Interested in hosting a Chamber event in 2014?

Posted Wednesday, October 16, 2013 By tampachamber

Please let us know if you are interested in hosting one of our recurring networking events in the upcoming year! These events are great opportunities to provide exposure to your business, product, service or venue. The following monthly events are ...

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Read and Respond: Prepare Our Workforce

Posted Tuesday, October 15, 2013 By tampachamber

A message from the Florida Chamber of Commerce: Today, Tuesday, October 15, from 5-8 p.m., Florida Education Commissioner Pam Stewart will host a listening tour where you can show your support for increased education standards for mathematics and ...

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Time Sensitive Opportunity for Entrepreneurs

Posted Friday, October 11, 2013 By tampachamber

The Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Initiative is an investment to help entrepreneurs create jobs and economic opportunity by providing greater access to education, capital, and business support services. The education portion of the program ...

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We Discovered the Magic: Small Business of the Year Awards 2013

Posted Wednesday, September 25, 2013 By tampachamber

With over 800 guests in attendance, the 33rd Annual Small Business of the Year Awards (SBOY), presented by Sam's Club, was a night to remember by small business owners and employees, Tampa business professionals, civic leaders and those who truly ...

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Climbing the Capitol with Speaker Will Weatherford

Posted Thursday, August 29, 2013 By tampachamber

Florida Speaker of the House Will Weatherford addressed Emerge Tampa Bay and the Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce members last night at the Climbing the Capitol event. To the nearly 100 participants in attendance, his message was clear - believe in ...

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Minding Your Business: Presenting Powerfully by Debbie Lundberg

Posted Thursday, August 8, 2013 By tampachamber

Whether it is a small or large business that has been in Tampa Bay for a long time or a short while, the Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce offers resources, events and opportunities to engage, learn, grow and give back! Over 5 years ago, as my ...

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Why the Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce went to Cuba

Posted Wednesday, June 12, 2013 By tampachamber

Robert J. (Bob) Rohrlack, Jr., CCEPresident and CEO, Greater Tampa Chamber of CommerceRecently, 37 business and community leaders of the Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce took an “experiential learning” trip to Cuba. This was the ...

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The Art of Networking

Posted Wednesday, March 13, 2013 By tampachamber

By Kelsey Curls, Communications Intern Ever wondered what makes networking such an art form? Some could define networking as a job, others a challenge, some even an exciting new way to get their personality known by others. In fact, networking is ...

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Gasparilla Music Festival Goes Green

Posted Wednesday, February 20, 2013 By tampachamber

Awesome bands. Check. Local food and craft beers. Check. High-tech lighting and sound system. Check. But, beyond the music, food, and festivities, the Gasparilla Music Festival (GMF) is going the extra mile to ‘go green.’ The second ...

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Trade Council Announces its Schedule of Events

Posted Thursday, February 14, 2013 By tampachamber

The Tampa/Hillsborough International Protocol and Trade Council (Council) is pursuing its endeavors in setting up the Tampa/Hillsborough County area as a key international trade location. In association with the City of Tampa, Hillsborough County, ...

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My experience at Leadership Tampa's Sports Day

Posted Tuesday, February 12, 2013 By tampachamber

Tina Cotton Assistant Vice President, Financial Foundations - USAA Leadership Tampa Class of 2013 Our most recent LT '13 (the best class ever) event was Sports Day! We were encouraged to wear a favorite sports attire, it was great seeing the ...

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2013 Chamber Golf Tournament set for May 13

Posted Thursday, February 7, 2013 By tampachamber

Sign on as a sponsor and win tickets to the Masters! Mark your calendars for the 2013 Chamber Golf Tournament set for Monday, May 13 at Tampa Palms Golf and Country Club. Proceeds from the tournament, presented by Bay Cities Bank and T-Cellular, ...

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My experience at Leadership Tampa's Government Day

Posted Tuesday, February 5, 2013 By tampachamber

Jimmy St. Louis Chief Executive Officer, Advanced Healthcare Partners Leadership Tampa Class of 2013 What a great day we all had together on Government Day! To be honest, optimism for an exciting day wasn’t high as we were scheduled to be in ...

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