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2021 Benchmarking San Antonio Attendees

Posted Friday, October 8, 2021 By Tampa Bay Chamber

Attendee list as of 10/8/21 Brian Adcock Adcock Financial Group Nora Dublino American Interiors Edwin Narain AT&T Ali Carr ATX Promos Robert Ledford Baker Barrios Architects Kathryn Pankow Baker Barrios ...

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2021 Benchmarking Trip to San Antonio - Itinerary Overview

Posted Monday, August 30, 2021 By Tampa Bay Chamber

The Tampa Bay Chamber is excited to travel to San Antonio, Texas in October for the annual Benchmarking Trip. Benchmarking trips provide an opportunity for us to investigate new programs and initiatives in a city similar to our community. It gives ...

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Benchmarking 2019: TPA 2 CLT

Posted Friday, October 11, 2019 By Tampa Bay Chamber

The Chamber's 2019 Benchmarking trip to Charlotte, North Carolina Agenda: The group arrived on Sunday, October 6th and started the trip off with a welcome reception at the NASCAR Hall of Fame. Monday, October 7th consisted of sessions on ...

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2016 Benchmarking Debrief: Take-Aways

Posted Thursday, September 22, 2016 By tampachamber

Downtown Redevelopment Takeaway points: The key to real change is an investment and commitment by everyone – the community as a whole, the government, and business. The turning point for Minneapolis was having a large company commit to ...

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Benchmarking Recap – GTCC visits the Twin Cities

Posted Thursday, September 1, 2016 By tampachamber

One hundred Chamber members landed in Minneapolis last weekend excited to walk the streets of the Twin Cities and learn how this comparable region has come to be a great destination to live, work, and play. This is the 16th year the Chamber has ...

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PNC Sponsors WOW Dinner at National Aquarium

Posted Wednesday, October 17, 2012 By stevencstanford

Steve Stanford, PLANTZ Last evening we were treated to a great dinner at the National Aquarium. PNC Bank was a gracious sponsor and in a very short time has embedded itself in the Tampa community. The bank is led locally by Joe Meterchick. We heard ...

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Briefing at Johns Hopkins

Posted Tuesday, October 16, 2012 By stevencstanford

Introduction from the president at John Hopkins Hospital. We're going to get briefed on JH's new affiliation with All Children's Hospital.

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Congressman Sarbanes Addresses Group

Posted Tuesday, October 16, 2012 By stevencstanford

Congressman John Sarbanes addresses the Tampa Chamber delegation to start the 2nd day of the Benchmarking Trip. With Baltimore being the only major city in Maryland, he emphasized the importance of the state's investment in the city.

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Presentations from Tampa & Baltimore Downtown Partnerships

Posted Tuesday, October 16, 2012 By stevencstanford

Interesting differences and similarities with Baltimore. Presentations from both city's Downtown Partnerships this afternoon. Waterfront cities with sports franchises and transportation challenges. We didn't have to worry about the British bombing ...

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Light rail in Baltimore

Posted Monday, October 15, 2012 By stevencstanford

Steve Stanford, PLANTZ I rode the light rail from the airport to the convention center. It was clean, effective, and got me here safely.The most interesting thing...I bought a ticket but they never took it. I asked a fellow rider and he told me that ...

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Chamber hears from Philadelphia Airport.

Posted Wednesday, August 31, 2011 By vcassidy99

Vince Cassidy Majesty Title (813) 831-3885 office (813) 777-9748 cell Proud Member of the Florida Land Title and American Land Title Associations. Make sure you only do business with professionals who are members of these organizations.

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Delegation gets brief on RNC's impact in Philly

Posted Wednesday, August 31, 2011 By stevencstanford

Benchmarking this morning… Got briefed by David Cohen, the chair of the 2000 host committee that got the RNC to Phily. Takeaways for Tampa: Make it an effort to have a long-lasting impact on tourism/hospitality – not just a one-time ...

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Ben Franklin welcomes us.

Posted Tuesday, August 30, 2011 By vcassidy99

Vince Cassidy Majesty Title (813) 831-3885 office (813) 777-9748 cell Proud Member of the Florida Land Title and American Land Title Associations. Make sure you only do business with professionals who are members of these organizations.

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Tuesday Benchmarking - Politics and Stadiums

Posted Tuesday, August 30, 2011 By stevencstanford

On benchmarking trip today… Got Philly briefing from Mayor Nutter – Penn grad – very impressed with his grasp of city ops. Says he treats it like a business – he’s the CEO and the taxpayers are investors. Dr Genshaft ...

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The stadium financing discussion continues

Posted Tuesday, August 30, 2011 By vcassidy99

Chairman Chuck Sykes kicks off stadium financing discussion at Lincoln Field during Benchmarking trip to Philadelphia. Vincent J. Cassidy President, Majesty Title Services, LLC “Where Service Reigns” www.majestytitle.com Finalist 2011 ...

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More Anatomy of a Sports Stadium

Posted Tuesday, August 30, 2011 By vcassidy99

The components of the private/public funding for Two Philadelphia Stadiums. If they can build two, can we build one????? Vincent J. Cassidy President, Majesty Title Services, LLC “Where Service Reigns” www.majestytitle.com Finalist 2011 ...

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Anatomy of a Sports Stadium

Posted Tuesday, August 30, 2011 By vcassidy99

Frank Mayer briefs Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce on how Philadelphia built it's recent stadiums. Vincent J. Cassidy President, Majesty Title Services, LLC “Where Service Reigns” www.majestytitle.com Finalist 2011 Greater Tampa ...

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City Hall

Posted Monday, August 29, 2011 By vcassidy99

Amazing Historic architecture in Philly. Vince Cassidy Majesty Title (813) 831-3885 office (813) 777-9748 cell Proud Member of the Florida Land Title and American Land Title Associations. Make sure you only do business with professionals who are ...

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University of Penn

Posted Monday, August 29, 2011 By vcassidy99

President Genshaft introducing exciting discussion at UPenn on redevelopment of surrounding area. Much like we are trying to do with USF, Moffitt and Busch Gardens. Vincent J. Cassidy President, Majesty Title Services, LLC “Where Service ...

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Lunch at Reading Market

Posted Monday, August 29, 2011 By vcassidy99

Lunch at reading market. Where can we replicate this market in Tampa? Vincent J. Cassidy President, Majesty Title Services, LLC “Where Service Reigns” www.majestytitle.com Finalist 2011 Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce Small Business of ...

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Ready to go!

Posted Monday, August 29, 2011 By brohrlack

Everyone is gathering at the airport ready to go. Chamber Chair-Elect, Chuck Black was great on the radio this morning. Thanks to everyone for investing in our community and going on this trip. More updates to come! Bob Rohrlack President & CEO ...

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Philly trip is on!

Posted Sunday, August 28, 2011 By karengtcc

The storm has passed and as Philadelphia is drying out we have confirmed all venues are in areas that have had minimal impact. The transit system is coming back on line and the airport reopens this afternoon. See you in Philly on Monday! Karen ...

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Let's Go!

Posted Saturday, August 27, 2011 By brohrlack

So, the weather is not that cooperative. No problem. This benchmarking trip is going to be one of the best ever. Great group of leaders traveling together. Stay tuned for updates. So far everyone has been flexible to change flights and workaround ...

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Benchmarking 2011

Posted Friday, August 26, 2011 By karengtcc

Three days and counting until 65 Tampa business leaders go to Philly on our 11th Annual Benchmarking Trip. The storm will have moved through and we will be ready to see Philly! Karen Arnold Senior Vice-President, Investor Relations Greater Tampa ...

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