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

CPA

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.

Annual Award Winners

H.L. Culbreath Jr. Profile in Leadership Award

The H.L. Culbreath Jr. Profile in Leadership Award was created in 1997 to annually recognize an individual whose leadership has made a positive impact on the greater Tampa community. Named in honor of its first recipient whose civic philanthropy and long service personified leadership. The award has quickly become the area’s most prestigious honor.  

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2016 Recipient

Chuck Sykes


Dottie Berger MacKinnon Woman of Influence Award

The Dottie Berger MacKinnon Woman of Influence Award was created to annually recognize a woman whose leadership has made a positive impact on Hillsborough County. It pays tribute to an individual who exemplifies outstanding professional values; demonstrates the ability to go above and beyond the normal expectations of a leader; and serves as an inspiration to the community. 

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2017 Recipient

Robin DeLaVergne


Parke Wright III Leadership Award

The Leadership Tampa Alumni Parke Wright III Leadership Award recognizes a Leadership Tampa Alumnus who demonstrated leadership above and beyond his or her job and made a significant difference in our community.

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2016 Recipient

Jane Castor


Deanne Dewey Roberts Emerging Leader Award


The Emerging Leader Award was created to annually recognize an Emerge participant whose leadership has made a positive impact on Hillsborough County. It pays tribute to an individual who exemplifies outstanding professional values; demonstrates the ability to go above and beyond the expectations of a leader; and serves as an inspiration to the community. 

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2016 Recipient

Erin Cassidy