Innovation + Job News
A free Job Readiness Workshop hosted by the Tampa Bay Community Advocacy Committee will take place on July 29 and give attendees the chance to review resumes and polish interview skills.
Local startups can win up to $150,000 in a new capital acceleration competition. Tampa-based Florida Venture Forum cohosts the 2015 Emerging Technologies & Business Showcase in South Florida on Nov 4, 2015; deadline to apply is Sept 24.
Tampa coffee favorite Buddy Brew is expanding to Hyde Park Village with a coffee truck and a permanent location by winter 2015.
A popular website that offers resources to help entrepreneurs build their businesses, StartupBros, is hiring for several new positions in its Palm Harbor, Florida-based office.
Fitlife Foods gets ready to open its new state-of-the-art culinary center in Plant City in mid-August 2015. More than 100 positions are expected to be filled by the end of 2016.
A Kickstarter campaign for an ergonomic tablet holder for those who suffer from arthritis and/or have difficulty holding tablets or e-readers will end on Monday, June 22. The Pad Go Round was developed by a Tampa grandmother of two and business owner.
Local programmers and developers joined Hillsborough County in a national day for civic hacking event, won by a team who created a “Multi-Cultural Visitor's Guide.”
Verizon Enterprise Solutions' “Internet of Things: Smart Cities” seminar series will bring smart city experts to eight cities across the United States, including Tampa. Community leaders and tech enthusiasts are welcome to attend the free event.
Ladies, mix and mingle with local business professionals during a special talk with "Queen of the Can" Suzy Batiz, a business Q&A followed by a Rays game, and a Professional Women’s Network luncheon.
St. Pete mainstay The Getaway unveils a new food menu featuring dishes from Tampa's Holy Hog BBQ, and Florida-inspired dishes created by chef Ted Dorsey.
Hackers, coders, programmers, developers -- join community organizers and designers to create community change at the Code for Hillsborough hackathon June 5-7, 2015!
In search of a quiet night's sleep? A Tampa, Florida-based startup might have the answer: the AcoustiCurtains, which are soundproof, thermal and light-blocking, or the AcoustiDoor, a soundproof, noise-blocking door designed for use within the home.
Sustain the yogi lifestyle by backing Tampa-based company Gurus natural rubber sandals on Kickstarter with their second product: a premium cork yoga mat.
A $1.137 million grant from the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity will help the Helen Gordon Davis Centre for Women expand its Employment Services Program to help thousands of Hillsborough County residents seek jobs.
Love animals and event planning? Or yearn to write for magazines or the military? Find your perfect new job in the 83 Degrees May 2015 "Who's hiring in Tampa Bay?" jobs roundup.