Innovation, Transformation, and Collaboration Make Community ‘Bullish on St. Pete’ at St. Pete EDC Annual Meeting

Innovation, transformation, and collaboration were the themes of the day as the St. Petersburg Area Economic Development Corporation celebrated companies that have relocated during the past year at its 7th …

St. Pete EDC CEO on the Importance of Ensuring the Rays are ‘Here to Stay’

At the St. Petersburg Economic Development Corporation 7th Annual Meeting, “Bullish on St. Pete,” the EDC’s president & CEO Mike Swesey discussed the importance of the Rays/Hines development of the …

Site Selector Names St. Pete a Top U.S. City for ‘New Normal’ Corporate Office

The Boyd Company recently named St. Petersburg, Florida one of the top U.S. cities for corporate office space in the “new normal” following the pandemic.  John Boyd, principal of The …

Welcome Botkeeper: Automated Bookkeeping Fintech Platform Relocates HQ to St. Petersburg, Florida

Botkeeper, an automated bookkeeping solution powered by skilled accountants, machine learning, and AI, has employees all over the world, but recently chose to relocate its corporate headquarters to St. Petersburg, …

Tampa-St. Pete-Clearwater Named Hotspot of Economic Growth

Chmura Analytics and Area Development recently named the Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater a leading metro area based on its economic growth, ranking it #8 for growth in the United States.  The study …

Tripadvisor Names St. Pete Best of the Best Destination; #2 in U.S.

Tripadvisor recently named St. Petersburg, Florida the #2 Best Destination in the United States. Tripadvisor’s Travelers’ Choice Awards Best of the Best winners are destinations whose hotels, restaurants and things …

Tampa Bay is Top 15 U.S. Metro for Tech Jobs

A recent Brookings Institution report includes Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater as one of the top 15 metro areas that is ” increasing their share of the nation’s tech sector (as defined by …

St. Pete Receives Perfect LGBTQ Inclusion Score

St. Petersburg once again received a perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign Municipal Equality Index, which  measures municipalities’ LGBTQ-friendly policies and services. The Sunshine City has received a perfect …

St. Pete Named a Top City for Veterans and Their Families

St. Petersburg, Florida recently was named one of the 10 best cities in the United States for veterans and their families based on metrics like percentage of veterans among the …

Welcome Digital Twin Marine: Applied Tech Co. Relocates HQ to St. Petersburg, Florida

Digital Twin Marine, an applied technology company that creates customized 3D as-built digital twins of large ships, has relocated its headquarters to St. Petersburg, Florida, citing the city’s youth, easy …