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Friday, September 14, 2018
The Godfrey Hotel & Cabanas Tampa invites you to our holiday open house event!  Come for the view & stay to experience a taste of the holidays #Godfreystyle!   Complimentary Seasonal Sips, Snacks, Live DJ’s and a chance to win an Escape to Paradise Package Package includes: One Night Hotel Stay, Dinner for 2 with cocktails, Café Rewards, 2 hour Cabana Reservation with $250 F&B credit   Please ...read more
Wednesday, September 12, 2018
MEMORIAL HOSPITAL OF TAMPA PERFORMS MAZOR X SPINE SURGERY PROCEDURE  Memorial Hospital of Tampa is proud to announce that it now offers spine procedures using the MazorX surgical assurance platform.  The procedure was first performed at Memorial Hospital by Samuel Joseph, MD, orthopaedic surgeon, board certified in spinal surgery.  The MazorX Assurance Platform combines unprecedented preoperative ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, September 11, 2018
The South Tampa Chamber's Military Affairs Committee is proud to participate in this year's "Make a Difference Day" in support of homebound Veterans and in partnership with theJames A. Haley Veterans Hospital and Clinics. We have "adopted" RuFus, an Army Veteran who is 91 years old. All donations must be received by October 9th. Click here to see the request list and to sign up for items to ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Sunday, September 09, 2018
The South Tampa Chamber of Commerce is supporting a City of Tampa Police Department effort, working with the Community Partners Group, to provide safety materials and books that cover all age groups and a wide range of topics to the community.Click here and use password "Nick". To find out more about the books and this effort, contact Lisa Feitelberg-Costa at 508-496-8681 or at lisa@commgrps.com. ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Thursday, September 06, 2018
4th Annual Beer and Bow Ties Event to Benefit the Crisis Center of Tampa Bay  What: Annual fundraising event to raise money for the Crisis Center of Tampa Bay to support their suicide prevention and awareness efforts.  When: Friday, September 14th from 6:00 – 10:00pm  Where: The Orlo House & Ballroom, Tampa, FL 33606  Why this is important: The team behind Beer & Bow Ties hopes that the ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Thursday, September 06, 2018
Dear Partners and Advocates,  September has been officially declared "Child Safety Awareness Month" in Florida.The Children's Board provides funding to a large variety of agencies promoting safety for children, in addition to spearheading a Tampa Bay wide campaign to end the three leading causes of 100% preventable child death; drowning, unsafe sleep, and abusive head trauma.  Our children are ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, August 29, 2018
For immediate release:  Joe and Son’s Olive Oils To Open Second Location in North Tampa  Tampa, FL (August 29, 2018) – Joe and Son’s Olive Oils is coming to North Tampa this fall! The family-owned and operated specialty food store, deeply rooted in Tampa, is expanding into Carrollwood with its planned second location at 11618 North Dale Mabry Highway, next to Noble Crust. The new store is ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Economic, Fun Facts, Press Release
Thursday, August 23, 2018
Tampa, Fla. – The Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce voted in their Board meeting this morning to support the transportation tax referendum, joining community partner the South Tampa Chamber of Commerce, who voted on Monday to support the referendum.  “The Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce voted unanimously to support this important referendum because it gives our community the right to decide to ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release
Friday, August 03, 2018
TAMPA, FL – (August 3rd, 2018) The Crisis Center of Tampa Bay has distributed 150,000 plastic 2-1-1 information cards to Student Services staff working in Hillsborough County Public Schools. Boxes of cards were distributed to Student Services staff at a school district professional planning day at Riverview High School on the morning of Friday, August 3rd.   The cards remind people that help and ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release, Community, General News Article
Wednesday, August 01, 2018
The South Tampa Chamber is excited to announce that Fulfill Your Destiny will be awarding a Business Builder Grant to one of our Biz Expo & Networking Night Exhibitors! This past January Wise Women Fitness was the first chamber member to receive a $1000 Business Builder Grant from Fulfill Your Destiny, awarded at our Business of the Year Awards, and we can't wait to recognize another member at the ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, June 26, 2018
JDog Junk Removal and Hauling Celebrates Grand Opening at the Tampa Elks Lodge!On, Flag Day, June 14th, 2018 The South Tampa Chamber of Commerce was pleased to join in the celebration of the Grand Opening of JDog Junk Removal and Hauling. The date was hand picked to celebrate not only Flag Day, but everything JDog Junk Removal and Hauling does to service our Veterans. All donations from raffle ...read more
Categories: Education, Chamber, Community, Economic, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
Akerman LLP, a top 100 U.S. law firm serving clients across the Americas, and today announced nearly one-third of its lawyers were named to Super Lawyers. The 2018 edition of Super Lawyers Magazine recognized 218 professionals, including 83 Rising Stars. In Florida, Partners David Ackerman and Katherine Giddings were named to the Top 100 Florida Super Lawyers and Top 50 Florida Women Super ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Saturday, June 09, 2018
Utility to implement enhancements and lessons learned from Hurricane Irma TAMPA, May 30, 2018 Hurricane season starts June 1, and Tampa Electric is ready for whatever Mother Nature has in store. The company’s year-round preparations enable crews to handle the potential impacts of hurricanes and widespread power outages. Tampa Electric’s comprehensive storm plan is in place and crews are ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Friday, May 18, 2018
