Finalists named for annual industry awards

Pasco Economic Development Council announced its selection of 15 finalists for the 32nd Annual Awards and Trade Show, according to a news release from the Pasco EDC. The event will be on Sept. 6 at Saddlebrook Resort and Spa, 5700 Saddlebrook Way in Wesley Chapel. Festivities will begin with a reception at 5 p.m., followed by the award announcements from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. A dinner and … [Read more...]

The health insurance market is too complicated to ‘Do It Yourself’

Les Saland is an independent insurance agent and owner of A.L. Saland Insurance Solutions in Land O’ Lakes. “You don’t want to find out when you need insurance that you have the wrong coverage,” says Les. “Insurance is not for the do-it-yourself individual. There are so many variables.” “Most people don’t have the time to do the necessary research,” says Les. “If they have a problem with a … [Read more...]

Terri Dusek Central Pasco’s new honorary mayor

The votes are in, and so is the money. Pasco County has a new mayor, and it's Terri Dusek. Dusek, a local real estate agent, ran a campaign of "Paying it Forward Through Music." She was one of several people and businesses honored at the Central Pasco Chamber of Commerce annual dinner last week. Dusek also won Ambassador of the Year. The dinner included the installation of the new chamber … [Read more...]