Insiders tell how Steve Case’s Rise of the Rest came to Tampa

At least once a year since 2012, Olson has spoken to Steve Case, the tech entrepreneur who is the face of the Rise of the Rest Bus Tour, a national initiative to highlight promising startups in areas outside of the major technology hubs

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Study: Addressing racial inequities would boost Pinellas County GDP by $3.6 billion

Pinellas County’s economy could have been $3.6 billion stronger in 2016 if racial gaps in income were closed.

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Dali: $38 million expansion will increase attendance by 50 percent [Renderings]

The Salvador Dali Museum’s proposed $38.6 million expansion, officials told the Pinellas County Commission last week, will mean a 50 percent increase in visitors.

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How I Built This With Guy Raz: Men's Wearhouse - George Zimmer

In 1973, the first Men's Wearhouse opened in Houston with little fanfare. But by the mid-80s, George Zimmer managed to carve out a distinct niche in the market – a place where men could buy a good quality suit, at "everyday low prices," along with all the shirts, ties, socks, and shoes they need.

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Your weekend arts forecast: Sounds from Brazil and Ybor

Blame it on the bossa nova, Eydie Gorme crooned on a 1963 hit record, it’s a one-way mainline to love.

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The Shuffle

Ron Peele


The Hustle

Joe Landi Creative

Just two years in the 'Burg makes Joe Landi a relative newcomer to St. Pete's creative scene, but he's no stranger to the field. Landi boasts extensive experience in advertising and creative problem solving through his long-running agency tenure and solo ventures.

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Prospera is the largest statewide nonprofit in Florida specializing in providing bilingual assistance to Hispanic entrepreneurs who are trying to establish or expand their businesses.

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Richard Heruska
Tampa Bay Wave

Focus: Collusion

The Mueller Report: Excerpts and Analysis [New York Times]

The Justice Department released a redacted version of the special counsel’s report on Thursday. Times reporters uncovered the biggest findings and shared excerpts and analysis.

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ICYMI: PitchLyst Startup Report: Keith Brophy

Director, Business Lab @ Emergent Holdings

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