Exclusive: Tech Data CEO on next-gen technology and workforce changes

Nine months after stepping into the CEO spot at Tech Data Corp., Rich Hume says his growth plans are on track.

Read more

Tampa-St. Pete entrepreneurs get 6 lessons celebrating failure from a start-up veteran

Entrepreneurial success is celebrated in the press, but according to startup strategist and entrepreneur coach Adrian France, entrepreneurship is really more like a dumpster fire.

Read more

Publix executives, board members see compensation gains in 2018

The CEO and four other top executives at Publix Super Market Inc. got pay hikes ranging from just over 3 percent to nearly 6 percent in 2018.

Read more


#897: New Orleans Vs. Airbnb [Planet Money]

Airbnb has changed New Orleans. And now landlords and preservationists are fighting over the future of the city.

Read more


Your weekend arts forecast, Grand Prix edition

So, for the first time, this column is pointing a spotlight at Tampa.

Read more

The Shuffle

Wayne Newton
GoZone WiFi


The Hustle

Sue Powers Hoffman (Hashtag Creative)

Sue Powers Hoffman is the founder, CEO and creative director of Hashtag Creative, a digital marketing agency in St. Pete. In our hyper-connected digital world, the marketing business has changed drastically.

Read more


Tech Data

Quietly taking the IT world by storm, Tech Data is now one of Florida’s largest companies, enjoying over $36 billion in annual sales.

Read more


Barbara St. Clair
Creative Pinellas

Focus: Data

The Feds’ Favorite iPhone Hacking Tool Is Selling On eBay For $100—And It’s Leaking DataThe Geography of America’s Mobile and ‘Stuck,’ Mapped [Forbes]

Easily mistaken for a child’s tablet, it had the word “Cellebrite” written on it. To Mr. Balaj, it appeared to be a worthless piece of electronic flotsam, so he left it in his garage to gather dust for eight months.

Read more


Mar. 11

Mar. 12

Mar. 21

Startup Report #003 - Kiran Patel

Catalyst publisher Joe Hamilton talks entrepreneurship with Kiran C. Patel.

Read more

Share on Facebook | Share on Twitter