Judy Genshaft

University of South Florida

“The Tampa Bay Trade & Protocol Council is an integral part of our region’s international trade strategy"

President Ronald L. Vaughn

The University of Tampa

"The Tampa Bay Trade & Protocol Council has a lead role in helping to rebuild these relationships for our community.”

Bob Rohrlack

Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce

Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce commends the Mayor and County on their vision to strengthen Protocol with an international trade component.

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Agrigento Italy
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Barranquilla Colombia
Boca del Rio Mexico
Izmir Turkey
Le Havre France
Oviedo Spain
Porto Alegre Brazil
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Boynton Beach Les Cayes Haiti
Boynton Beach Qufu China
Cocoa Beit Shemesh Israel
Coral Gables Aix-en-Provence France
Coral Gables Cartagena Colombia
Coral Gables El Puerto de Santa Maria Spain
Coral Gables Granada Spain
Coral Gables La Antigua Guatemala
Coral Gables Pisa Italy
Coral Gables Quito Ecuador
Crestview Noirmoutier France
Daytona Beach Bayonne France 
Daytona Beach Campeche Mexico
Delray Beach Miyazu Japan
Delray Beach Moshi Tanzania
Fort Lauderdale Agogo Ghana
Fort Lauderdale Belo Horizonte Brazil
Fort Lauderdale Cap Haitien Haiti
Fort Lauderdale Duisburg Germany
Fort Lauderdale Gold Coast Australia
Fort Lauderdale Haifa Israel
Fort Lauderdale Kaohsiung City Chinese Taipei
Fort Lauderdale La Romana Dominican Republic
Fort Lauderdale Mar del Plata Argentina
Fort Lauderdale Margarita Island Venezuela
Fort Lauderdale Medellin Colombia
Fort Lauderdale Mugla Turkey
Fort Lauderdale Panama City Panama
Fort Lauderdale Quepos Costa Rica
Fort Lauderdale Rimini Italy
Fort Lauderdale Sao Sebastiao Brazil
Fort Lauderdale Venice Italy
Gainesville Duhok Iraq
Gainesville Jacmel Haiti
Gainesville Kfar Saba Israel
Gainesville Manizales Colombia
Gainesville Matagalpa Nicaragua
Gainesville Novorossiisk Russia
Gainesville Qalqilya Palestinian Territories
Gainesville Tegucigalpa Honduras
Hollywood Baia Mare Romania
Hollywood Ciudad de la Costa Uruguay
Hollywood Guatemala City Guatemala
Hollywood Herzliya Israel
Hollywood Higuey Punta Cana Dominican Republic
Hollywood Lecheria Venezuela
Hollywood Romorantin France
Hollywood Vlore Albania
Jacksonville Bahia Blanca Argentina
Jacksonville Curitiba Brazil
Jacksonville Masan Korea
Jacksonville South Murmansk Russia
Jacksonville Nantes France
Jacksonville Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality South Africa
Jacksonville Ningbo China (Emeritus Status)
Jacksonville San Juan Puerto Rico
Jacksonville Shaoxing China
Jacksonville Suzhou China
Jacksonville Yingkou China
Lakeland Balti Moldova
Lakeland Chongming County Shanghai, China
Lakeland Imabari Japan
Lakeland Jiaxing China (Friendship City)
Lakeland Portmore Jamaica
Lakeland Richmond Hill Canada
Lakeland Rybnitsa Moldova (Friendship City)
Lauderdale By The Sea Henley-on-Thames United Kingdom
Lauderdale By The Sea San Isidro Peru
Lauderdale By The Sea Suzano Brazil
Lauderhill Chaguanas Trinidad-Tobago
Lauderhill Falmouth Jamaica
Lauderhill Gemlik Turkey
Lauderhill Petionville Haiti
Lauderhill Suzano Brazil
Miami Agadir Morocco (Emeritus Status)
Miami Amman Jordan (Emeritus Status)
Miami Bogota Colombia
Miami Buenos Aires Argentina
Miami Cochabamba Bolivia (Emeritus Status)
Miami Kagoshima Japan
Miami Kaohsiung City Chinese Taipei (Emeritus Status)
Miami Lima Peru
Miami Managua Nicaragua (Emeritus Status)
