Brandon, FL – Greater Brandon Area businesses will be offering health services and up-to-date educational materials during the May 15, 2014 Brandon Business Expo & “Taste of Brandon™.” Health screenings will be provided by:
Jersey College, School of Nursing – blood pressure
LifeLink Foundation – organ donor registration
MOORE Clinical Research, Inc. – blood pressure
Rasmussen College – blood pressure, finger-stick blood sugar, body mass index, and cholesterol and sodium knowledge quizzes
Expo tickets are available and may be purchased at the Chamber, 330 Pauls Drive, Brandon prior to May 15. Advance tickets are $15. The event takes place from 3:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., in the Special Events Center at the Florida State Fair Grounds, located at Hwy. 301 and Interstate-4.
The event has a trade-show setting and annual “Taste-off” competition. Local restaurants competing this year include:
Beef O’ Brady’s, Inc.
Buffalo Wild Wings
Cali Viejo Restaurant
Catering By The Family
Cheddar’s Casual Café
Chick-fil-A at Lake Brandon Village
Corner Bakery Café
Honey Baked Ham Company
Lee Roy Selmon’s
O’Brien’s Irish Pub
Qdoba Mexican Grill
Smokey Bones Bar & Fire Grill
Square 1 Burgers
Taqueria Dona Maria
Tres Amigos Cantina
Uncle Mike’s Smokehouse Grill
Wok Chi USA, LLC
Returning title sponsor for the event is Ed Morse Cadillac of Brandon and Brandon Automall FIAT. Contributing sponsors include Brandon Regional Hospital, Florida State Fair Authority, MetroPCS, Platinum Bank, Tampa Bay Times, Tampa Electric Company, Valpak of Tampa Bay, and Aparicio-Levy Technical Center.
LIMITED exhibitor space is available. Product sales are allowed at the Expo. Chamber member booth fees are $300, and Prospective member space is available for $400.