PRESS RELEASES

7/5/17 Chamber announces finalists for 2017 Small Business of the Year Awards

6/22/17 Chamber launches Minority Business Accelerator

5/30/17 Chamber announces semifinalists for 2017 Small Business of the Year Awards

4/27/17 Chamber Celebrates Leadership Tampa Graduates

4/19/17 Leadership Tampa Alumni Establishes Thom Stork Memorial Hospitality Scholarship

4/19/17 Ridesharing bill passes Senate on way to Governor Scott

4/13/17 Chamber Presents Dottie Berger MacKinnon Woman of Influence Award to Robin DeLaVergne

2/23/17 Chamber Honors Service Members at Military Appreciation Awards

1/18/17 Leadership Tampa Alumni Honors Jane Castor with Parke Wright III Award

12/15/16 Chamber installs new leadership at 131st Annual Meeting

11/3/16 Emerge Tampa Bay Welcomes New Leadership, Honors Young Professionals

9/13/16 Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce statement regarding proposed PTC regulations

8/8/16  Chamber Announces Leadership Tampa 2017 Class

7/12/16 Tampa Chamber's Small Business of the Year Finalists Announced

5/26/16 Tampa Chamber Urges County Commission to Revisit Sales Tax Option of at Least 20 Years

5/23/16 Chamber announces semifinalists for 2016 Small Business of the Year Awards

5/6/16  Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce to Host Vice President Joe Biden

5/5/16 Chamber Announces Leadership Tampa 2016 Class

4/28/16 Chamber Presents Dottie Berger MacKinnon Woman of Influence Award to
Rhea Law

4/21/16 Tampa Chamber Takes a Position on Sales Tax Referendum in Hillsborough County

4/7/16 Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce Issues a Statement on Recent Transportation Poll

12/17/15 Chamber installs new leadership at 130th Annual Meeting

12/2/15 Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce Travels to Tallahassee to Meet with Legislators

11/20/15 Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce Issues a Statement on Transportation Investment in Hillsborough County

11/5/2015 Emerge Tampa Bay Welcomes New Leadership, Honors Young Professionals

9/29/2015 Tampa Chamber Hosts Senate President Andy Gardiner

9/18/2015 Chamber Names Winners of the 2015 Small Business of the Year Awards

7/24/2015 Chamber Announces Leadership Tampa 2016 Class

7/14/2015 Chamber announces finalists for 2015 Small Business of the Year Awards

7/1/2015 Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce Issues Statement on Agreement with Cuba to Reopen Embassies

5/29/2015 Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce Issues Statement on U.S. Removing Cuba from State-Sponsored Terrorism List

5/28/2015 Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce Urges Action on Healthcare Expansion during Special Session

5/28/2015 Chamber announces semifinalists for 2015 Small Business of the Year Awards

5/13/2015 Tampa Chamber hosts roundtable luncheon discussion with U.S. Labor Secretary Thomas Perez

5/6/2015 Chamber Announces Leadership Tampa Class of 2015 Graduates

4/17/2015 Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce Recognized as Three-Star Chamber of Valor by Hiring Our Heroes

4/2/2015 Chamber Presents Dottie Berger MacKinnon Woman of Influence Award to
USF President Judy Genshaft

3/16/2015 Business, Education and Political Leaders Participate in STEM Roundtable

3/4/2015 Tampa Chamber Endorses Reestablishing a Secure Cuban Consulate in the Tampa/Hillsborough County Area

2/26/2015 Chamber Honors Service Members at Military Appreciation Banquet

1/23/2015 Leadership Tampa Alumni Honors RenĂ©e Vaughn with Parke Wright III Award

1/8/2015 Tampa Chamber Announces 2015 Startup Scholars

11/7/2014 Chamber to Pay Tribute to Veterans on November 10

11/7/2014  Emerge Tampa Bay Welcomes New Leadership, Honors Young Professionals

9/30/2014  Emerge Tampa Bay to Host New Idea Summit, “Tomorrow’s Tampa”

8/8/2014  Chamber Announces Leadership Tampa 2015 Class

7/10/2014  Chamber Announces Finalists for 2014 Small Business of the Year Awards

6/18/2014  Emerge Tampa Bay to host transportation panel with local policy makers

5/29/2014  Chamber Announces Semifinalists for 2014 Small Business of the Year Awards

5/28/2014  Chamber issues statement on the passing of Malcolm Glazer

5/22/2014 Chamber Issues Statement on the passing of Al Austin

5/7/2014  Fifty-one Metro Chambers Urge Congress to Fund Transportation

4/24/2014  Chamber Presents Dottie Berger MacKinnon Woman of Influence Award to Tampa Police Chief Jane Castor

3/26/2014  Area Chambers Oppose Public Records Bills

3/5/2014  Chamber Honors Service Members at Military Appreciation Banquet

2/25/2014  Chamber Congratulates Four Members Named as U.S. Chamber Blue Ribbon Award Winners

2/24/2014  Chamber issues statement on the Congressional District 13 race

1/31/2014  Chamber commends Senate President Gaetz and House Speaker Will Weatherford for supporting Florida “GI Bill”

1/13/2014  Chamber commends Senator Rubio for joining Chamber, Senator Nelson position on flood insurance premium hikes

1/10/2014  Chamber hosts Governor Rick Scott’s visit with local business leaders

12/19/2013  Chamber installs new leadership at 128th Annual Meeting, Presents H.L. Culbreath Jr. Profile in Leadership Award

10/24/2013  Chamber passes resolution honoring Congressman C.W. Bill Young, supporting the renaming of the VA medical center in Bay Pines, Florida

10/19/2013  Chamber issues statement on the passing of Representative Bill Young

09/20/2013  Chamber Names Winners of the 2013 Small Business of the Year Awards

09/17/2013  Florida Association of Chamber Professionals recognizes the Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce with award for Audio/Visual/Online Communications

09/17/2013  Florida Association of Chamber Professionals recognizes the Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce as the Association's Chamber of the Year

08/06/2013  Chamber Announces Leadership Tampa 2014 Class

08/05/2013  Tampa Chamber's Rohrlack Earns Certified Chamber Executive Certification

06/27/2013  Tampa Chamber Announces Finalists for 2013 Small Business of the Year Awards

06/27/2013  Area Chambers Partner to Host Veterans Career Fair

06/27/2013  Tampa Chamber wins National Award for Communications Excellence

06/04/2013  Tampa Chamber Delegation Returns from Historic Trip to Cuba

05/14/2013  Chamber Announces Leadership Tampa Class of 2013 Graduates

04/25/2013  Chamber Urges Legislators to Pass Sales Tax Exemption for the Purchase of New Manufacturing Machinery

02/19/2013  Chamber Joins Coalition Seeking to Advance Skilled Worker Immigration Reform

02/11/2013  Tampa Chamber Congratulates Four Members Named as U.S. Chamber Blue Ribbon Award Winners

12/21/2012  Chamber Issues Statement about the Tampa-Hillsborough Expressway Authority Becoming Independent

12/13/2012  Chamber Installs New Leadership at 127th Annual Meeting, Presents H.L. Culbreath Jr. Profile in Leadership Award to James L. Ferman Jr., Announces Startup Scholars

10/26/2012  Deborah Wilkinson Named Executive Director of the Tampa/Hillsborough International Protocol and Trade Council

10/25/2012  Chamber Takes Positions on Amendments 3 and 10, Opts For No Position on Amendment 4

09/28/2012  Chamber Names Winners of the 2012 Small Business of the Year Awards

09/17/2012  Tampa Chamber Awarded $75,000 Defense Reinvestment Grant