Business Digest 03/22/2017

NatureCoaster hires Ed Caum Ed Caum will help NatureCoaster.com promote local outdoor experiences to area residents and tourists, according to an announcement from NatureCoaster.com. Caum is the former tourism manager for Pasco County. Caum, who grew up on an island in southeast Alaska, will contribute articles, photographs and sales efforts with local businesses and events. His articles … [Read more...]

Business Digest 03/15/17

New Port Richey job fair The “Open for All” Job Fair will be March 16 from 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., on the West Campus of Pasco-Hernando State College, at 10230 Ridge Road in New Port Richey. The community job fair will have representatives from for-profit, nonprofit and government organizations. For information, call Jackie Eden, assistant director of career and testing services for the … [Read more...]

Business Digest 03/08/2017

Clothing retailer opens CONCEPT is a new local retailer at Tampa Premium Outlets, located off State Road 56, at the Interstate 75 interchange. The shop opened on March 3 across from Armani Outlet. The 3,200-square-foot shop offers a variety of hip and trendy clothing, shoes and accessories for juniors. For information, visit ConceptClothingStores.com. New physicians Florida Hospital … [Read more...]

Business Digest 03/01/2017

Pulte virtual home tours Pulte Homes invites prospective homebuyers to take virtual tours of its home designs at Starkey Ranch, according to a press release from Larry Vershel Communications. The virtual tours are in advance of model homes that are under construction. The master-planned community is adjacent to J.B. Starkey Wilderness Preserve, off State Road 54 and Heart Pine Avenue in … [Read more...]

Business Digest 02/22/2017

  Chiropractic ribbon cutting The Central Pasco Chamber of Commerce welcomed its newest member at a ribbon cutting for Carrazana Chiropractic on Feb. 16, at 1930 Land O’ Lakes Blvd., Suite 16. Dr. Carlos Carrazana’s clinic specializes in car injury accidents, according to the clinic website. Clients can receive chiropractic services, as well as physical therapy and massage … [Read more...]

Business Digest 02/15/2017

New Wiregrass restaurant Wok Chi opened at The Shops in Wiregrass, at 28152 Paseo Drive, on Feb. 6, according to a news release from Wiregrass. This is the third location for Florida-based Wok Chi, which offers fast, casual Asian stir-fry and fresh dim-sum. Additional restaurants are slated to open in New York City and elsewhere in Florida in 2017. The restaurant’s first franchise launched … [Read more...]

Business Digest 02/08/2017

CABA Hall of Fame The Carrollwood Area Business Association honored 10 inductees as the charter class for the organization’s CABA Hall of Fame, at a luncheon on Feb. 1 at Brunchie’s of Tampa, according to a news release from the business group. An “After 5” mixer and ribbon cutting celebrated Brunchie’s as the home of CABA’s Hall of Fame and also the restaurant’s 10th year at 14366 N. Dale … [Read more...]

Business Digest 02/01/2017

New Birchwood Preserve homes Pulte Homes will build nearly 170 homes in Birchwood Preserve, a new gated community in the Lutz area, off North Dale Mabry Highway and Geraci Road, according to a news release from Larry Vershel Communications. Sales are underway for new energy-efficient homes, which will feature three bedrooms to six bedrooms, up to six bathrooms, and two- and three-car … [Read more...]

Business Digest 01/25/2017

Zephyrhills chamber breakfast The Greater Zephyrhills Chamber of Commerce will have its monthly breakfast meeting on Feb. 2, from 7 a.m. to 8:30 a.m., at Golden Coral, at 6855 Gall Blvd., in Zephyrhills. The guest speaker will be Pasco County Commissioner Ron Oakley. The cost is $8 for chamber members and $10 for non-members. For information, contact the chamber at (813) 782-1913 or … [Read more...]

Business Digest 01/18/2017

Marketing awards The Pasco County Public Transportation Department earned two marketing awards from the Florida Public Transportation Association on Dec. 11, according to a Pasco County news release. The department won first place for Electronic Media/Audio-Visual for a live-remote broadcast on Aug. 15 celebrating the inaugural bus ride of the new County Connector bus service on State Road 54. … [Read more...]