For more information on becoming an Investor, please contact:

Michelle Bauer 
Chief Operating Officer

(813) 518-2644


More than 100 public and private investors fund the critical programs and initiatives that drive our results each year.

At every level, our Investors are able to promote the economic vitality of Tampa and Hillsborough County. For more information on the different levels of Investors benefits, please click here.

We are excited to announce the launch of our THRIVE Capital Campaign. This will be one of the most important economic development initiatives in our community’s history. This three-year, $12 million campaign will allow the EDC to ensure that company leaders considering company relocations will include Tampa and Hillsborough County at the top of their lists of options. To learn more about the THRIVE campaign, please download the brochure and view the following video, produced by Diamond View Studios:



As an Investor, representatives are able to:

  • Impact the economic growth of the region by working in collaboration with local business and government leaders to promote and ensure our economic strength and sustainability
  • Connect with our robust network of Investors to further professional and personal outreach within the community
  • Receive exclusive access to economic news and data, information on the project pipeline and upcoming announcements, and invitations to Investor-only events and networking opportunities

Our investors share our belief in the power of collaboration and the importance of promoting the economic vitality of Tampa and Hillsborough County.


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