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    Sunday, November 19, 2017
    Crisis Center of Tampa Bay Leadership Honored with Two Awards  Who: Katie Androff, VP of Talent Management for the Crisis Center of Tampa Bay, won the Government/Nonprofit category for the Tampa Bay Business Journal’s People First Awards. Barbara Curts, Board Member of the Crisis Center of Tampa Bay and SVP Commercial Banker for Seacoast Bank, was awarded the Gayle Sierens Volunteer of the Year ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
    Friday, November 17, 2017
    Firm Honored Among Nation’s Top Leaders in LGBT Workplace Equality  NATIONAL — Nov. 17, 2017 — Akerman LLP, a top 100 U.S. law firm serving clients across the Americas, received a perfect, 100 percent score in the 2018 Corporate Equality Index (CEI) for the fourth consecutive year. The national benchmarking survey, administered by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation, measures the equality of ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Thursday, November 16, 2017
     Contact: Denise Glass                                                                                             FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE813.864.1200                                                                                                            November 14, 2017denise@sensory5.com  TOFFEE TO GO LAUNCHES NEW DESSERT CAFÉ CONCEPTThe Dessert Spot brings South Tampa a place to meet for ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Human Interest, Community, Education, Press Release
    Friday, November 10, 2017
    November 10, 2017 (Tampa, FL) - On Wednesday, November 1st, Rustic Steel Creations, a Tampa based company that produces extraordinary steel and wrought iron creations, installed the “Largest Heart in Tampa Bay” at the Crisis Center of Tampa Bay’s facility off Bearss Avenue.What: A custom heart sculpture has been donated to the Crisis Center of Tampa Bay by Dominique Martinez and Rustic Steel ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Fun Facts, Human Interest
    Tuesday, November 07, 2017
    Crisis Center of Tampa Bay’s Board Elects New Members. Names 2018 Board Leadership Tampa, Florida, 11/7/17 – The Crisis Center of Tampa Bay announced that the non-profit organization’s Board of Directors has elected six new members.  In addition, the board elected its officers for 2018.New Board MembersMeredith A. Freeman, Partner at Shutts & BowenSasha Lohn, Police Legal Advisor at St. ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release
    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
    Monday, October 23, 2017
    ENCHANTED TREE LIGHTING AT HYDE PARK VILLAGE  Village-wide Holiday Celebration Benefiting Boys and Girls Clubs of Tampa WHAT: Hyde Park Village invites the community to take part in the Enchanted Tree Lighting benefiting Boys and Girls Clubs of Tampa. A free, family-friendly event including the annual Tampa tradition of lighting the Enchanted Tree in Hyde Park Village, photos with Santa, live ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Friday, October 20, 2017
    We've all heard the disastrous news about Equifax.  It is now safe to assume that if you bought a home or car in the last 20 years, your critical confidential personal information is "out there" for shady people to use for shady exploits.  Don't wait.  Do something now to protect yourself. As a tax and financial planning firm, we've see first hand that ID theft in all forms is a white collar ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Education, Human Interest
    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
    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
    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
    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
    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