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Special May SOF Week Event: Hosted by Torchlight AI

April 23, 2024

Our Chapter is coordinating with Torchlight AI to host a special event during SOF Week. The event is free, but we are encouraging donations to support Operation Healing Forces, one of the non-profits helping support our SOF Warriors. Please mark your calendars and register for this event The Greater Tampa Bay Chapter of the National... Read More »


Insights from Dr. Kenneth Johnson: Addressing Physician Shortages and Burnout through Technology

April 23, 2024

Recently, the Centre Club’s April Breakfast with an Executive welcomed Dr. Kenneth Johnson, the Executive Associate Dean of Nova Southeastern University‘s Tampa Bay Regional Campus and Chair of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Dr. Kiran C. Patel College of Osteopathic Medicine (KPCOM), as the distinguished speaker. Dr. Johnson’s presentation shed light on pressing issues within... Read More »


Congratulations to Avocat Group’s managing partner, Matt Sultenfuss, for being recognized as a top LinkedIn influencer in commercial real estate!

April 23, 2024

Having a strong social media presence is a valuable tool for professionals in all industries. Matt does a great job at establishing his digital brand, not only by showcasing industry expertise and attending numerous conferences and events, but by being personable, relatable, and authentic.     Follow Matt and Avocat Group on LinkedIn:  Matt Sultenfuss, SIOR  Avocat Group 


Elevate Your Business with Blue Mantis: Your Ultimate Tech Partner

April 23, 2024

In today’s rapidly evolving digital landscape, businesses face unprecedented challenges and opportunities. To thrive in this dynamic environment, partnering with a trusted technology services provider is essential. Enter Blue Mantis – your ultimate tech partner, offering a comprehensive suite of services tailored to meet your evolving needs.   With offices located in Tampa, Blue Mantis is... Read More »


BDO’s Cristina Hale Named Winner of the Business Services Category

April 23, 2024

Tampa Bay Business and Wealth ended its run of celebrations for its 2024 Women Who Win Award finalists, on Friday, at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, in Tampa, naming the 2024 overall winner. The sold-out event, of nearly 600, honored all the finalists, named category winners and announced an overall winner. Presenting sponsors... Read More »


Elevate, Inc. Welcomes the Help Us Grow Foundation, Inc. as a New Client!

April 23, 2024

We at Elevate, Inc. are thrilled to announce our partnership with the Help Us Grow (H.U.G.) Foundation, Inc., as they align with our dedication to supporting initiatives that empower communities and foster positive change.    The H.U.G. Reading Program is a beacon of hope for students, dedicated to ensuring that every child has the opportunity... Read More »


This Can’t Be right!

April 9, 2024

Have you ever had a feeling that something is off with your health plan, but can’t quite identify what it is?  We often sense that something is amiss-costs rise, benefits diminish, and employees grow frustrated with the entire process. As an employer, health plans represent a significant expense in our budget, yet they’re a source... Read More »


A Snapshot Interview with Jahn Van De Putte Prosperity Pathways Counselor

April 9, 2024

What is Lifehub? Lifehub is a unique opportunity for students to explore learning modules of a wide variety of topics and subjects and of their choosing. Students have the opportunity to learn more about a subject, event, or career that interests them, or to take a chance on discovering something that they previously had no... Read More »


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“Aakash Patel, Chris Melvin and the rest of the Elevate team simply delivered. The connections Aakash made led to valuable relationships for me and new clients for RevStar. You can’t fully appreciate what Elevate can do for your business until you experience it first hand. I personally recommend their services to anybody looking to grow their network and business within the Tampa Bay community.”

Ken Pomella, PMP – CEO, RevStar Consulting

“If you’re looking to dive into the who’s who of Tampa Bay, Elevate, Inc. is the only way to go. Elevate worked closely with Tampa Bay Plumbers to help us get our foot in the door with the right business and community circles to help us grow. We appreciated Aakash Patel & Chris Melvin’s professionalism, attention to detail, and willingness to go over and above to provide us a quality service. The contacts through Elevate are numerous and professionally beneficial and the staff is always available to us. We enjoyed working with the Elevate team and will definitely keep them in mind for our future business needs.”

April Diemer – Tampa Bay Plumbers

“Working with Aakash and his team at Elevate was a great fit for our growing organization. His team helped us connect with key influencers across the region and identify opportunities. Together you work to define your goals and who you’re targeting and through their connections and network they can make warm introductions to the decisions makers you need to connect with.”

Chon Nguyen – Founder & CEO, Newgentek

“Elevate, Inc’s. business relationship building process and their specialized one-on-one client service has opened doors and created potential opportunities that we wouldn’t have been able to create on our own. If your business would benefit from business relationship building introductions, I highly recommend Elevate, Inc.”

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