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    Friday, December 07, 2018
    Statement from Tampa Bay Rays 2020 Co-Chairs and Founders Ron Christaldi and Chuck SykesDecember 4, 2018  Attention Rays Advisory Group, Rays 100, Leadership Committees, Friends of the Rays, Civic & Business Organizations, and petition signers: As the ballpark discussions progress, we counsel patience in allowing the City of Tampa, Hillsborough County and the Rays to work through the process. ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Wednesday, December 05, 2018
    The World Health Organization defines “social determinants” as the conditions in which people are born, grow, live, work and age.”  As leaders in our community, if there is one gift we can give the children of Hillsborough County, this Holiday Season that will positively affect their social determinants, is a high-quality early learning experience.   We know that with only 46 percent of children ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Education, Political
    Friday, November 30, 2018
    TAMPA – (November 30, 2018) – The community is invited to Memorial Hospital of Tampa’s Holiday Bazaar on December 7 from 11 am to 3 pm in the breezeway between the hospital parking lot and the hospital at 2901 Swann Avenue, Tampa, Florida 33609. In the event of inclement weather, the bazaar will be held in the hospital lobby.   The bazaar will include gift items sold by over 20 local vendors, ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Thursday, November 29, 2018
    Meals On Wheels of Tampa to participate in Subaru’s “Share the Love.”  Tampa, FL – Meals On Wheels of Tampa will be participating in The 2018 Subaru Share the Love® Event as a member of Meals on Wheels America, one of four national Share the Love charitable partners supported through the promotion. From Nov. 15 through Jan. 2, 2019, Subaru of America will donate $250 for every new Subaru vehicle ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, October 03, 2018
    Sanibel Island, FL (September 17, 2018)– The Florida Association of Chamber Professionals (FACP) installed its 2018-2019 Board of Directors at their Annual Conference, held September 18-20, 2018, in Sanibel Island, Florida. The Board of Directors is the governing body responsible for overseeing the operations of FACP, whose mission is to advance excellence in chamber management in the State of ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Wednesday, October 03, 2018
    TAMPA - The South Tampa Chamber of Commerce board of directors voted on Wednesday afternoon to support the Hillsborough County Schools Referendum for a one-half cent sales tax. This tax will help to facilitate a safe and productive learning environment for students, and to provide a long-term sustainable plan for the Hillsborough County School District. The Hillsborough County Schools Referendum ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Thursday, September 20, 2018
    After a rigorous 18 month evaluation process, the Crisis Center of Tampa Bay has announced it has been accredited by the Council on Accreditation (COA) through 2022. Organizations pursue the COA accreditation to demonstrate they have implemented best practice standards in the field of human services. The COA accreditation process involves a detailed review and analysis of an organization’s ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Community, 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
    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
    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