Tampa, Florida

Ashley HomeStore Donates 100 New Beds to Emergency Shelter to Help Reduce COVID-19 Spread

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 - 2:40am

The site includes 100 tents, mobile shower trailers, a mobile laundromat and six portable toilets.

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  • The site includes 100 tents, mobile shower trailers, a mobile laundromat and six portable toilets.
  • "In Tampa, we help each other in times of need, and Hillsborough Hope is a perfect example of that," says Mayor Jane Castor.
  • Ashley HomeStore is proud to call Tampa home to its Corporate Retail Headquarters, located in Ybor City.
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TECO Companies Donate $1 Million to Charities to Help During Pandemic

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 10:06pm

To help the community during this unprecedented time of uncertainty, Tampa Electric and TECO Peoples Gas are donating $1 million to local charities that will benefit people financially affected by the pandemic.

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  • To help the community during this unprecedented time of uncertainty, Tampa Electric and TECO Peoples Gas are donating $1 million to local charities that will benefit people financially affected by the pandemic.
  • The program, administered by the Salvation Army, was also simplified to provide assistance to more people during the pandemic.
  • In response to this pandemic, Tampa Electric and Peoples Gas have suspended disconnections for residential and commercial customers.
  • The utilities charitable contributions are part of their ongoing efforts to help customers during the pandemic.

Automation Personnel Services Has Immediate Need For Assembly Workers

Wednesday, March 25, 2020 - 4:59pm

Automation Personnel Services Tampa has an immediate need for assembly workers to help prepare meals as part of the emergency response to the coronavirus epidemic.

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  • Automation Personnel Services Tampa has an immediate need for assembly workers to help prepare meals as part of the emergency response to the coronavirus epidemic.
  • We are honored to be chosen as the primary staffing agency in this important effort, says Amanda Pruitt, Branch Manager of Automation Personnel Services, Inc. office in Tampa.
  • These positions begin working on Thursday morning, March 26, but Automation Personnel Services will continue to place new people each day throughout the duration of the effort.
  • Interested candidates are encouraged to call or text Automation Personnel Services at 813-888-7508 or by email at apstampa@apstemps.com .

BayCare Partners to Support Government-led COVID-19 Test Site

Tuesday, March 24, 2020 - 10:34pm

CLEARWATER, Fla., March 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --BayCare Health System is joining with government and health care partners to support a new COVID-19 test collection site at Raymond James Stadium.

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  • CLEARWATER, Fla., March 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --BayCare Health System is joining with government and health care partners to support a new COVID-19 test collection site at Raymond James Stadium.
  • Joining BayCare in supporting the site is Tampa General Hospital, AdventHealth and HCA-West Florida Division.
  • With BayCare supporting the operation of the Hillsborough site, it will restore regular service on Wednesday to its nearby Urgent Care center.
  • BayCare, like other health care providers, is evaluating daily its capacity to provide service due to the tightening of test kit supplies.

Lazydays Named No. 1 RV Dealer in Florida

Tuesday, March 24, 2020 - 12:30pm

TAMPA, Fla., March 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Lazydays ,The RV Authorityand world's largest RV dealership, has been ranked as the No.

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  • TAMPA, Fla., March 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Lazydays ,The RV Authorityand world's largest RV dealership, has been ranked as the No.
  • 1 RV dealer in Florida across multiple categories.
  • Lazydays of Tampa was the top-ranked Florida RV dealer in the following categories:
    Lazydays of Lovelandwas ranked the #1 Class A Dealer in Colorado.
  • In addition, Lazydays RV Accessories & More stores offer thousands of accessories and hard-to-find parts at dealership locations.

RealManage Florida Wins FLCAJ Reader's Choice Diamond Award Five Years Running

Monday, March 23, 2020 - 8:00am

Tampa, Florida, March 23, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Florida Community Association Journal magazine announced its seventh annual Readers' Choice Award winners in the March 2020 issue of the magazine with an expanded section profiling notable winners for the year.

