Entries by Market Tampa Investments

Kriseman unveils police station funding plan, highlights business leaders in State of the City

By Margie Manning St. Petersburg Mayor Rick Kriseman kicked off his second year in office with a State of the City address that focused in large part on the city’s economic improvements. He cited the city’s expanding skyline, westward movement of shops and restaurants along Central Avenue, and growth of the arts as evidence of […]

5 things to start the day: Kale and bacon are out, Starbucks scores big with gift cards, Jeff Gordon’s last NASCAR race

By Pam Huff Metropolitan Ministries will open “Miracles for Pasco” housing modeled after MiraclePlace in Hillsborough County, with 24 new supportive housing units for homeless families with children. Since July 2014, Metropolitan Ministries said more than 700 families in Pasco have reached out for help with housing, according to a statement. State lawmakers awarded a […]

At NYC Council hearing, Airbnb official says company doesn’t look for illegal listings

As expected, New York City Council members had tough questions for Airbnb’s head of global policy during an hours-long hearing yesterday. But, perhaps surprisingly, David Hantman admitted that his company does not actually try to determine if any of its listings are illegal. Hantman said that San Francisco-based Airbnb does pay attention to its listings, […]

How you can see leadership as a daily practice

By Janet Kyle Altman I rarely think about leadership. That’s hard to imagine, considering how often we are bombarded with that word. There are thousands of blog posts, articles, books and videos about leadership. LinkedIn has more than 26,000 groups about leadership! Every day, there’s an email about how to lead and what qualities make […]