organizations in the name of accountability, would have greatly affected our ability to carry out our mission and discouraged private sector involvement in the … Continued

Tampa Hillsborough EDC promotes Bauer to Chief Operating Officer

Michelle Bauer CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER   By Jo-Lynn Brown  – Special Sections and Social Media Manager, Tampa Bay Business Journal   The Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corp. has promoted Michelle Bauer to chief operating officer.   Previously, Bauer was chief marketing officer. In her new role, she will report directly to Craig Richard, president and CEO of the EDC, according to an announcement from Richard on Friday.   In her new role, Bauer will provide leadership and operational oversight of the organization, according to a statement. … Continued

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Investor Spotlight: SunTrust Bank

          SunTrust Bank is a purpose-driven company dedicated to Lighting the Way to Financial Well-Being for the clients and communities it serves. SunTrust provides deposit, credit, trust, investment, mortgage, asset management, securities brokerage, and capital market services.   Tim Schar is the market president for the Tampa Bay Area in the Florida Division of SunTrust. He has primary market responsibility for the Bank’s Commercial Banking activities, including relationships with for profit, not for profit, government and … Continued

Greenway Health expands Tampa headquarters; adds high wage jobs

    On April 17, the Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation announced that health information technology and services provider Greenway Health is expanding its headquarters in Tampa. The company is adding another 104 new high-wage jobs to its Westshore district location and investing $1.8 million in the project. New positions to be hired through December 2018 include software development and training, legal, cybersecurity, and marketing roles.   Greenway Health is a privately-owned vendor of health information technology (HIT) that provides … Continued

Greenway Health to add 104 jobs at Tampa headquarters

Richard Danielson | Tampa Bay Times   Greenway Health CEO Scott Zimmerman   TAMPA — Greenway Health will add 104 new employees and invest $1.8 million expanding its West Shore headquarters, officials announced Tuesday.   The positions are expected to be added by December in the company’s software development and training, legal, cyber securityand marketing departments.   Those jobs will pay an average of $57,163 — or 115 percent of Hillsborough County’s average private sector annual wage — and the … Continued

2018 Legislative Session’s Lessons for Economic Development

    Florida’s economic development and tourism organizations would have been negatively impacted had House Bill 3 and its companion, Senate Bill 1714, both passed. The former sailed through the House, the latter did not pass in the Senate.   These bills, which sought to impose onerous requirements and regulations on local economic development and tourism organizations in the name of accountability, would have greatly affected our ability to carry out our mission and discouraged private sector involvement in the … Continued

Tampa Hillsborough EDC promotes Bauer to Chief Operating Officer

Michelle Bauer CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER   By Jo-Lynn Brown  – Special Sections and Social Media Manager, Tampa Bay Business Journal   The Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corp. has promoted Michelle Bauer to chief operating officer.   Previously, Bauer was chief marketing officer. In her new role, she will report directly to Craig Richard, president and CEO of the EDC, according to an announcement from Richard on Friday.   In her new role, Bauer will provide leadership and operational oversight of the organization, according to a statement. … Continued