TAMPA BAY — Get a look into the impact of the government shutdown and last month’s rollercoaster stock market ride at the Central Pinellas Chamber of Commerce Focus on 2019: A Tampa Bay Economic Forecast program. It takes place on Thursday, Jan. 31 from 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at the Sheraton Sand Key Resort, 1160 Gulf Boulevard, Clearwater.
Nationally recognized economist Sean Snaith, Ph.D. is a returning panelist. He’s the director of the University of Central Florida’s Institute for Economic Competitiveness and has been quoted in The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, The New York Times, The Economist and The Guardian and has appeared on CNBC, Fox Business Network, NBC Nightly News, Al Jazeera, the BBC and more.
This is the 13th year of the Chamber’s Focus program. Other featured panelists include political analyst Susan MacManus, Ph.D.; Danny Rice, managing director and market leader at Colliers International; and Rick Homans, president and CEO of the Tampa Bay Partnership.