TAMPA – The South Tampa Chamber of Commerce was proud to present scholarships to six Tampa area graduating seniors during a reception hosted at SunCoast Credit Union on May 17th.  “Our scholarship program was founded 4 years ago by the Chamber’s Education Committee, and each year has grown thanks to the generosity of our members. To date we have awarded 15 scholarships and  I cannot think of a ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Friday, May 04, 2018
Firm Lawyers Ranked Among the Best in Corporate, Real Estate, and Tax Law   Akerman LLP, a top 100 U.S. law firm serving clients across the Americas, was once again recognized by leading legal guide Chambers and Partners as one of the nation’s most prominent law firms in middle market mergers and acquisitions, and for complex work within the financial services and real estate sectors. The 2018 ...read more
Monday, March 19, 2018
Adam J. Scheiner, M.D. Celebrates his new book launch by giving back to the community!  On February 16th, The South Tampa Chamber of Commerce was pleased to join in the celebration of Adam J. Scheiner M.D. for his book launch, “True Definition of Beauty”. Chamber and community members joined in the celebration. All proceeds from each book sold went directly to Hands Across the Bay. Raising over ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, March 12, 2018
U.S. Chamber Foundation, USAA Launch Second Military Spouse Economic Empowerment Zone in TampaTwo Local Chambers, City Join Forces to Support 21st Century Military Families  TAMPA, FL — The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation's Hiring Our Heroes, in collaboration with USAA and the Greater Tampa and South Tampa Chambers of Commerce, today announced Tampa as the nation’s newest Military Spouse ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Chamber
Tuesday, February 20, 2018
  Meet Mark Segel Company: Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation Member Since: 2016 Chamber Involvement: 2017-19 Board of Directors, Community & Economic Development Committee, Past Chamber Ambassador What is your company? What do you do?The Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation creates new, good jobs by encouraging local companies to expand their operations as ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, January 23, 2018
  Meet Jen McDonald Company: Merchant Insurance Solutions Member Since: 2015 Chamber Involvement: 2017-19 Board of Directors, Community & Economic Development Committee, Past Ambassador What is your company? What do you do? As a commercial Insurance Agent I serve the local business community through assisting them in meeting their General Liability, Workers Compensation, Property, Auto or ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Thursday, December 21, 2017
Firm Chairman and CEO Honored Among Top 10 Legal Innovators Akerman LLP, a top 100 U.S. law firm serving clients across the Americas, has been selected as one of the nation’s most innovative law firms by the Financial Times for the third consecutive year. The firm was included in 2017 FT 25 North America list, which recognizes market leaders who are driving change in the areas of the business of ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Thursday, December 21, 2017
Akerman LLP, a top 100 U.S. law firm serving clients across the Americas, today announced that the firm has once again been recognized by Benchmark Litigation among the best law firms in the United States and among a select group of standout law firms with multi-state litigation capabilities. This recognition is accompanied by “highly recommended” and “recommended” rankings in Florida and ...read more
Thursday, November 02, 2017
Firm Again Achieves Top Rankings in Corporate, M&A, Real Estate, and Litigation Practice Areas  Top 100 U.S. law firm Akerman has once again been recognized by U.S. News – Best Lawyers as among the “Best Law Firms” in the United States. The firm earned a record 35 national practice rankings, recognized for its corporate, real estate, and litigation teams, among others. The firm also increased ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Lawyers Recognized for Leading Cuba and International Arbitration Practices  Akerman LLP, a top 100 U.S. law firm serving clients across the Americas, is recognized by Chambers among the world’s leading law firms in Latin America, with standout lawyers handling complex disputes and transactions throughout the region.  The firm’s Cuba practice was again recognized among the six best in the ...read more
Categories: Economic, Press Release
Thursday, September 07, 2017
Firm Earns Top Rankings in Private Equity Dealmaking  Akerman LLP, a top 100 U.S. law firm serving clients across the Americas, has been recognized by PitchBook as among the most active law firms in M&A and private equity in the United States, based on the number of deals completed in the second quarter of 2017. Akerman also earned top rankings for its experience in private equity buyout ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, June 21, 2016
Dear Valued Members & Community Partners,  On June 20th, the board of directors of the South Tampa Chamber voted unanimously to support the Selmon Extension, a project that will add 1.6 miles of elevated toll roads connecting the Lee Roy Selmon Expressway and Gandy Bridge.  With several new businesses recently opened on Gandy Boulevard, and more currently under development, traffic to visit ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Friday, May 16, 2014
TAMPA, FL– (May 12, 2014) – Tampa Bay Arts & Education Network (TBAE) won two Tellies’ in this year’s 35th Annual Telly Awards. Characters of Ybor City is a bronze winner of the History and the Cultural categories.  The 35th Annual Telly Awards is the premier award honoring outstanding local, regional, and cable TV commercials and programs. This year there were 12,000 entries from all 50 states ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release, Community, General News Article