Why Other Corporations are Choosing Pasco and Tampa Bay

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Pasco County has emerged as the preferred destination for corporate shared services operations – a claim easily backed up by the Fortune 500, 100 and 50 companies in our area:

Largest Employers in Pasco CountyLargest Manufacturers in Pasco County
HCA Healthcare Mettler Toledo 
AdventHealth Wesley Chapel Pall Aerospace Corporation 
Saint Leo University Blue Triton
AdventHealth Dade City & Zephyrhills Preferred Materials, Inc.
Regional Medical Center Bayonet PointMarrow Steel Fabricators, Inc
Morton Plant North Bay Hospital Leggett & Platt Adjustable Bed Group 
Florida Medical Clinic Welbilt, Inc.
Saddlebrook Resort Polaris Electrical Connectors 
Pasco-Hernando State College 
Edmonson Electric 
Mettler Toledo Attenti US, Inc. 

Key reasons to join us:

  • Access to talent – there are over 135,000 college students in our area in addition to our other workforce training and development programs.
  • Tampa International Airport – non-stop access to nearly 70 major North American cities, competitive fares, and within 30 minute drive time to Pasco.
  • Attitude toward business – the local governments and business leaders have a strong interest in supporting the growth of all businesses in the Tampa Bay area.
  • Competitive operating cost
    • Labor is typically 20-22% less in Pasco County, compared to New York City
    • Average asking rent for Class A buildings in New York City is 250%+ that of Pasco County



Contact Us | Office of Economic Growth
8731 Citizens Dr. Suite 350 | New Port Richey, FL 34654
David Engel Economic Growth Director | dengel@pascocountyfl.net | 727-815-7092 x8274
Steve Smith Business Analyst | stsmith@pascocountyfl.net | 727-815-7092 x8829

Rich Jenkins | Program Manager | rjenkins@pascocountyfl.net | 727-815-7092 x2350
Rebecca Singh | Program Coordinator | rsingh@pascocountyfl.net | 727-815-7092 x7848