For more information about Make It Tampa Bay, or to share your personal story, please contact:

Hussain Shamseddine
Digital Marketing Manager

(813) 518-2650
HSHAMSEDDINE@TAMPAEDC.COM

MAKE IT TAMPA BAY

With access to talent increasingly more important to companies considering Tampa for a relocation or expansion, attracting top talent has become a top priority for the Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation and our partners.

After much research and collaboration, a joint initiative launched in 2017 aimed at attracting more talent and business relocations to the area. Make It Tampa Bay focuses on three major sections – Work Here, Live Here, Build a Business – where local entrepreneurs and young professionals share stories that offer a unique insight into what life is like in Tampa.

In 2018, the initiative expanded into a full-fledged marketing campaign with ads running in key markets such as Boston, Dallas, and New York. Initial results are very promising, and in 2019 the campaign will continue. As Make It Tampa Bay expands and evolves, the initiative will become a valuable recruitment tool for local companies, colleges and universities.

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