Kriseman unveils Entrepreneur-in-Residence program at Rise of the Rest kickoff

St. Petersburg has launched a new Entrepreneur-in-Residence program, and named Reuben Presssman, founder and CEO of Presence, to fill the role.

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Former USF St. Pete regional chancellor claims defamation, breach of contract in lawsuit against Genshaft and USF

More than a year and a half after Sophia Wisniewska stepped down as regional chancellor of University of South Florida St. Petersburg, she has sued the USF Board of Trustees and the university’s president, Judy Genshaft.

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Patient safety key to technology at new Omnicell Center of Excellence in St. Pete

A revamp of Omnicell’s St. Petersburg manufacturing plant is part of a company initiative to move pharmacists to the center of patient care.

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New Career Source Pinellas CEO talks righting the ship amid investigations

That article began what CareerSource employees refer to as "the storm," which culminated in ousting of Peachey, FBI investigations, and state and federal audits of the agency.

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Looking forward: May in the arts

The Movies in the Park series is 10 years old, and sponsoring organization Preserve the Burg has announced five feel-good, family-friendly flicks for 2019, to be screened – for free – at North Straub Park on consecutive Thursdays, starting this week.

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The Shuffle

Pedro Suriel
Raymond James


The Hustle

Preston Faykus (RankMiner)

Preston Faykus' vision for improving call centers through creativity and innovation led him to found RankMiner. The company specializes in analyzing interactions between call center agents and customers, so as to improve agents' communication styles and emotional intelligence.

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Tampa Bay Wave

For over a decade, Tampa Bay Wave has been busting the myth that startups must leave Tampa Bay to grow.

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Meiko Seymour
Pastor, Podcaster, Author

Focus: Wages

In Praise of a Higher Minimum Wage [CityLab]

Raising the minimum wage helps low-paid workers without damaging the broader economy, the authors of two new research papers find.

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ICYMI: PitchLyst Startup Report: J.P. DuBuque

Joe sits down with J.P. DuBuque, President of the St. Pete E.D.C.

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