Manufacturer’s boot camp in Tampa Bay leads to permanent local positions

A manufacturing boot camp presented by Tampa Bay Works, in partnership with AmSkills, helped 21 Pinellas County residents find employment......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 14th, 2020

7 Questions: Boot camp and vanilla ice cream keep Marissa Horne balanced

Bizwomen Headliner Marissa Horne, director of Employee Technology at American Airlines in Dallas, starts early, heading for "boot camp" at her local workout studio before getting herself and her kids ready for the day. And once she gets to work? "M.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 21st, 2019

Scenes from this year’s Bizwomen Mentoring Monday in Tampa Bay

Tampa Bay Business Journal held its seventh annual Mentoring Monday, an event that connects local businesswomen with mentors for one-on-one mentoring sessions across American City Business Journal markets.  The event drew over 200 businesswoman me.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 25th, 2020

Local manufacturer acquired by Texas company

A local manufacturer has been acquired by IES Holdings, a Houston based holding company that manages operating subsidiaries that provides electrical contracting and infrastructure services. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. Plant Power &.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 24th, 2020

Here’s what the local tech scene can learn from Tampa

More than 7,000 people crowded Amalie Arena in Tampa on Feb. 11-12 for Synapse Summit. The annual summit started in Tampa and held its first Orlando version in October 2019, hosting more than 1,000 attendees......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 19th, 2020

Accounting firm with offices in Tampa expands into technology field

A local accounting firm is expanding into the technology filed with its acquisition of a data analytics company......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 14th, 2020

Now hiring: New local teaching hospital seeks 9 top execs

HCA Healthcare Inc.'s future teaching hospital in southeast Orlando is ready to hire a few more executives. The Nashville Tennessee-based health care system (NYSE: HCA) has listed positions for nine directorial roles at its $175 million, 204,079-sq.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 13th, 2020

Home standby generator demand leads to strong year for Generac

With strong demand for home standby units and success in overall residential product sales, Waukesha-based manufacturer Generac Holdings Inc. reported a strong fiscal 2019, partially impacted by demand in the California market and push into clean ene.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 13th, 2020

Health care IT company expands corporate offices in Tampa, plans to add 40 jobs

Avalon Healthcare Solutions, a health care information technology company focused on medical benefit management, is expanding its corporate office in Tampa creating 40 new positions. The Tampa Bay Economic Development Council provided Avalon with.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 12th, 2020

Local firm to eliminate 59 jobs, but workers could land at competitor

Life Enriching Communities is changing the company that handles maintenance at two of the largest upscale retirement communities in Greater Cincinnati, which will result in the elimination of 59 positions at Emcor Facilities Services Inc. Reading-bas.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 3rd, 2020

Pittsburgh companies shuffle to keep employees safe in China

Local companies with facilities in China, including a manufacturer with a plant in the hard-hit city of Wuhan, are monitoring the spread of the deadly coronavirus and trying to keep employees safe. PPG (NYSE: PPG) has a coatings manufacturing plant .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 28th, 2020

Stan Martin came home to make a community impact

Stan Martin leads the local programs of Cicatelli Associates Inc., a New York City-based nonprofit that's delivered more than $16 million in grant funding to Buffalo since 2015......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 22nd, 2020

6 things your drill sergeant can do that are worse than getting punched

US Army Reserve Think of boot camp or basic training, and the ever-present menace of the drill sergeant comes to mind. For all their physicality, the worst thing.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 21st, 2020

How to break into Wall Street without knowing someone

The nonprofit Wall Street Bound offers a boot camp for people interested in entering the financial world......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJan 20th, 2020

Orlando Economic Partnership seeks state money for cash-strapped Bridg

A local high-tech manufacturer is turning to state funding as a way to alleviate a cash shortage. The public/private economic development group Orlando Economic Partnership's list of priorities for the 2020 legislative session, which started on Jan. .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 20th, 2020

Manufacturer leading new warehouse development in Fenton

A local company in the metals manufacturing market is set to start construction on a new 30,000-square-foot facility that will be up for lease in Fenton......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 17th, 2020

Here"s what 5 of OBJ"s 2019 economic development game-changers are up to now

Orlando Business Journal recently released its list of local economic development game-changers for 2020, but what about the people who landed on the 2019 list? Among those on the list last year, two changed their positions for different reasons. O.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 10th, 2020

Connecting With Quality Leads’s Local Connect Sets Te.....»»

Category: realestateSource: rismediaJan 8th, 2020

The local companies that saw the biggest increases, declines in the stock market

Three of Pittsburgh's publicly traded companies — a biotech firm, a manufacturer and a water treatment provider — racked up triple-increases in their stock price over 2019. Krystal Biotech Inc. (Nasdaq: KRYS) had the biggest increase of all l.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 5th, 2020

Nat Geo series behind the scenes at ZooTampa airs next week

Tampa's local zoo will have a spotlight on National Geographic Wild's TV series "Secrets of the Zoo." The new season kick offs highlighting Tampa on Jan. 5, 2020. The series takes viewers behind the veterinary animal care team and up close enco.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 30th, 2019

Dayton businesswoman launches permanent space to showcase local entrepreneurs

A Dayton businesswoman who has achieved early success with her mobile fashion boutique is looking to give other local entrepreneurs an opportunity to grow their startups. Tae Winston, owner of Fashion Remedy Boutique LLC, is launching a permanent.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 16th, 2019