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Nitro Mobile Solutions Invests in Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation at Executive Committee Level

The software development company teams with the EDC to create jobs, expand business

TAMPA, Fla. — April 19, 2016 — Nitro Mobile Solutions, a leading mobile software technology, consulting and services provider that helps business streamline operations and access new revenue channels, announced today that it has invested in the Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation at the Executive Committee level.

Nitro invested in the Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation after the organization assisted the company with workforce recruiting and its recent move to a 9,000 square foot office at 501 East Kennedy Blvd. in downtown Tampa.

“We’ve had only positive experiences with the EDC and as our business has grown, we recognized what they could do for us, Tampa and Hillsborough County as a whole,” said Pete Slade, founder and CEO of Nitro. “They’re working hard to bring talent to the area and build a stronger business landscape and we couldn’t pass up the opportunity to participate in that.”

The Tampa Hillsborough EDC, whose mission is to “develop and sustain a thriving local economy by focusing on the attraction, expansion and retention of high-wage jobs and capital investment” helps organizations grow by facilitating connections between business leaders and providing access to resources needed for local expansion.

“We’re excited to add Pete Slade to our Executive Committee leadership,” said J.P. DuBuque, the EDC’s Interim President and CEO. “As one of our region’s fastest growing and most dynamic technology companies, Nitro is helping to shape Tampa’s economic future. Their culture and ability to attract first-rate talent are putting Hillsborough County on the map as a preferred destination for highly skilled people and innovative companies.”

Working with the EDC, Nitro plans to add up to 35 new high-wage jobs by 2018. Its goal is to expand locally, attract exceptional talent and work to position Tampa as a desired business destination — helping build a foundation for Hillsborough County’s economic success.

Interested candidates are encouraged to visit https://www.nitrosolutions.com/Careers for more information about available positions.

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About Nitro Solutions:

Nitro Mobile Solutions is a software development company that helps enterprises streamline and optimize business through technology. Nitro’s patent-pending tools, superior technology and unparalleled consulting expertise have been recognized by professional publications and organizations. Nitro has twice been named one of the top 100 small businesses in America by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, secured position #248 on the elite Inc. 500 for its exceptional growth and earned the titles Best Place to Work and Top Software Developers from the Tampa Bay Business Journal. Additionally, Nitro was named Technology Company of the Year by the Tampa Bay Technology Forum in 2015. Learn more at www.nitromobilesolutions.com.

About the Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation

The Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development works to develop and sustain a thriving local economy through the attraction, retention and expansion of high-wage jobs and capital investment in Hillsborough County and the cities of Tampa, Plant City, and Temple Terrace. Our efforts are focused on growing locally established companies as well as recruiting corporate headquarters and regional operations in targeted industry sectors including Information Technology, Financial and Professional Services, Life Sciences, Defense and Security, Manufacturing, and Distribution and Logistics. The Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation exists because of the generous support of over 100 investors from the local community. For more information, visit www.tampaedc.com.

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