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Tuesday, October 10, 2017
It’s Fall Festival time again! We would like to invite you to pop by and enjoy the festivities. Our Fall Festival is a proud community tradition that includes games & prizes, 50/50 raffle, bounce house, cake walk, food, drinks, snow cones, popcorn and FUN!Our kids look forward to this tradition yearly (it’s been the buzz around school). We offer our children, families, community members and ...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: Press Release, Economic
Wednesday, October 04, 2017
Escape Countdown is pleased to announce that Angela Scroggins, Regional Director, has been chosen as an Up and Comer Finalist by the Tampa Bay Business Journal. Angela was chosen for her leadership role at Escape Countdown, as well as her commitment to the Tampa Bay community. Ms. Scroggins is an Ambassador with the South Tampa Chamber of Commerce, an Ambassador with the Westshore Alliance, a ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Human Interest, Press Release
Tuesday, October 03, 2017
Bulla Gastrobar Now Open in Tampa’s Trendy SoHo DistrictAuthentic Spanish Cuisine and Creative Tapas in a Fun, Casual Setting    Bulla Gastrobar, a Florida-based restaurant by Centurion Restaurant Group, has joined the mix of attractive restaurants in the South Howard corridor. Known for its fun, communal atmosphere, imaginative cocktail program and contemporary takes on shareable Spanish ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
$50 Million Gift plus $150 Million Investment Will Significantly Expand NSU’s Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine and Health Care Sciences; Advance Health Care in Florida and BeyondFORT LAUDERDALE and CLEARWATER, Fla. – Nova Southeastern University (NSU) announces the largest philanthropic gift in its history from Tampa-area cardiologist Dr. Kiran C. Patel and his wife, pediatrician Dr. Pallavi ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Education
Monday, September 18, 2017
TAMPA, Fla. — The Florida Museum of Photographic Arts (FMoPA) will open its newest exhibition Under the Cuban Sun on Sept. 22. Generously sponsored by Susie and Mitchell Rice and Stanton Storer, the exhibition will be on view in the second-floor galleries until Dec. 31. The all-black-and-white exhibition will feature photography that explores Cuba’s unique climate and light conditions. The ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
The U.S. Small Business Administration has added more counties to the disaster declaration in Florida affected by Hurricane Irma that began  on Sept. 4, 2017.  The disaster declaration covers the counties of Broward, Charlotte, Clay, Collier, Duval, Flagler, Hillsborough, Lee, Manatee, Miami-Dade, Monroe, Palm Beach, Pinellas, Putnam, Sarasota and Saint Johns in Florida which are eligible for ...read more
Categories: 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
Wednesday, September 06, 2017
(Tampa, FL; September 5, 2017)—Hyde Park Village announces SHAPIRO'S, a gallery of fine American Craft, will relocate to the Village this Fall to 1619 West Snow Circle, next to Fig & Julep. “We are excited to relocate our South Tampa gallery to Hyde Park Village. We have been closely following its redevelopment and look forward to being a part of the revival of Hyde Park Village, adding SHAPIRO'S ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Thursday, August 24, 2017
 For additional information, please contact: Ashley Bauman, Marketing & Communications Director(813) 274-8262 | Ashley.Bauman@tampagov.net  City of Tampa Launches New Road Closure Map Tampa, Fla (August 22, 2017) – In an effort to streamline our road closure map the City of Tampa has launched a dynamic map which will be updated as needed with road closures. The Public Road Closure Map is now ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
The South Tampa Chamber is proud to announce a new partnership with Fulfill Your Destiny to offer Chamber Members the opportunity to apply for 'Business Builder Grants". Fulfill Your Destiny’s signature program is its ‘Business Builder Grants’. Fulfill Your Destiny has pioneered ‘Business Builder Grants’ awarding these grants to proven entrepreneurs who have experienced life changing events and ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Chamber
Monday, August 14, 2017
The traditional bugle sound at our school begins the day! The homeroom bell rings and students and faculty stand at attention while the bugles play "The Morning Call." This is probably the most unique tradition we have at Wilson Middle School, the Home of the Bulldog. Throughout these years many excellent students have passed through our doors, experiencing the highest quality instruction, ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release
Thursday, February 16, 2017
The Tampa Police Department is pleased to offer FREE Active Shooter Presentations for STCOC members. Presentations must be pre-scheduled and are offered Tuesday-Friday, 7am-1pm with 25+ confirmed employees attending. Host must be able to provide space to accommodate 25+ guests, laptop with PowerPoint and large monitor or screen/projector with sound. To schedule your FREE presentation, contact ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release
Wednesday, December 28, 2016
TAMPA – The South Tampa Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the finalists for the 2017 Business of the Year Awards to be presented at the Chamber’s Annual Awards Dinner on February 2nd, presented by Frontier Business Edge. The Business of the Year Awards recognize and honor members that have demonstrated leadership, positive growth, development, and integrity in operation as a business, ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Community
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
Tuesday, April 05, 2016
Did you know?When consumers know a small business is a member of its local chamber, the business enjoys a:a 49% increase in its consumer favorability ratinga 73% increase in consumer awarenessa 68% increase in its local reputationan 80% increase in the likelihood that consumers will patronize the business in the future. Members of the South Tampa Chamber are invited to display your Proud Member ...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