Christopher M. Pietruszkiewicz

Stetson University College of Law

The Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce has been instrumental in helping our students become better prepared.

Robin DeLaVergne

Tampa General Hospital

The Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce is the region's thought leader on issues that…improve our community's quality of life and benefit our businesses.

Jose E. Valiente


The Chamber is the most significant organization I've been involved in. I value their priceless networking and business resources.

Doug Pace

The Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce has allowed me to build relationships with other business leaders in the community that help to shape my ideas for the future.

For over 10 years, the Chamber has taken an annual Benchmarking Visit to investigate new programs and initiatives in a city similar to our community. It gives us a chance to study one of America’s other great cities and adapt its best practices to meet the growing needs of Tampa Bay. Past visits include Baltimore, San Diego, Memphis, Seattle, Boston, Denver, Charlotte, Phoenix, Philadelphia, Nashville, Pittsburgh, and Minneapolis/Saint Paul. 

Join the Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce on its 17th annual Benchmarking Visit! 

October 1-3, 2017
Austin, TX

2017 Benchmarking Chair Scott Daigle is putting together an in-depth program designed to introduce you to every facet of Austin, including downtown redevelopment, young professional attraction and retention, diversity and workforce initiatives, transit oriented development, and much more. Come with us and explore how the Live Music Capital of the World has evolved into a thriving urban community!

Registration is now open. Click here to register.


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