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Tropicana Field to Host Texas Rangers vs. Houston Astros Series

    Hurricane Harvey forces Rangers and Astros to play at Tropicana Field   Tuesday, August 29 – Thursday, August 31     With Hurricane Harvey causing severe weather conditions and catastrophic floods throughout Southeast Texas, [...]

Not Your Average Bridal Show

  The Elegant Wedding Showcase Returns to Tampa   A Premiere Gathering Of Talent, Resources And Style For The Sophisticated Bride   Metro Life Media, Inc., publishers of Tampa Bay METRO and Tampa Bay Weddings magazines [...]

Gasparilla Fashion

Yo-Ho, Yo-Ho, It’s A Pirate’s Life For Me! The pirates are taking over Tampa in celebration of the annual Ye Mystic Krewe Gasparilla pirate parade and celebrations. METRO has found a few fashionable styles from a local boutique [...]

It’s A Sweet, Sweet Life

  Meet Stephan Schubert, Executive Pastry Chef at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino By Ronda M. Parag   Overseeing all the pastries and delightful treats at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa [...]

THE FACE OF INTERIOR DESIGN

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | The Face of Interior Design CRESPO DESIGN GROUP     Unconventional ideas and  distinctive style are what define Enrique Crespo as one of the top designers in the area. [...]

THE FACE OF WELLNESS

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | The Face of Wellness GLOW COUTURE DAY SPA     Wesley Winer’s passion for skincare and over all wellness, started in her days as an international model [...]

THE FACE OF COSMETIC SURGERY

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | The Face of Cosmetic Surgery DR. JOSEPH J. CASTELLANO     An artist’s eyes, extensive medical training and precise surgical skills are what define Joseph J. Castellano, [...]

THE FACE OF COLLABORATIVE LAW

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | The Face of Collaborative Law MICHAEL LUNDY OLDER, LUNDY & ALVAREZ   Michael Lundy has been a collaborative divorce professional for nearly a decade. He was recently elected to the Board of [...]

THE FACE OF PEDIATRIC DENTISTRY

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | The Face of Pediatric Dentistry DR. SUSAN BLANKENSHIP   The words “step right up” come to mind when you walk through the door of Dr. Susan Blankenship’s [...]

THE FACES OF WAXING PERFECTION

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | The Faces of Waxing Perfection PIA ESTHETICS DAY SPA   13 years ago, getting a Brazilian Wax in the Tampa Bay area was not an easy task; [...]

THE FACE OF PROPERTY APPRAISAL

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | The Face of Property Appraisal TODD D. JONES, MAI, CRE, FRICS   Todd Jones is an experienced, internationally recognized expert in property tax valuation, holding the three [...]

THE FACE OF NONPROFIT CHANGE

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | The Face of Nonprofit Change CATALYST CONSULTING SERVICES   Facilitating positive organizational change with results and through relationships that span the Southeast are what defines Michelle A. Turman, M.A., [...]

THE FACE OF BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | The Face of Business Development INGRID COULON COMPASS LAND & TITLE, LLC   Ingrid Coulon, M.B.A., is the Director of Marketing for Compass Land & Title, LLC, [...]

THE FACE OF CRIMINAL LAW AND PERSONAL INJURY

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | The Face of Criminal Law and Personal Injury CHARLES W. ARLINE, P.A.   Charles Arline is a lifelong resident of South Tampa and has been  serving the [...]

THE FACE OF COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | The Face of Commercial Real Estate GEORGIA WATSON YELLOWFIN COMMERCIAL REALTY CORP.   Meet Georgia Watson, the President/Broker for Yellowfin Commercial Realty. A true Tampa native, she [...]

THE FACE OF INTERIOR DESIGN

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | The Face of Interior Design ENRIQUE CRESPO CRESPO DESIGN GROUP   Unconventional ideas and  distinctive style are what define Enrique Crespo as one of the top designers in the area. [...]

THE FACE OF PERSONAL INJURY LITIGATION

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | The Face of Personal Injury Litigation RICK ALVAREZ OLDER LUNDY & ALVAREZ   Rick Alvarez knows two subjects well: personal injury litigation and rock music. Both inform his [...]

THE FACE OF FAMILY LAW

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | The Face of Family Law KELLI L. MITCHELL, ESQ.   Involved in each of her cases, it’s Kelli Mitchell’s personal approach to her firm that has created [...]

THE FACE OF SOUTH TAMPA’S CUSTOM CLOTHIER

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | The Face of South Tampa’s Custom Clothier DAN SHREEVE BESPOKE & CO   Dan Shreeve, is the premier custom clothier in South Tampa with 28 years of [...]

