In the wake of the passage of the Family First Coronavirus Response Act, passed by Congress and signed by President Donald Trump Wednesday, Sean McConnell, CEO of Modern Business Associates, along with Brady Diggs, Senior Director of Business Development, join Catalyst Publisher Joe Hamilton and St. Petersburg Chamber of Commerce CEO Chris Steinocher in the Catalyst studio.
As productions and events are canceled or postponed, galleries are shuttered and everyone from artists to technicians to arts administrators deals with the potential and very likely loss of income, an effort is underway by Creative Pinellas and the St. Petersburg Arts Alliance to create an Arts Community Relief Fund.
Amanda, who’s best known as Mandy by many locals in St. Pete, is energetic and welcoming to newcomers who venture into Community Cafe asking about everything from their vegan-friendly menu to their monthly art exhibits.
A resident of ONE St. Petersburg has been diagnosed with Covid-19 coronavirus, local workers are transitioning to home offices and the area’s leading grocery chain is setting aside time for senior shoppers as the Tampa-St. Pete area learns how to live in the midst of a pandemic.
Over the next six months, InsideOut will hire 150 employees, some of whom will staff the T-Mobile center and others who will fill jobs created by additional contracts with Google, Facebook and IBM, Nuss said. He expects many of the new hires will be people who have been working in the hospitality industry, which has taken a hard hit amid efforts to contain the spread of Covid-19 coronavirus.