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Weekly eConnection - Membership Edition

  

Follow Facts, Not Fear.

Your Chamber and our partners at the Florida Chamber of Commerce urge you to be cautious but not fearful when it comes to the Coronavirus (COVID-19). The Florida Chamber is the official state chapter of the National Safety Council, and…

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Weekly eConnection - Advocacy & Economic Development Edition

  

Nate Cocco of State Farm/Team Cocco and Chamber Chairman-Elect knows he counts! And you need to be counted, too. Beginning this week, U.S. households will start receiving invitations in the mail to participate in the 2020 Census.

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Weekly eConnection - President's Desk Edition

  

We’re Just Right!

It’s the theme of this year’s Chamber Membership Growth Campaign from April 1 to May 20, and we’re looking for your help. We want to provide each new business to the Chamber with an incentives/benefits packet.

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Weekly eConnection - Advocacy & Economic Development Edition

  

Area high school students take part in the 4th annual “National Signing Day” ceremony last week at the Pinellas Technical College Clearwater Campus. They signed a letter of intent to enroll in a career technical training program at the school.

U.S. January…

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Weekly eConnection - Membership Edition

  

The Recent Wine Tasting presented by the Women's Leadership Committee raised funds for the Chamber's Education Foundation.

Are you a part of a Chamber Committee?

Not only are Chamber Committees great for networking, they are very active while keeping you in…

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Weekly eConnection - Advocacy & Economic Development Edition

  

“The first step toward a better future is the ability to envision it.”

Tony Dungy, NFL Coach, Player and Author

These words of inspiration grace our annual Economist of the Year trophy presented at the Chamber’s Focus on 2020: A Tampa Bay Economic Forecast…

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Weekly eConnection - Advocacy & Economic Development Edition

  

A Chamber delegation got plenty accomplished representing regional businesses last week in Tallahassee!

Workforce development programs and education services topped discussions...

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Weekly eConnection - Membership Edition

  

At our January WLC Meeting, committee Chair Pang Thao, Realtor with Berkshire Hathaway and Vice-Chair Tracy Hampton of Key Palm Insurance introduced Speed Networking. We recently made it to Urbaniak Plastic Surgery and Medical Spa and met with Dr. Ginger…

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Weekly eConnection - President's Desk Edition

  

A new beginning!

At this time each year we get a gift – 365 empty pages to fill with a chapter of our lives. And, in 2020 we even get a bonus day – February 29.

For the past 35 years, I’ve kept myself organized with one of those black…

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Central Pinellas Chamber of Commerce Weekly eConnection - Advocacy & Economic Development Edition

  

Wishing you all the best in 2020!

Your Chamber Team: Tom, Kelvin and Rezi

Chamber Holiday Hours:

New Years – Office closes 2 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 31

All day Wednesday, Jan. 1

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Central Pinellas Chamber of Commerce Weekly eConnection - Holiday Edition

  

Happy Holidays!

Wishing you all the best in 2020!

Your Chamber Team: Tom, Kelvin and Rezi

Chamber Holiday Hours

Christmas –Closed Tue. Dec. 24 and Wed. Dec. 25

New Years – Office closes 2 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 31

All day Wednesday, Jan. 1

 

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Central Pinellas Chamber of Commerce Weekly eConnection - Membership

  

It's for the Kids! 2019 Chamber Annual Holiday Luncheon

Last Friday, we celebrated the 2019 Chamber Annual Holiday Luncheon, a signature event presented by the Women's Leadership Committee (WLC). The event was hosted at the Holiday Inn Clearwater Beach…

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Central Pinellas Chamber of Commerce Weekly eConnection - Advocacy & Economic Development

  

The annual Chamber Business Survey has been distributed via email to all members of the organization. It will remain open through Friday, Jan. 3.

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Central Pinellas Chamber of Commerce Weekly eConnection - Presidents Desk

  

Tis the time of year when celebrations and family gatherings edge out meetings and late-night conference calls; when budget reviews take a back seat to a glass of cheer with good friends.

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Central Pinellas Chamber of Commerce Weekly eConnection - Membership

  

Celebrating 50 Years of Friendship between Largo, FL and Kami City, Japan.

Thanks to the following businesses that renewed their membership with us the past month. We appreciate the loyalty!

 

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Central Pinellas Chamber of Commerce Weekly eConnection

  

Happy Thanksgiving!

Our best wishes to you for a wonderful holiday and sincere thanks for all your support during the year!

Tom Morrissette, President, Kelvin Mack, Events & Community Outreach Director, Rezarta Marini, Receptionist-Visitor Desk Associate

 

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Pinellas County Business News

  

Pinellas Defense Contracting Forum

On February 19, Pinellas County Economic Development partnered with St. Petersburg College and General Dynamics to hold a Defense Contracting Forum. Roughly 150 attendees were able to take part in a discussion about national…

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Central Pinellas Chamber of Commerce Weekly eConnection

  

Labor shortages. Political strife. Trade tariffs. Election 2020. What will it mean for our economy in the year to come? Focus on 2020: A Tampa Bay Economic Forecast is Thursday, January 23, 2020 from 7:30 to 9:30a.m. Members making news…Chamber Trustee Valley…

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Your Monthly Business News & Updates from the City of Largo

  

Incentives have been renewed for the Sign Replacement Grant, and for the Housing Infill Program. City of Largo monthly update.

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St. Pete-Clearwater International (PIE) Monthly Passenger Report – June 2019

  

More people are utilizing the St. Pete-Clearwater International (PIE) Airport with the June Passenger report showing an increase of 5%.

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Pinellas Sheriff Bob Gualtieri named national sheriff of the year

  

LARGO — Pinellas Sheriff Bob Gualtieri has been named sheriff of the year by the National Sheriffs' Association. The Ferris E. Lucas Sheriff of the Year award is given to an active sheriff “who has made outstanding contributions to law enforcement and the…

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2nd Edition of the Regional Competitiveness Report is published

  

The Regional Competitiveness Report takes a comprehensive look at Tampa Bay’s strengths and weaknesses across a diverse set of indicators, and measures our performance against 19 benchmark communities nationwide.

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Construction on Largo's first mixed-use project to begin in June

  

LARGO — After more than three years of planning, construction will finally begin on Largo’s first mixed-use project, West Bay Lofts, on June 5.

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