Make us your home page

Pasco County business briefs

Financial adviser earns Gold Elite status

Doreen Scott, vice president of investments with Ameriprise Financial at 4821 U.S. 19 in New Port Richey, recently earned the company's Gold Elite status in recognition of reaching outstanding company goals. As an experienced financial adviser, Scott has been servicing client needs in Pasco County for 13 years.

• • •

UPS honors employees for years of service

United Parcel Service has honored Chris Ahrens and Alan Gates for completing 30 years of service. Derek Watkinson was honored for completing 25 years of service.

• • •

Dade City hospital adds online payment

Pasco Regional Medical Center in Dade City is pleased to announce the addition of online bill pay. This new service will give patients the convenience of paying their bills quickly and securely through the hospital's Web site. Patients can access the service at www.PascoRegional

• • •

Coldwell Banker taps top performers

Coldwell Banker F.I. Grey & Son Residential Inc. of New Port Richey announced its top Realtors for February: Joseph P. Maceda Jr., Wilma Lee, Susanna Vizzari and Hazel Fayling.

• • •

Marketing pair join Horizon Homecare

Horizon Homecare at 7421 Ridge Road in Port Richey is pleased to announce the addition of two marketing positions. Sara Rittenhouse will serve the east Pasco area and Keith DeMeo will serve the west Pasco area.

E-mail items to [email protected] or mail to Lucille Lazich, Business Digest, 11321 U.S. 19, Port Richey, FL. 34668. Call (727) 869-6235.

Pasco County business briefs 03/15/09 [Last modified: Sunday, March 15, 2009 6:52pm]
Photo reprints | Article reprints

© 2017 Tampa Bay Times


Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours

  1. HQ2 watch: As deadline looms for Amazon headquarters pitch, one metro bows out


    If there's one national business saga to keep up on these days, it's the frenzy by metropolitan areas — including Tampa Bay — to make their best pitches to Amazon in the hope of being chosen as the new location for the giant online retailer's second massive headquarters. HQ2, as it is called, would create …

    Cities across the country are trying to land Amazon's second headquarters, known as HQ2. In Birmingham, Ala., giant Amazon boxes were constructed and placed around the city as part of its "Bring A to B" campaign. [Ali Clark/Bring A to B Campaign]
  2. Shares in Tampa's Health Insurance Innovations rebound from stronger earnings report


    TAMPA — After a sharp drop in its stock price in August and September, Health Insurance Innovations on Monday announced strong revenue and net income gains in preliminary numbers for its third quarter of the year. The company also announced a $50 million stock buyback over the next two years meant to bolster its …

    After losing more than half its market value between August and September, shares in Tampa's Health Insurance Innovations are rebounding."The new share repurchase program underscores our confidence in our business strategy, financial performance, and the long-term prospects of our company while also allowing us the financial flexibility to continue to invest in our business," company CEO Gavin Southwell announced Monday. [Courtesy of LinkedIn]
  3. Trigaux: Campaign aims to leverage tourism ads to recruit millennials, businesses

    Economic Development

    TAMPA — Tampa Bay's unleashing one of its best weapons — a cadre of successful entrepreneurs and young business leaders — in a marketing campaign already under way but officially …

    Erin Meagher, founder of Tampa coconut oil products company Beneficial Blends, is part of a group of business savvy millennial entrepreneurs and managers who are helping to pitch the work-live-play merits of the Tampa Bay market in a new marketing campaign called Make It Tampa Bay. The campaign is backed by Visit Tampa Bay and the Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corp. and aimed at recruiting more millennial talent to relocate and stay in the Tampa Bay area. [Courtesy Tampa Hillsborough EDC, Visit Tampa Bay]
  4. Florida gas prices drop 25 cents on average over past month


    Gas prices are on a downward tear post-hurricane. Tampa Bay fell to $2.34 per gallon on Sunday, down 10 cents over the week, according to AAA, The Auto Club Group. Across the state, gas fell 7 cents over the same period to average $2.47 per gallon.

    Gas prices across the state fell 25 cents over 31 days. | [Times file photo]
  5. Entrepreneur expands interests with Twisted Crafts


    SOUTH TAMPA — Playgrounds of Tampa owner Mike Addabbo is expanding into the do-it-yourself industry with his new endeavor: Twisted Crafts.

     Jennifer and Michael Addabbo pose in their latest entrepreneurial enterprise: Twisted Crafts. Photo courtesy of Twisted Craft.