* Media are invited as Tampa Downtown Partnership’s guests. Members of the media are asked to please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org or by phoning Kimberly Finn Weaver or Donna Chen at 813-221-3686.
Monday, April 8, 2013
Cocktail Reception: 5:30pm to 6:30pm / Awards Ceremony: 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Tampa Bay Times Forum, 401 Channelside Dr., Downtown Tampa
Award winners will be honored for: Leadership, Innovation, Hard Work, Talent, and Community Spirit.
This year’s award nominees are:
Flicks & Food Trucks
Glazer Children’s Museum
Kahwa Coffee Roasting
Mayor’s Food Truck Fiesta
Mayor’s River O’Green
Playin’ in the Park
Pride & Passion
Tampa Bay RNC Host Committee
Tampa Bay Lightning Foundation
Tampa Preparatory School
Tampa’s Tree Lighting Ceremony
Tropical Smoothie Fish Tank
University of Tampa
USF Health, CAMLS
Washington Street Park
Zack Street Promenade of the Arts
Last year’s award winners were: Bamboozle Café, Glazer Children’s Museum, Metro 510 Apartments, Stageworks, Tampa Museum of Art / “Degas: Form, Movement and the Antique exhibit,” TECO Line Streetcar System Phase IIa Expansion
Tampa Downtown Partnership Board Chairman, Larry Richey describes this year’s evaluation process, stating “Our judges this year are in an unenviable position as this year’s nominees have raised the bar with their significant contributions to Downtown Tampa. Please join us in celebration of these outstanding entries that include contributions in retail and hotel investment, special events, public art, public realm activities, education and more.”
Tampa Downtown Partnership is grateful to our event sponsors:
Carlton Fields, Hillsborough Area Regional Transit Authority and Tampa Bay Times Forum.
About Tampa Downtown Partnership
The Tampa Downtown Partnership (TDP) is a private, membership based not-for-profit 501(c)6 comprised of companies, organizations and individuals with a common goal of advancing Tampa’s Downtown. Through an annual contract with the City of Tampa, the TDP administers the Special Services District. In addition to Tampa’s Downtown Guides and Clean Team, the TDP serves downtown through marketing, business development, transportation, advocacy, planning and beautification. For more information, visit www.tampasdowntown.com.