Business Digest 12/11/2019

TIA gets federal funding U.S. Secretary of Transportation Elaine L. Chao has announced that the federal Department of Transportation will award $32.9 million in airport infrastructure grants in Florida, including $6 million for Tampa International Airport, according to a news release. The funding for TIA is for airport terminal building improvements. Sponsors sought for luncheon The Pasco … [Read more...]

Business Digest 12/04/2019

North Tampa Bay Chamber coffee Attend a coffee social with the North Tampa Bay Chamber at the SpringHill Suites Tampa North, Land O’ Lakes, at 16615 Crosspointe Run in Land O’ Lakes. The coffee is held on the first Thursday of every month, which is Dec. 5 this month. The coffee is from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. The event is free. Bring lots of business cards. Overtime labor law rules Lourdes Bahr, … [Read more...]

Business Digest 11/27/2019

Annual chamber meeting The North Tampa Bay Chamber of Commerce will have its annual meeting on Dec. 3 from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m., at the Porter Campus of Pasco-Hernando State College, 2727 Mansfield Blvd., in Wesley Chapel. The breakfast will recognize volunteer ambassadors, salute outgoing board members, swear in new board members, install the board chair and include a look ahead to 2020. To … [Read more...]

Business Digest 11/20/2019

Pasco commissioners congratulate North Tampa Bay Chamber The Pasco County Commission adopted a resolution congratulating the North Tampa Bay Chamber for being named 2019 Chamber of the Year for the state of Florida by the Florida Association of Chamber Professionals. The chamber, originally named the Wesley Chapel Chamber of Commerce, is celebrating its 20th year, this year. It began with 65 … [Read more...]

Business Digest 11/13/2019

Skeet range request dropped A request to allow a private skeet shooting range on a 53-acre property off of Bellamy Brothers Boulevard has been withdrawn. Dania Vizzi, a champion skeet shooter, had wanted to practice her skills on the property in her quest to make the U.S. team for the 2020 Olympics. But, she was practicing there before receiving Pasco County’s permission to establish the … [Read more...]

Business Digest 11/06/2019

Chamber hits milestones The Greater Zephyrhills Chamber of Commerce has received the Florida Association of Chamber Professionals’ “Chamber Plus Certification.” The chamber is among 19 of the state’s 228 chambers to receive this distinction. The certification recognizes excellence in organization management, service intent and capacity, professional administration, finance management and … [Read more...]

Business Digest 10/30/2019

Goodwill helps Bahamas relief Goodwill-Suncoast presented a check for $26,360 to the Red Cross to aid relief efforts for people in the Bahamas, in the aftermath of Hurricane Dorian. The check was given Oct. 22 to the American Red Cross and will be a direct pass-through to the Bahamas Red Cross. The money came from a special collection in September, in which shoppers were invited to round up … [Read more...]

Business Digest 10/23/2019

Magnolia Pharmacy open house Magnolia Pharmacy is now established at 12525 Curley Road in San Antonio, and is hosting an open house on Nov. 2 at 11 a.m., to celebrate. There will be refreshments from local vendors, a meet and greet with the pharmacy owner Shannon Corkrean, Pharm D, raffles and prizes. Everyone is invited. For more information, call (352) 588-3330, or visit … [Read more...]

Business Digest 10/16/2019

Power Gals of Land O’ Lakes This networking group for women meets on Oct. 17 at 11 a.m., at Pizza Villa, 21501 Village Lakes Shopping Center Drive in Land O’ Lakes. The group aims to give women, from all different walks a life, a place to support each other and to build friendships. For more information, go to PowerGals.net. Hillsborough County job fair Hillsborough County Commissioner Sandy … [Read more...]

Business Digest 10/09/2019

Land O’ Lakes brochure exchange Join members of the Greater Pasco Chamber of Commerce at a business card and brochure exchange on Oct. 10, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Pizza Villa, 21501 Village Lakes Shopping Center Drive in Land O’ Lakes. A special priced  menu is available. Career Source Pasco Hernando Job Fair Career Source Pasco Hernando is having a job fair on Oct. 10, from 10 a.m. to 2 … [Read more...]