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On Transit and Talent

The Tampa Bay region has made remarkable progress in the last decade in attracting higher wage jobs and creating collaborative partnerships between education and industry that are training our workforce to fill them. We’ve seen how smart and effective collaboration can make our cities and counties run better, giving businesses the confidence to expand and provide more opportunity for local residents. And yet we still struggle with fixing one of our most intractable problems: mass transportation.   Granted, it’s not … Continued

EDC promotes Steve Morey, adds new team member

The EDC has promoted Steve Morey to Senior Vice President, Business Development, overseeing all of the EDC’s business development efforts, both domestic and international. Morey has played a key part of the EDC’s success since he joined the team in 2013. We’re excited to have him take on this expanded leadership role.   The business development team will also have additional support for its growing international efforts come August 6. Madison Lawson, an experienced communications and research professional, will join … Continued

Talent attraction campaign yields positive results

Talent is the top concern among business executives when we talk to a company about relocating or expanding to Tampa. Therefore, talent attraction has become a top priority for the Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation.   To address this concern, the EDC, in partnership with leaders from Visit Tampa Bay, the Tourist Development Council of Hillsborough County and Hillsborough County Economic Development, created a marketing campaign aimed at attracting more talent and business relocations. Make It Tampa Bay launched last … Continued

Investor Spotlight: ReliaQuest

ReliaQuest is fundamentally reshaping the way that enterprises approach cyber security by offering a unique blend of technology and services to reduce the complexity of managing the overall security program while optimizing processes to make security teams more efficient. The ReliaQuest team acts as a guide to help large organizations align people, processes, and technology to seamlessly drive critical business outcomes. ReliaQuest’s model is recognized by industry experts as the standard for large and complex organizations.   Brian Murphy is … Continued

Seen on TV: Charley’s World visits Tampa Bay Brewing Company

Tampa Hillsborough EDC’s very own Steve Morey, Vice President of Business Development, was recently interviewed by FOX 13’s Charley Belcher about the EDC’s business retention and expansion program. The backdrop was Tampa Bay Brewing Company, one of the EDC’s recent expansion projects.   Tampa Bay Brewing Company, a pioneer of Tampa Bay’s craft beer scene, has expanded its brewery production once again in order to keep up with increased demand. With the help of the EDC, Tampa Bay Brewing will … Continued

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On Transit and Talent

The Tampa Bay region has made remarkable progress in the last decade in attracting higher wage jobs and creating collaborative partnerships between education and industry that are training our workforce to fill them. We’ve seen how smart and effective collaboration can make our cities and counties run better, giving businesses the confidence to expand and provide more opportunity for local residents. And yet we still struggle with fixing one of our most intractable problems: mass transportation.   Granted, it’s not … Continued

EDC promotes Steve Morey, adds new team member

The EDC has promoted Steve Morey to Senior Vice President, Business Development, overseeing all of the EDC’s business development efforts, both domestic and international. Morey has played a key part of the EDC’s success since he joined the team in 2013. We’re excited to have him take on this expanded leadership role.   The business development team will also have additional support for its growing international efforts come August 6. Madison Lawson, an experienced communications and research professional, will join … Continued

Talent attraction campaign yields positive results

Talent is the top concern among business executives when we talk to a company about relocating or expanding to Tampa. Therefore, talent attraction has become a top priority for the Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation.   To address this concern, the EDC, in partnership with leaders from Visit Tampa Bay, the Tourist Development Council of Hillsborough County and Hillsborough County Economic Development, created a marketing campaign aimed at attracting more talent and business relocations. Make It Tampa Bay launched last … Continued

Investor Spotlight: ReliaQuest

ReliaQuest is fundamentally reshaping the way that enterprises approach cyber security by offering a unique blend of technology and services to reduce the complexity of managing the overall security program while optimizing processes to make security teams more efficient. The ReliaQuest team acts as a guide to help large organizations align people, processes, and technology to seamlessly drive critical business outcomes. ReliaQuest’s model is recognized by industry experts as the standard for large and complex organizations.   Brian Murphy is … Continued

Seen on TV: Charley’s World visits Tampa Bay Brewing Company

Tampa Hillsborough EDC’s very own Steve Morey, Vice President of Business Development, was recently interviewed by FOX 13’s Charley Belcher about the EDC’s business retention and expansion program. The backdrop was Tampa Bay Brewing Company, one of the EDC’s recent expansion projects.   Tampa Bay Brewing Company, a pioneer of Tampa Bay’s craft beer scene, has expanded its brewery production once again in order to keep up with increased demand. With the help of the EDC, Tampa Bay Brewing will … Continued