Tampa Mayor, Bob Buckhorn And Local Dignitaries To Unveil College Hunks €™ New €œWorld Headquarters
WHAT: College Hunks Hauling Junk and College Hunks Moving will host a special dedication ceremony and open houseevent attended by local dignitaries, including Tampa Mayor, Bob Buckhorn to commemorate the grand opening of the Tampa-based company’s new ten-thousand square foot World Headquarters in Ybor City. A true testament to the improved economic outlook in both the real estate and small business sectors the move to an expanded space in Ybor City positions the company for future growth and continues to improve the business landscape in Ybor City’s business district.
Attendees will have the opportunity to tour the exceptionally unique space, which houses a library, simulated football field (complete with turf and goal posts) and a meditation room, among other unique features. Moving their headquarters to Ybor City positions the company for future growth and also brings some much-desired attention and improvements to the Ybor City Business district.
Refreshments and hors d’oeuvres will be provided.
WHEN: Friday, Nov. 9, 2012
Bea Bare, The Tampa Economic Development Council
Vince Pardo, The Ybor City Development Corporation
Michele Keating, Ybor City Chamber of Commerce
Entrepreneurs’ Organization – Tampa Chapter
WHEN: Friday, Nov. 9, 2012 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
WHERE: 1513 East ninth Avenue, Tampa FL, 33605 (Across from Hillsborough Community College and adjacent to the back of Centro Ybor)
Valet Parking will be available.
ABOUT COLLEGE HUNKS HAULING JUNK and COLLEGE HUNKS MOVING
College Hunks Hauling Junk and College Hunks Moving were both founded by Nick Friedman and Omar Soliman during summer vacations in a beat-up cargo van. The duo won a business plan competition their senior year of college and launched the business shortly after graduation. The company now has more than 40 franchises nationwide, and has been recognized as an INC 500 Fastest Growing Company. The founders have been named INC Magazine’s Top 30 Entrepreneurs Under 30, as well as Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the YearAward Finalists. The company has been featured by numerous national media outlets, including Oprah, CNN, MSNBC, CNBC, FOX NEWS, The Wall Street Journal,USA Today, The New York Times, The Huffington Post, Forbes, Reader’s Digest, and more.comments powered by Disqus