Our cutting-edge commercial Real Estate Database is now fully optimized for easy navigating on your smartphone or tablet. Powered by GIS Planning’s ZoomProspector, the database allows expanding businesses, entrepreneurs and site selectors to easily find available commercial buildings and sites in Pinellas County.
Also new to the database, you can now find layers for unincorporated zoning and future land use. Go mobile and find the perfect place to grow your business in Pinellas!
IIFA Global Business Forum, April 24 & 25, Tampa
In conjunction with the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards, the University of South Florida College of Business will host the FICCI-IIFA Global Business Forum, April 24- 25, at the Tampa Convention Center. This event will bring together business leaders from India and America to explore new commercial and development opportunities. The program will focus on Indo-US commerce, with sessions devoted to the sectors of energy, IT, cyber-security, infrastructure, healthcare, education and tourism. The goal is to facilitate new partnerships and mutually beneficial networking opportunities to promote bilateral trade. Two-way commerce between India and the U.S. crossed the $60 billion mark in 2012, and the experts project India will become one of the top five economic powers by 2050. Learn more here and register here.
International Town Hall, May 9 – Save the Date
Kick off World Trade Month with an in-depth look at the people and programs driving international business growth in Tampa Bay, including efforts to open new trade markets for companies throughout the region. This event, hosted by Pinellas County Economic Development and the Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation will take place on May 9, from 7:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m., at the Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay. An email invitation with a url for registration will be sent to our Pinellas Business News subscribers in the coming weeks. Please contact Lorrie Belovich at firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more about sponsorship opportunities.
Exports Can Play a Major Role in Accelerating Economic Growth in Tampa Bay
Click here to read more about Tampa Bay’s export challenges, how we can cooperate to compete, the region’s export industries and top Tampa Bay export destinations.
Have questions about the Pinellas County budget?
Join the discussion at Pinellas
County’s 2015 Budget eTownHall public meeting, April 9, 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. All are welcome to attend the meeting live at the St. Petersburg College,Seminole campus, where there will be an opportunity to meet in an informal setting with the commissioners and administrator from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Residents can also interact with officials through a blog, Twitter and by watching live streaming video online. They can also watch on PCC-TV, or listen in and ask questions by phone.
Are you a Tampa Bay employer in search of an intern?
The new TampaBayIntern.com is designed to connect employers with those seeking internship opportunities in the Tampa Bay area. Examine the benefits of establishing an internship program, explore a variety of educational resources, and find and recruit potential interns.
2014 Tampa Bay Partnership Regional Leadership Conference, April 10 – 11 in Bradenton
Be inspired by thought leaders from throughout the nation and interact with a diverse range of business professionals from throughout the eight-county Tampa Bay region as we work to revolutionize our way of thinking and spark growth. Click here to learn more and register. Click here to learn about sponsorship opportunities.
Economic Development in Fast Changing
Webinar – April 16, 2:00 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. from your computer or mobile device. Join presenters Dale Brill, (CEO, ThinkSpot, Inc.), and Anatalio Ubalde, (CEO GIS Planning and ZoomProspector.com) for this forward-looking seminar about economic development. Click to register.
Need room to grow your business?
15+ Acres Available in Central Pinellas
The property consists of two contiguous parcels west of 58th Street North at
126th Avenue. Located just a half block off U.S. 19 and Ulmerton Road, this is a rare opportunity to purchase approximately 15 acres of vacant industrial land located in mid-Pinellas County’s Gateway Area. Responses to the Request for Negotiation are due to Pinellas County Purchasing by May 22, at 3:00 p.m. Questions are due in writing by May 9, at 3:00 p.m. For more information and to download the entire Request for Negotiation, visit www.PCED.org/eda.
Attention Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors, Architects and other professional consultants…
The City of Largo is accepting “Statements of Qualifications” (SOQ) from Florida registered professional engineers, land surveyors, architects and other professional consultants to provide services to the City of Largo. Statements of Qualification will be accepted by the City of Largo, Office of Management & Budget, until APRIL 25, 2014, 4:00 p.m., Local Time. Questions concerning this Request for Qualifications should be directed to Joan Wheaton, Procurement Analyst at (727) 587-6727 or email@example.com.