Archive for May, 2011

Progressive hiring for insurance jobs in Tampa

Monday, May 30th, 2011

Insurance giant Progressive is recruiting for insurance jobs in Tampa, according to multiple news releases.

At a local call center, the insurance company is hiring 110 people for various jobs.

“The number of policyholders we have continues to grow,” company spokeswoman Leah Knapp said to, citing a 6 percent increase in auto policies and 5 percent increase in special lines policies compared to a year ago. (more…)

Creonix to expand, create manufacturing jobs in Tampa

Sunday, May 22nd, 2011

Electronics Manufacturer Creonix has announced its intent to expand and create and add 105 manufacturing jobs in Tampa.

Creonix LLC, an advanced electronics manufacturing services company, is expanding its Manatee County facility and plans to add 105 employees over the next five years, according to Manatee Economic Development Council (EDC). Creonix, which has been in business since 1988, provides electronic manufacturing services for leading companies in the medical, military, aerospace, and industrial sectors.

Manufacturing jobs in Tampa
are holding steady.

DAS announces key hires for healthcare jobs in Tampa

Saturday, May 14th, 2011

Despite the economy, one organization is expanding and hiring for healthcare jobs in Tampa.

Bucking the depressed hiring rate and economic struggles that continue to plague other industries and businesses across the Tampa Bay region, Doctors Administrative Solutions (DAS) announced the addition of 10 new team members and 22 practices representing approximately 250 physicians. The additions top off six months of rapid growth for DAS (, driven by expanding interest in securing incentive funds for the deployment of certified electronic health record (EHR) systems.

“The significant uptick in engagements has been driven in large part by Central Florida physicians’ push to deploy the certified systems required to secure federal incentive payments under the HITECH Act,” said DAS CEO David Schlaifer. “It also demonstrates that area physicians are interested in an EHR that delivers value beyond qualifying for funds, one backed by the ongoing personalized attention and support that allows them to leverage the system to achieve better quality, higher reimbursements, faster revenue cycles and improved efficiency and productivity. (more…)

Firm develops tools to support legal jobs in Tampa

Sunday, May 1st, 2011

A Florida-based company has developed a platform to support legal jobs in Tampa, specifically at law firms.

Bayshore Solutions announces the website launch of This website provides access to a suite of tools perfect for newer attorneys yet powerful in the hands of any practitioner.

The Tampa e-commerce Web development team at Bayshore Solutions implemented a custom content management system and shopping cart to support the ability of to provide lawyers access to a library of databases and webinars specific to certain areas of law.

Director of Operations of GlanceCharts, Marcus Castillo explained,