Business Digest 11/07/2018

Credit union adding Dade City office The San Antonio Citizens Federal Credit Union had a groundbreaking ceremony on Oct. 12 at the site where a new Dade City location is expected to open in 2019. Those attending the ceremony for the new site included representatives from W. M. Scharber Construction, Financial Facilities Inc., The Greater Dade City Chamber of Commerce, Dade City Mayor Camille … [Read more...]

Business Digest 10/31/2018

2018 Economic Summit The 2018 annual Economic Development Summit is set for Nov. 1 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., at Pasco-Hernando State College’s Porter Campus, 2727 Mansfield Blvd., in Wesley Chapel. Numerous panelists will discuss the economic opportunities in health care, education, tourism and hospitality, and the overall business development environment. For tickets or more information, call (813) … [Read more...]

Business Digest 10/24/2018

Economic development talk The North Tampa Bay Chamber’s Oct. 25 economic briefing will feature Bill Cronin, president/CEO of the Pasco Economic Development Council. The luncheon is from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., at Hunter’s Green Golf & Country Club, 18101 Longwater Run Drive in New Tampa. The cost is $15. Call (813) 994-8534 for more information. Premier HealthCare hiring event Premier … [Read more...]

Business Digest 10/17/2018

MOD Pizza opens BBX Capital, the exclusive MOD Pizza franchisee in Florida, opened on Oct. 9 at 2277 Sun Vista Drive, in the Cypress Creek Town Center. The 2,800-square-foot restaurant is in front of Tampa Premium Outlets, in Lutz. The restaurant defines itself as “a leader in the fast, casual pizza category,” according to a news release. Customers create their own pizzas and salads, using a … [Read more...]

Business Digest 10/10/2018

Halloween candy needed The Central Pasco Chamber of Commerce is collecting Halloween candy for the Pasco County Recreational Complex’s Halloween Party. Please drop donations off by Oct. 17 at the Central Pasco Chamber of Commerce Office, at 1930 Land O’ Lakes Blvd., Suite 16, in Lutz. Or, call the chamber at (813) 909-2722 to arrange a pickup. Tax implications for small businesses There will be … [Read more...]

Business Digest 10/03/2018

Networking Group features Mike Wells Jr. Pasco County Commission Chairman Mike Wells Jr., will be the featured speaker at the East Pasco Networking Group breakfast meeting Oct. 9, starting at 7:30 p.m. The group meets at IHOP Dade City, at 13100 US 301 in Dade City. For more information, contact Nils Lenz, at (813) 782-9491 or moc.l1542143458iamg@1542143458znels1542143458lin1542143458. Hispanic Heritage celebration ViVa North Tampa … [Read more...]

Business Digest 09/26/2018

Pasco Tax Collector adds customer advocate Pasco County Tax Collector Mike Fasano has added a customer advocate to the agency’s staff. Samantha Bisconti, formerly a customer service representative for the agency, recently took over the duties for this new position. The position was created because of the myriad issues that impact customers of the tax collector’s office that go beyond the … [Read more...]

Business Digest 09/19/2018

Cornerstone receives ‘Heart of Pasco’ award The Community Affairs Committee of the Central Pasco Chamber of Commerce presented the ‘Heart of Pasco’ Award to Cornerstone Pros — Air Conditioning, Plumbing & Electrical. The awards was given on the morning of Sept. 12 at the company’s business, at 4946 in Land O’ Lakes Blvd., in Land O Lakes. Cornerstone Pros provides air conditioning and heating … [Read more...]

Business Digest 09/12/2018

Pulte helps feed hungry PulteGroup’s West Florida division has partnered with Feeding Tampa Bay to help ease the hunger problem in the community. Recently, 30 members of the Pulte team spent several hours putting together enough meals to feed 2,700 people from the Tampa Bay area, according to a news release. “It has always been a top priority for us to give back to the community in which we … [Read more...]

Business Digest 09/05/2018

East Pasco Networking Group The next East Pasco Networking Group (EPNG) meeting is set for Sept. 11 at 7:30 a.m., at IHOP, at 13100 U.S. 301 in Dade City. Dr. Randall Stovall, provost dean emeritus and president of The Greater Zephyrhills Chamber of Commerce, will be the guest speaker. For more information, contact Nils Lenz at (813) 782-9491 or moc.l1542143458iamg@1542143458znels1542143458lin1542143458, or call Vicky Jones at … [Read more...]