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Pasco Exporting Forum with Dept. of Commerce and Port of Tampa

Pasco Exporting Forum with Dept. of Commerce and Port of Tampa

Pasco County, Florida-- On Friday, April 27 from 8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m., Pasco EDC, in conjunction with Career Central, will be hosting an Exporting Forum at the SunTrust building in New Port Richey.

President Obama recently visited with the workers at the Port of Tampa and shared the importance of small business exporting.  The Pasco Economic Development Council wants to answer his call to increase exports by connecting them with the right information they need to start selling overseas.

Chamber Mixer Thursday

Chamber Mixer Thursday

Zephyrhills, Florida -- The March Chamber Mixer will be a Joint Mixer for the Greater Dade City Chamber, Greater Zephyrhills Chamber & Wesley Chapel Chamber.

There will be great giveaways, so come on out and bring your business cards!

The event will be held at the Florida Hospita Zephyrhills, located at 7050 Gall Boulevard.

RSVP if you plan to attend by calling 352-567-3759.

Taste of Pasco date announced

Taste of Pasco date announced

Pasco County, Florida -- Leadership Pasco has announced that the 2nd Annual Taste of Pasco fundraiser will be held on May 19 at the Rotary Pavillion at the Concourse.

The event, from 4 p.m. - 7 p.m., will help raise money for the new Mobile Medical Unit that is used to serve the homeless population of Pasco. The Mobile Medical Unit was recently unveiled with a ribbon cutting in Holiday that was attended by Senator Mike Fasano, Pasco County Commissioners and several other business and community leaders.

Workshop teaches employers how to motivate employees

Workshop teaches employers how to motivate employees

Lutz, Fla. -- Are you a business owner or boss trying to boost employee morale? Pasco Economic Development Council is putting on a seminar to do just that.

Managers can hone their people skills at an upcoming seminar on Thursday, March 22 from 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. entitled, "Why Don't Your Employees Work As Hard As You?"

This workshop led by Kelley Rexroad, founder of krex consulting will cover this and other current HR issues and how to resolve them.

Pasco ordinance may help stop metal thefts

Pasco ordinance may help stop metal thefts

Dade City, Fla. -- The Pasco Sheriff's Office has scheduled a number of informational sessions to help inform secondhand dealers about a new county ordinance that has set new requirements for the business in the county.

New jobs coming to Pasco Co.

New jobs coming to Pasco Co.

Pasco County, Florida -- A new firearms and related accessories company is coming to Pasco County and is bringing 29 jobs with them.

According to the Pasco Economic Development Council, on Tuesday, March 6, the Pasco County BOCC agreed to 20 percent of the annual tax refund and adopted a resolution to approve Adams Arms, Inc. as a qualified applicant to Florida's Qualified Target Industry (QTI) tax refund program.

The company is looking at several facilities in the area. The new jobs will offer an average wage of $50,000.

St. Joseph's Hospital-North to host heart health event

St. Joseph's Hospital-North to host heart health event

 

Lutz, Fla. -- St. Joseph’s Hospital-North will commemorate American Heart Month with an event focused on heart health on Saturday, Feb. 25 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.