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Elevate, Inc. ("Elevate") is a Florida-based strategic business development consulting firm providing a multitude of services. Whether you are looking to expand your public relations efforts, community relations activities, or general marketing endeavors, the Elevate team has the talent, experience, and resources to meet and exceed your organization’s goals.

We live by the mantra Learn, Connect, Grow.

Through our unique relationship based approach, we set ourselves apart from our competitors. Browse through our site and find out how the Elevate team can take your business to the next level!


"Aakash is definitely Tampa Bay’s most connected man.  If you are looking to meet the Bay area’s most influential  leaders, Aakash is the man that can make the introductions!"

Glenn Sanchez • Saint Leo University


"Working with the Elevate, Inc. team has launched me into a new networking and social media strategy that has benefitted me greatly by meeting new business contacts I otherwise would have never met. Aakash and his staff made it easy for me to expand my business circle and acquire new business as a pro photographer, I am indebted to them for opening new doors. Because of Elevate, Inc., I have a discovered a deep appreciation for this great city of Tampa and its vibrant business community!"

Rick Tauceda • Photographer

“Elevate, Inc. provided me with top-notch guests for my live radio show on 1250 WHNZ. The network Elevate, Inc. holds helped push my show from 1 day a week (12pm time) to a 5 day a week (8-9am time), and assisted in re-branding my show into That Business Show with Jamie Meloni.  The response from the Tampa Bay community and business leaders has been outstanding.” - Jamie Meloni, That Business Show 1250am WHNZ

“Aakash has an incredible business sense, unlimited connections and passion for the Tampa Bay Community. His desire to help small business increase brand awareness and develop social media networking connections attributed to our beginnings at I would strongly recommend Elevate to any company starting out or looking to rebrand.” - Stephanie Skillman, EZclean Team Member,

“Elevate, Inc. stands out from the rest because they focus less on typical public relations and more on personal and community relations. Aakash Patel has always been easily accessible and reachable any time, any day. He’s helped us market our vision to the community—which is to be a one stop, full service shop for your insurance needs.” - Jason Levy, President, Professional Insurance Services

“Aakash’s proven expertise in the business world combined with his growing clientele of non-profits is exactly what our foundation needed! We’ve been featured in several of Tampa’s publications and on ABC’s Positively Tampa Bay. His ability to open doors and put us in front of business and government leaders in the Tampa Bay area has helped our foundation tremendously.” - Derek Pupello, CEO, FORE (Foundation for Orthopaedic Research and Education)

“Elevate, Inc. is consistently delivering new strategies for personal and professional growth and has a management team that is more plugged into the community than none I have ever seen.  Aakash Patel is the guy to know if you want to speak with that government leader, that radio show, that newspaper—he’s the one!” - 'H’John Mejia, Host, InTheZoneTV