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Pasco's Business Digest for May 23

Briefly

Best of HomeAdvisor Award: Home Res-Q recently announced that it was selected as a winner of the 2014 Best of HomeAdvisor Award. The award recognizes top industry professionals based on exceptional quality, service and value. The program awards top-rated service professionals in the HomeAdvisor network.

Hospital earns AHA award: Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point was presented with the American Heart Association's Fit-Friendly Worksite Gold Achievement Award. The award is presented to a workplace that has been recognized by the AHA for meeting criteria for employee wellness.

Who's news

Doctor named ACE Fellow: Dr. Jose E. Coll, director of veteran student services and associate professor of social work at Saint Leo University, was recently named an American Council on Education Fellow for academic year 2014-15.

Hospital appoints CFO: Bill Heinrich was recently appointed chief financial officer at Florida Hospital Zephyrhills.

Heinrich, 33, comes to the hospital from Florida Hospital Tampa, where he worked as assistant vice president of finance since August 2011. He has worked with Adventist Health System since 2004 and brings more than 10 years of experience in hospital finance.

During his time at Florida Hospital Tampa, Heinrich started the finance residency program for the west Florida region, oversaw the renovation of Florida Hospital Tampa's cafeteria, and established the Tampa branch of Florida Hospital Home Infusion.

Events

Chambers closed for Memorial Day: The Central Pasco, Dade City, Wesley Chapel, West Pasco and Zephyrhills chambers of commerce will be closed Monday in observance of Memorial Day.

Chamber ribbon-cutting: The Wesley Chapel Chamber of Commerce will have a ribbon-cutting ceremony at Vintage Estate Homes, 8434 Dunham Station Drive, Wesley Chapel, at 4 p.m. Thursday. The event includes a grand opening/tour of the Grand Hampton model home, followed by a grand opening party from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. There will be refreshments, entertainment and prizes. To RSVP, call Tiffany Maxwell, (321) 749-2601.

Dual Chamber Mega Mixer: The Greater Dade City Chamber of Commerce and the Greater Zephyrhills Chamber of Commerce will have a May Mega Mixer from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the Apollo Mediation and Conference Center, 14141 Fifth St., Dade City.

To RSVP, email maria@apollogroupfl.com.

Open house: The Commons on Pretty Pond will host an open house and marketing event for its memory care unit, the Village, from 3 to 5 p.m. Thursday, 38130 Pretty Pond Road, Zephyrhills. To RSVP, call (813) 779-4501.

Building skills

Educating entrepreneurs: SCORE Chapter 439 is presenting a series of free business seminars. Upcoming seminars include the following:

• "Using the Internet in Your Business," 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Land O'Lakes Branch Library, 2818 Collier Parkway, Land O'Lakes.

• Introduction to QuickBooks," 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, New River Branch Library, 34043 State Road 54, Zephyrhills.

To register, visit score439.org and click on the "Local Workshops" tab or call the SCORE office at (727) 842-4638.

If you have business announcements you would like to share, mail the details to Jean Hayes, Business Digest, Pasco Times, 11321 U.S. 19, Port Richey, FL 34668. You may also email items to jhayes@tampabay.com or fax them to (352) 754-6133. Submitted items may be edited for length and clarity. Photos are published as space permits; they will not be returned.

Networking and mixers

BNI Outlook to Success: 7:30 a.m. Tuesday at Timber Greens Country Club, 6333 Timber Greens Blvd., New Port Richey. The cost is $8 and includes breakfast. Call (727) 847-3898.

• Catholic Business Network: 7:30 to 9 a.m. Tuesday at Our Lady of the Rosary, 2348 Collier Parkway, Land O'Lakes. All Christians are welcome to network. Call Mary Ann Whallen at (813) 833-4737 or visit cbntampa.com.

• East Pasco Networking Group: 8 a.m. Tuesday at Village Inn, 5214 Gall Blvd., Zephyrhills. Guest speaker: Mike Moore, owner of VR Business Sales and a candidate for Pasco County Commission District 2. The group meets on the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month. Call Nils Lenz at (813) 782-9491.

Free Networking International: 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday at Cantina Laredo restaurant, 2000 Piazza Ave., Building 4, Suite 170, Wesley Chapel (at the Shops at Wiregrass). Attendees pay for their own lunch. Call Martine Duncan at (813) 929-6816.

West Pasco Business Network: Noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday at Blue Dolphin, 8825 State Road 52, Hudson. For more information, visit westpascobusiness.org or call Joanne Grassi at (727) 856-9595.

BNI Eagles: 7:15 a.m. Thursday at Spartan Manor, 6121 Massachusetts Ave., New Port Richey. Cost is $10 and includes breakfast. Call Clay Henderson at (727) 534-5191.

BNI Referral Connection: 7:15 to 9 a.m. Thursday at Vallarta's Mexican Restaurant, 22948 State Road 54, Lutz. Call Rob Hamilton at (813) 431-5887.

Trinity/West Pasco Chapter of NPI: 7:45 a.m. Thursday at IHOP, 10740 State Road 54, New Port Richey. Call Rob Marlowe at (727) 847-2424.

Networking and mixers

• BNI Outlook to Success: 7:30 a.m. Tuesday at Timber Greens Country Club, 6333 Timber Greens Blvd., New Port Richey. The cost is $8 and includes breakfast. Call (727) 847-3898.

• Catholic Business Network: 7:30 to 9 a.m. Tuesday at Our Lady of the Rosary, 2348 Collier Parkway, Land O'Lakes. All Christians are welcome to network. Call Mary Ann Whallen at (813) 833-4737 or visit cbntampa.com.

• East Pasco Networking Group: 8 a.m. Tuesday at Village Inn, 5214 Gall Blvd., Zephyrhills. Guest speaker: Mike Moore, owner of VR Business Sales and candidate for Pasco County Commission District 2. The group meets on the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month. Call Nils Lenz at (813) 782-9491.

• Free Networking International: 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday at Cantina Laredo restaurant, 2000 Piazza Ave., Building 4, Suite 170, Wesley Chapel (at the Shops at Wiregrass). Attendees pay for their own lunch. Call Martine Duncan at (813) 929-6816.

• West Pasco Business Network: Noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday at Blue Dolphin, 8825 State Road 52, Hudson. For more information, visit westpascobusiness.org or call Joanne Grassi at (727) 856-9595.

• BNI Eagles: 7:15 a.m. Thursday at Spartan Manor, 6121 Massachusetts Ave., New Port Richey. Cost is $10 and includes breakfast. Call Clay Henderson at (727) 534-5191.

• BNI Referral Connection: 7:15 to 9 a.m. Thursday at Vallarta's Mexican Restaurant, 22948 State Road 54, Lutz. Call Rob Hamilton at (813) 431-5887.

• Trinity/West Pasco Chapter of NPI: 7:45 a.m. Thursday at IHOP, 10740 State Road 54, New Port Richey. Call Rob Marlowe at (727) 847-2424.

Pasco's Business Digest for May 23 05/22/14 [Last modified: Thursday, May 22, 2014 9:29am]
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