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  • Tampa, Florida, March 23, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Florida Community Association Journal magazine announced its seventh annual Readers' Choice Award winners in the March 2020 issue of the magazine with an expanded section profiling notable winners for the year.
  • One of the notable winners was RealManage Florida, who has won the Diamond level award for the fifth year in a row.
  • RealManage Florida has office locations in Tampa, Port Charlotte, Pembroke Pines, Boca Raton, and Orlando.
  • The FLCAJ Readers' Choice Awards is a unique recognition program that shines a spotlight on the positive and productive contributions by community association service providers across Florida.

Ultimate Medical Academy Transitions More Than 1,500 Tampa Team Members to Remote Work

Friday, March 20, 2020 - 3:44pm

The organization has just over 2,000 team members nationwide, approximately 400 of whom are staff and faculty who were already working remotely.

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  • The organization has just over 2,000 team members nationwide, approximately 400 of whom are staff and faculty who were already working remotely.
  • Shared services team members in UMAs New York and Tampa locations are mostly equipped with laptops.
  • The important thing is that our team members are equipped and able to work remotely for their safety and the health of our community.
  • About Ultimate Medical Academy: The need for skilled healthcare workers in the United States is critical and continues to grow.

Ascendo Healthcare Staffing, a Division of Ascendo Resources, Opens a New Office in Orlando, FL

Monday, March 16, 2020 - 11:05am

The firm's healthcare division will continue to expand its staff and is looking to hire more Executive Recruiters for their new Orlando office.

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  • The firm's healthcare division will continue to expand its staff and is looking to hire more Executive Recruiters for their new Orlando office.
  • With revenues of over $35 million in 2019, Ascendo Resources is on the Inc. 5000's Six-Time Honor Roll List of America's Fastest-Growing Private Companies!
  • In addition to the firm's healthcare staffing services, Ascendo places accounting, finance, banking, compliance, legal, information technology (IT), human resources, and administrative professionals.
  • Ascendo Resources has offices in Atlanta, Charlotte, Chicago, Fort Lauderdale, Jacksonville, Miami, New York, Orlando, Tampa, and West Palm Beach.

MaintenX Wins Big at 2020 Restaurant Facilities Management Association Annual Conference

Friday, March 13, 2020 - 1:00pm

TAMPA, Fla., March 13, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- MaintenX International, a Tampa-based provider of facility maintenance services, enjoyed three great days of sharing best practices and industry trends at the 2020 Restaurant Facilities Management Association (RFMA) annual conference in Denver.

Key Points: 
  • TAMPA, Fla., March 13, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- MaintenX International, a Tampa-based provider of facility maintenance services, enjoyed three great days of sharing best practices and industry trends at the 2020 Restaurant Facilities Management Association (RFMA) annual conference in Denver.
  • The Vendor of the Year is awarded by the Board of Directors to recognize one hard-working vendor-member for their service and dedication to RFMA and the restaurant facilities industry.
  • MaintenX team members enjoyed time at the conference networking, sharing information at their booth, racing the 5K, and soaking up industry updates.
  • For more than 40 years, MaintenX has been expertly serving multi-location retail stores, restaurant chains and Fortune 500 companies nationwide.

New Legacy Homes Voted Best Home Builder In South Tampa

Wednesday, March 11, 2020 - 3:00pm

TAMPA, Fla., March 11, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --In the March/April 2020 Best of South Tampa edition of South Tampa Magazine, it was announced that New Legacy Homes was voted Best Home Builder in a contest that was open to magazine readers and the general public.

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  • TAMPA, Fla., March 11, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --In the March/April 2020 Best of South Tampa edition of South Tampa Magazine, it was announced that New Legacy Homes was voted Best Home Builder in a contest that was open to magazine readers and the general public.
  • In celebrating their Best Home Builder in South Tampa recognition, Partner Steve Wiltse explained, "Our hands-on approach, wide-ranging experience and cutting-edge technology allow us to deliver truly superior and spectacular new homes that South Tampa residents love, and we are grateful for the acknowledgement as Best Home Builder by our clients and friends."
  • The community really got involved and their voices were heard," said Shawna Wiggs, group publisher of South Tampa Magazine.
  • New Legacy Homes is a small locally owned homebuilder established to provide Tampa Bay area homebuyers with high quality, cutting-edge, energy-efficient custom home design.