THE FACE OF INTERIOR DESIGN

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | The Face of Interior Design ROB BOWEN DESIGN GROUP   Rob Bowen and his team create spaces that evoke a rare sense of intimacy and inspiration. Rob’s [...]

THE FACE OF REAL ESTATE LAW

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | The Face of Real Estate Law CHAD T. ORSATTI   Orsatti & Associates, P.A. has a reputation throughout the Tampa Bay area as a client-focused firm that [...]

THE FACE OF FASHION

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | The Face of Fashion KARYN SEO CEO & DESIGNER, CAITE, INC.   Karyn Seo is the CEO & Designer of the ladies clothing brands CAITE and Kyla Seo. [...]

THE FACE OF REAL ESTATE TITLE INSURANCE

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine |   The Face of Real Estate Title Insurance PHIL YOST COMPASS LAND & TITLE, LLC     Phil Yost opened Compass Land & Title in Tampa over [...]

THE FACE OF RELAXATION

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | The Face of Relaxation EDYTA CHYLINSKI SPA SUDEVA   Edyta is the owner of Spa Sudeva, a holistic Day Spa located in South Tampa. She is a [...]

Best of Metro 2016: Dining & Spirits

The Best of Metro Tampa Bay. the bay’s best   Tampa Bay Dining & Spirits       Rococo Steak Best Steakhouse in St. Petersburg Housed in a historical 1920s building, Rococo’s menu offers steaks and [...]

Best of Metro 2016: Arts & Entertainment

The Best of Metro Tampa Bay. the bay’s best   Tampa Bay Arts & Entertainment       Tampa Museum of Art Best Public Art Museum The exhibits are ever-changing to promote, explore and expand the [...]

Best of Metro 2016: Health & Beauty

The Best of Metro Tampa Bay. the bay’s best   Tampa Bay Health & Beauty       Pure Natural Nail Lounge Best Organic Nail Salon This organic, natural nail salon and spa in downtown St. [...]

Best of Metro 2016: Style & Decor

The Best of Metro Tampa Bay. the bay’s best   Tampa Bay Style & Décor       Deborah Kent’s Best Boutique Filled with European Fashions For over 27 years, owner Deborah Skyrms has searched the [...]

Get a Healthy Glow

You Glow Spray Tan is located in South Tampa     A sun-kissed glow often signifies health and beauty. But we all know the dangers of the sun. A great way to get that glow, but [...]

Leslie Minder and Mary Beth Byrd

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | Inspiring Women In Business LESLIE MINDER MARY BETH BYRD Smith & Associates Real Estate   Leslie Minder and Mary Beth Byrd are the dynamic women known as [...]

Megan Bubalo

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | Inspiring Women In Business MEGAN BUBALO Malindy Elene Bridal   Megan Bubalo is the sole owner and buyer of Malindy Elene Bridal. Owning the boutique was a [...]

Christina Anton Garcia, Esq.

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | Inspiring Women In Business CHRISTINA ANTON GARCIA, ESQ. Anton Castro Law   Christina Anton Garcia has practiced exclusively in the area of family law for nearly 9 [...]

Theresa Dapasquale

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | Inspiring Women In Business THERESA DEPASQUALE CEO & Founder Bikini Boss Fitness   CEO and founder of Bikini Boss Fitness, Theresa Depasquale is an accomplished entrepreneurial expert [...]

Brenda Marrero

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | Inspiring Women In Business BRENDA MARRERO The Brenda Marrero Group   Determined and resourceful, Brenda Marrero has never shied away from forging new paths with purpose and [...]

Michelle Turman, M.A.

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | Inspiring Women In Business MICHELLE TURMAN, M.A. Catalyst Consulting Services   Michelle Turman, M.A. is the Principal of CCS whose mission is to facilitate change in the areas [...]

Kerry Vosler

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | Inspiring Women In Business KERRY VOSLER Studio & Atelier   American Artist, Kerry Vosler, is a painter of heirloom portraits and landscapes. She paints distinguished leaders, family portraits [...]

Wendy Pepe

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | Inspiring Women In Business WENDY PEPE SpringboardPC   Starting SpringboardPC, over 20 years ago. Wendy Pepe has customized creative and strategic promotional products to increase her business and [...]

Suzanne Perry

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | Inspiring Women In Business SUZANNE PERRY Datz Restaurant Group   Suzanne Perry, Co-owner of Datz Restaurant Group, sizzles with high energy as she effortlessly juggles public relations, customer [...]

Paige Crider and Desiree Noisette

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | Inspiring Women In Business PAIGE CRIDER AND DESIREE NOISETTE Cerulean Blu   Desiree Noisette and Paige Crider are the owners of Cerulean Blu, a fashion design, manufacturing [...]

