The Pasco Economic Development Council Inc., will host its inaugural BizBlast this week — offering an array of resources aimed at helping businesses of all sizes to be more successful.
The event will be on April 6 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at Baymar Solutions, 1515 Gunn Highway, in Odessa.
BizBlast is organized to give Pasco business professionals an opportunity to visit 21 resource partner stations — allowing those in attendance a chance to learn more about resources that are available that may be helpful to them.
These partners may be able to assist with funding, help establish long-term talent pipelines, create new talent connections, assist with new business programs, offer upskilling opportunities, provide business connections, and more, according to a Pasco EDC news release.
The participating resource partners, in no particular order are: SMARTstart, WorkforceCONNECT, Baymar Solutions, Pasco County Schools, Spherion Nature’s Coast, Rasmussen University, Florida SBDC at the University of South Florida (USF), USF Corporate and Professional Training, Hope Services and Arc Nature Coast.
Other participating partners are: AmSkills, BayCare – Employer Solutions, Boley Centers, Ultimate 3D Printing Store, JMI Resource, Keiser University, Pasco-Hernando State College, Pridestaff, Pasco County Sheriff’s Office, Saint Leo University and CareerSource Pasco Hernando.
Businesses of all sizes are invited to send representatives to find out what resources are available and to plug into existing programs.
Attendees can come and go as they please, throughout the event.
Those planning to attend are encouraged to pre-register by going to PascoEDC.com, and clicking on the events tab.
Published April 05, 2023