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For more information contact:
Ali Glisson, Public Affairs Director
(813) 274-8262
 
Media Advisory - Photo Opportunity - Buckhorn, Homans to Brief Media on Business Development Mission to Germany, Switzerland
 
Tampa, FL April 17, 2013 -
WHAT:

Mayor Bob Buckhorn and Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation (EDC) President and CEO Rick Homans will discuss their business development mission to Germany and Switzerland.

On April 12-19, Buckhorn and Homans traveled to Nuremburg, Munich and Frankfurt, Germany, as well as Zurich, Switzerland, to generate new opportunities for foreign direct investment in Tampa and Hillsborough County. They were joined by a select group of local leaders, including Tampa Hillsborough EDC Chair David Pizzo, Tampa International Airport CEO Joe Lopano, and Norma Brenne Henning, Honorary Consul to the Federal Republic of Germany.

During their trip, the delegation met with a targeted roster of companies within the manufacturing, life sciences and defense industries, and will brief the media on those events and others from the mission.

WHO:
Mayor Bob Buckhorn
Rick Homans, President and CEO, Tampa Hillsborough EDC
David Pizzo, Chair, Tampa Hillsborough EDC and Market President, West Florida, Florida Blue
Justin Meyer, Director of Air Service Development, Tampa International Airport


WHEN:
Monday, April 22, 2013
10:00 a.m.

WHERE:
Tampa Hillsborough EDC
401 East Jackson Street
21st Floor
Tampa, FL

CONTACT:
Ali Glisson
City of Tampa
(813) 274-8262
ali.glisson@tampagov.net

Jennifer Mikosky
Tampa Hillsborough EDC
(813) 218-3310
jmikosky@tampaedc.com





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