Leslie Giglio Betts, PharmD

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | Inspiring Women In Business LESLIE GIGLIO BETTS, PharmD Blowbar® Express Styling Salon   Throughout her childhood, Leslie dreamed about becoming a hairdresser, however her parents encouraged her [...]

Anna Lucia Richardson

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | Inspiring Women In Business ANNA LUCIA RICHARDSON Owner, Executive Planner and Designer Anna Lucia Events   Anna began her journey as an event designer and planner in the corporate [...]

Jen Bingham

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | Inspiring Women In Business JEN BINGHAM Cru Cellars   When Jen Bingham opened Cru Cellars over five years ago in South Tampa as a twenty-something, she was focused [...]

Lan Pratt, MBA, BSRT (T)

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine |  Inspiring Women In Business LAN PRATT, MBA, BSRT (T) Pure Natural Nail Lounge   With a background in healthcare and leadership, Lan Pratt is tenacious and driven. Pratt [...]

Hope Peterson

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine |  Inspiring Women In Business HOPE PETERSON New Hope Auto & Truck Services, Inc.   Hope Peterson is the founder and owner of New Hope Auto & Truck [...]

Chef Rosana Rivera

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine |  Inspiring Women In Business CHEF ROSANA RIVERA Owner and Founder Piquant Epicure & Cuisine   Some chefs are pure craftsmen in the kitchen; others are good business people. Chef [...]

Gina Morales & Debbie Lastoria

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine |    Inspiring Women In Business GINA MORALES, VP of Marketing & DEBBIE LASTORIA,VP of Business Development Nationwide Title Clearing, Inc.   Gina and Debbie are the dynamic duo of NTC’s Sales [...]

Jessica Rivelli

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | Inspiring Women In Business JESSICA RIVELLI Working Women of Florida   Jessica Rivelli is the founder of Working Women of Florida. The largest women’s networking group in [...]

THE FACE OF CELEBRATIONS & HOSPITALITY

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | Face of Celebrations and Hospitality BROOKE PALMER KUHL RSBP EVENTS+PR   Creating memorable moments begins with inspiration and vision, combined with the ability to make things happen. It also [...]

THE FACE OF FAMILY & MARITAL LAW

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | The Face of Marital and Family Law MICHAEL LUNDY OLDER, LUNDY & ALVAREZ   Service, integrity and a relentless work ethic define Michael Lundy as one of Tampa [...]

THE FACE OF INTERIOR DESIGN

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | The Face of Interior Design ROB BOWEN DESIGN GROUP   Rob Bowen and his team create spaces that evoke a rare sense of intimacy and inspiration. Rob’s [...]

THE FACE OF WOMEN’S HEALTH

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | The Face of Women’s Health VISIONARY CENTRE FOR WOMEN   Dr. Jennifer Hayes, DO, FACOOG brings compassion, wisdom, passion and experience to her practice by providing gynecologic care with a [...]

THE FACE OF CONNECTIVITY

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | The Face of Connectivity ELEVATE, INC.   Aakash M. Patel believes #TampaHasSwagger! In 2012, Patel founded Elevate, Inc., a business consulting firm providing a variety of services, [...]

THE FACE OF INTERIOR DESIGN

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | The Face of Interior Design ENRIQUE CRESPO CASA NOVA DESIGN GROUP   Unconventional ideas and distinctive style are what define Enrique Crespo as one of the top designers in the [...]

THE FACE OF TAMPA BAY REAL ESTATE

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | The Face of Tampa Bay Real Estate JIM HENNING FLORIDA EXECUTIVE REAL ESTATE   Jim Henning has been in Tampa for 22 years and as his clients [...]

THE FACE OF BEAUTIFUL SMILES

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | The Face of Beautiful Smiles FELDMAN ORTHODONTICS   Known around the Tampa Bay area for creating beautiful smiles, along with a generous heart, Dr. Randy Feldman, of [...]

THE FACE OF FITNESS

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | The Face of Fitness DON ALLEN ORANGETHEORY FITNESS   Don Allen is the CEO of Tampa Fitness Partners, the master franchisee for the entire Florida Gulf Coast Region [...]

THE FACE OF REAL ESTATE REVITALIZATION

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | The Face of Real Estate Revitalization EQUIALT   Where real estate, revitalization and investor returns intersect, that’s where you’ll find Richard Schrutt and Tony Kelly of EquiAlt. [...]

THE FACE OF RELAXATION

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | The Face of Relaxation SPA SUDEVA   Edyta is the owner of Spa Sudeva, a holistic Day Spa located in South Tampa. She is a licensed skincare [...]

THE FACE OF THE 30 MINUTE WORKOUT

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | The