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Pasco EDC Announces 2016 Pasco Industry of the Year Award Nominees

Last week, 18 Pasco County businesses received an envelope in the mail announcing they had been selected as an Industry of the Year Award nominee. The awards, recognizing outstanding companies in the categories of Manufacturing, Service/Distribution, Technology and Nonprofits who are operating in Pasco County, are awarded annually by the Pasco Economic Development Council.

This year’s nominees include:

  • Bayfront Health Dade City
  • Bayonet Plumbing Heating and A/C
  • ComPark 75
  • Crestmark Pharmacy Services, LLC
  • Dixie Belle Paint Company
  • First National Bank of Pasco
  • Global Electronics Testing Services, LLC
  • Leggett & Platt Adjustable Bed Group
  • Marjorie’s Hope
  • Nicopure Labs, LLC
  • Optimum Plumbing, LLC
  • Ortho Technology, Inc.
  • Premier Community Healthcare Group
  • Rogers Towers, P.A.
  • Southeast Bottling & Beverage Co.
  • SouthEast Personnel Leasing, Inc.
  • Trxade, Inc.
  • USA Underwriting Solutions of America

Over the next few weeks, each company will be interviewed by members of the Pasco EDC Award Committee using a specific grading scale to determine scores. Winners will be announced at Pasco EDC’s 30th Annual Banquet on September 8, 2016.

The Pasco EDC Annual Appreciation Banquet held at Saddlebrook Resort in Wesley Chapel, Florida, is regarded as the premier business event in Pasco County and includes a business trade show prior to the banquet. Each year the banquet is attended by over 600 business and community leaders in Tampa Bay and Pasco County, including state legislators, county commissioners and elected officials. For information on participating in the trade show and becoming an event sponsor, visit or call (813) 926-0827 ext. 226.

Did you know?

Pasco is now the 13th largest school district in the State of Florida and the 60th largest in the nation.

Pasco EDC Events

30th Annual Appreciation Banquet
Sep 8 2016
5:00pm to 9:00pm
The event will be held at the Saddlebrook Resort, Wesley Chapel, FL

About Pasco EDC

Pasco Economic Development Council (Pasco EDC) was created in 1987 to foster the economic vitality and business development opportunities of Pasco County, Florida.  The Pasco EDC is committed to positive growth...

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