Miami Montes de Oca Costa Rica (Emeritus Status)
Miami Murcia Spain (Emeritus Status)
Miami Palermo Italy (Emeritus Status)
Miami Panama City Panama (Emeritus Status)
Miami Port-au-Prince Haiti
Miami Qingdao China (Friendship City)
Miami Ramat-Hasharon Israel (Emeritus Status)
Miami Santiago Chile
Miami Santo Domingo Dominican Republic
Miami Varna Bulgaria (Emeritus Status)
Miami Beach Almonte Spain
Miami Beach Cesky Krumlov Czech Republic
Miami Beach Cozumel Mexico
Miami Beach Fujisawa Japan
Miami Beach Ica Peru
Miami Beach Pescara Italy
Miami Beach Rio de Janeiro Brazil (Friendship City)
Miami Beach Santa Marta Colombia
Miami-Dade County  Asuncion Paraguay
Miami-Dade County    Bahamas
Miami-Dade County  Cabildo de Tenerife Spain
Miami-Dade County    Cayman Islands (Emeritus Status)
Miami-Dade County  Iquique Chile
Miami-Dade County  Kingston Jamaica
Miami-Dade County  Lamentin Guadeloupe (Emeritus Status)
Miami-Dade County  Maldonado Uruguay
Miami-Dade County  Mendoza Argentina
Miami-Dade County  Monagas (State of) Venezuela
Miami-Dade County  New Taipei City Chinese Taipei
Miami-Dade County  Pereira Colombia
Miami-Dade County  Petit Goave Haiti
Miami-Dade County  Prague Czech Republic
Miami-Dade County  Provincia di Asti Italy
Miami-Dade County  Pucallpa Peru
Miami-Dade County    St. Kitts and Nevis Islands
Miami-Dade County  San Jose Costa Rica
Miami-Dade County  Santa Cruz Bolivia
Miami-Dade County  Santo Domingo Dominican Republic
Miami-Dade County  Sao Paulo Brazil
Miami-Dade County  Stockholm County Sweden
Miami-Dade County    Turks and Caicos Islands
Miami-Dade County  Veracruz Mexico
Mount Dora Forres Scotland, United Kingdom
New Port Richey Cavalaire sur Mer France
North Miami Delmas Haiti
Ocala Pisa Italy
Ocala Sincelejo Colombia
Orange County Taizhou China
Orange County Las Heras Argentina
Orange County Quindio Colombia
Orange County Medellin Colombia
Orange County Hart van Brabant The Netherlands
Orlando Curitiba Brazil
Orlando Guilin China
Orlando Monterrey Mexico
Orlando Orenburg Russia
Orlando Reykjanesbaer Iceland
Orlando Seine-et-Marne Region France
Orlando Tainan City Chinese Taipei
Orlando Urayasu Japan
Orlando Valladolid Spain
Pensacola Chimbote Peru
Pensacola Escazu Costa Rica
Pensacola Gero Japan
Pensacola Gorlovka Ukraine
Pensacola Kaohsiung City Chinese Taipei
Pensacola Miraflores Peru
Sarasota  Dunfermline Scotland, United Kingdom
Sarasota  Hamilton Canada
Sarasota  Medida Mexico
Sarasota  Perpignan France
Sarasota  Santo Domingo Dominican Republic (Emeritus Status)
Sarasota  Siming District Xiamen, China
Sarasota  Tel Mond Israel
Sarasota  Treviso Province Italy
Sarasota  Vladimir Russia
Southwest Ranches Clifden Ireland
St. Augustine Aviles Spain
St. Augustine Cartagena de Indias Colombia
St. Augustine Ciudadella de Menorca Spain
St. Augustine George-Town Great Exuma, Bahamas
St. Augustine San Miguel de Allende Mexico
St. Petersburg Figueres Spain
St. Petersburg St. Petersburg Russia
St. Petersburg Takamatsu Japan
Sunny Isles Beach Netanya Israel
Tallahassee Konongo-Odumasi Ghana
Tallahassee Krasnodar Russia
Tallahassee Popayan Colombia
Tallahassee Ramat-Hasharon Israel
Tallahassee Sligo Ireland
Tallahassee St. Maarten Netherlands Antilles
Tampa Agrigento Italy
Tampa Ashdod Israel
Tampa Barranquilla Colombia
Tampa Cordoba Argentina (Emeritus Status)
Tampa Izmir Turkey 
Tampa Le Havre France
Tampa Oviedo Spain
Tampa Veracruz/Boca del Rio Mexico
Tarpon Springs  Kalymnos Greece
Tavares Xindian Chinese Taipei
West Palm Beach Budva Montenegro
West Palm Beach Tzahar Region  Israel