Tampa, FL – November 6, 2014 – Nearly 250 local professionals attended Emerge Tampa Bay’s 3rd Annual Emerging with Influence event, presented by Leadership Tampa Alumni, Northwestern Mutual Insurance and Tampa Steel Erecting Co., last night at T. Pepin Hospitality Centre. The event recognized young professionals in the Tampa Bay community and announced the organization’s 2015 leadership team.
Leading Emerge Tampa Bay for 2015 will be:
Erin Cassidy, Majesty Title Services, LLC
Program Vice Chair:
Trent Kennelly, The Kennelly Law Firm
Professional Development Committee (GROW):
Chair: Richard Rippy, Synovus Bank
Vice Chair: Ali St. Cyr, Coldwell Banker
Membership Committee (INTERACT):
Chair: Jennifer Lawson, HCI Group
Vice Chair: Chris Brooker, 21st Century Financial
Public Policy Committee (VOICE):
Chair: Andy Peluso, Hill Ward Henderson
Vice Chair: Leo Dosoretz, Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP
Community Outreach Committee (CONNECT):
Chair: Daniel Farmer, M.E. Wilson
Vice Chair: Sarah Schwirian, Baldwin Krystyn Sherman Partners
Emerge Tampa Bay also presented the Deanne Deanne Dewey Roberts Award to Jessica Muroff, Executive Director of Frameworks Tampa Bay for her service and dedication to the Tampa Bay business community. In addition to the award, a $1,000 donation will be made to the charity of Griffin’s choice, the Children’s Dream Fund, courtesy of ChappellRoberts.
The award’s namesake Deanne Roberts was the co-founder of Emerge Tampa Bay and founder of ChappellRoberts, which is also the Founding Sponsor of Emerging with Influence.
About Emerge Tampa Bay
Emerge Tampa Bay is the premier young professionals organization in Tampa. A program of the Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce, it is designed for emerging leaders, ages 21-35. In an effort to enhance the greater Tampa area, Emerge strives to support, cultivate and attract young professionals by providing access to business resources, educational opportunities and community partnerships. Visit http://www.emergetampa.org for more information or contact Emerge Tampa Bay Coordinator Catlin Layton at (813) 276-9448.