Andrea Falvey, CEcD
Business Development Manager
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Rich in diversity, culture, and a knowledgeable workforce for today's global economy, Pinellas County is a business destination that can deliver services worldwide in a timely, efficient and cost effective manner. With a pro-business climate, job creation tax incentives, low tax rates, a network of industry professionals, a developed infrastructure, and a skilled workforce, Pinellas is a perfect base for business and financial service corporations.
- 15.6% of the Florida High Tech Corridor's Financial Services industry employment is located in Pinellas County.
- Over 30,000 Pinellas County professionals are employed in business and financial services.
- The average annual wage for the industry is approximately $76,000.
Kobie chooses Pinellas for Corporate HQ Expansion and 255 New Jobs
Kobie Marketing, a global leader in fully-integrated, customer loyalty marketing and customer retention agency, announced a significant expansion of their headquarters in Pinellas County, Florida. The growing company projects hiring over 250 new employees over the next several years. "We're thrilled to announce Kobie Marketing has selected Pinellas County as the community best suited for their corporate headquarters and the continued innovation and growth of their company," said Commissioner Charlie Justice, Chairman of the Pinellas County Board of County Commissioners. "I want to congratulate and thank the team at Kobie for creating over 250 new jobs in Pinellas." Click to read more...
"We are thrilled to be moving iQor's corporate headquarters to St. Petersburg and to bring jobs and opportunity to a growing and thriving downtown," said Hartmut Liebel, CEO of iQor. "Given the roots of our aftermarket services business in the region, St. Petersburg is a natural fit for iQor. The region's large pool of highly skilled talent, strong business climate, and outstanding infrastructure will support iQor's increasing scale and culture of innovation." iQor, a global provider of customer contact solutions and product support services announced that it is relocating its global headquarters from New York City to One Progress Plaza in downtown St. Petersburg. More than 100 employees are expected to move into the new, three floor office space. iQor employs more than 32,000 employees in 17 countries serving Fortune 1000 companies in more than 60 countries. Read more...
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