October 22, 2014

Southwest Florida

Job gains in Tampa Bay

| 1/2/2014

Between August 2012 and August 2013, Hillsborough County gained more than 24,000 jobs — and that was before a string of major job-related announcements that came later in the year, including moves by USAA, Amazon, HealthPlan Services, New York Life and Bristol-Myers Squibb.

Other regional players and newsmakers mentioned in this roundup:

John Barger, Adria D. Starkey, Mark Miller

Tech Data, Alico, White House Black Market, Florida Gulf, Coast University's Small Business Development Center, Publix Super Markets, Walton International Group, Dart Container, HSN, Blue Ocean Film Festival, Port of Tampa, Element, Mosaic, Pasco-Hernando Community College

Want to read the whole story?

Access Florida Trend's new digital edition - Read "Hire and Higher"
(Limited-time free access)

Tags: Southwest

Digital Access

DIRECT DIGITAL ACCESS
Add digital to your current subscription, purchase a single ditgital issue, or start a new subscription to Florida Trend.

TABLE OF CONTENTS
An overview of the features and articles in this month's issue of Florida Trend.

ACCESS THIS ISSUE »

Florida Business News

Florida Trend Video Pick

Gasoline Prices: Why Are They Going Down Now?
Gasoline Prices: Why Are They Going Down Now?

Gasoline prices in the U.S. are the lowest they've been in four years. Why?

Earlier Videos | Viewpoints@FloridaTrend

Ballot Box

Jeb Bush has said he'd accept tax increases as long as they are paired with federal spending cuts. This stance runs counter to conservatives who oppose tax hikes. Is Bush right?

  • Yes - raising taxes should be considered
  • No - there's enough money, need to manage it better

See Results

Ballot Box
Subscribe