Ybor City took another step toward becoming a true live-work-play neighborhood Tuesday as Ashley Furniture HomeStores celebrated the opening of its ecommerce offices. The retailer moved 200 jobs to Ybor City as part of the new operation, including the creation of 40 new e-commerce jobs. Read More
There’s a shift in leadership at an investment firm that oversees a multimillion-dollar fund injecting capital into tech companies in Florida. Greg Baty, who led the team that manages the Florida Growth Fund, has left Hamilton Lane, the Philadelphia-based investment firm hired by the Florida State Board of Administration to… Read More
Bayshore Solutions has been selected, for the ninth year in a row, as a 2016 Blue Ribbon Business Award winner by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.  Representing the interests of more than 3 million businesses of all sizes and sectors, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce is the world’s largest business… Read More
TBTF's 2016 Career Fair will continue to encourage participation from hiring managers and senior leadership as we expand with tracks for students and veterans, and open our doors to all job seekers at large at no cost. Read More
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce has announced Nitro Mobile Solutions as a winner of its annual DREAM BIG Blue Ribbon Small Business Awards®, recognizing 100 companies for their success and contributions to America’s economic growth and vitality. “Small business across America today face more economic and regulatory hurdles than ever… Read More
Labinal Power Systems, a subsidiary of aerospace, defense and security firm Safran, is expanding its facility in Manatee County, according to a statement from the Bradenton Area Economic Development Corp. The expansion includes the relocation of Aerosource, which Safran acquired in 2011, from New Jersey to south Manatee County. The… Read More
Four of the largest companies headquartered in Tampa Bay got a spot on Fortune’s list of the world’s most admired companiesfor 2016. Publix Super Markets Inc. is the only locally based firm to crack the top 50, coming in at No. 49. It’s the first year Publix has made the… Read More
Your company is on a roll. You’ve almost got more business than you can handle, your team is crazy busy, and your office space is maxed out. You’re ready to expand. But where are you going to find the time to hunt for a new building, hire more great people,… Read More
TEC Garage, an incubator and coworking entrepreneurial center operated by Tampa Bay Innovation Center, has added seven new clients. “We’re pleased these companies have joined our community of startups and entrepreneurs.  This is a continuing affirmation of the growing strength of our local entrepreneurial climate,” says Tonya Elmore, president of… Read More
Tampa Bay Innovation Center, an innovation and entrepreneurship center for technology businesses, will hold its March 2016 TECH Talk program on Tuesday, March 8 at 8:30 a.m. at Microsoft Headquarter offices, 5426 Bay Center Dr., Suite 700, Tampa. Read More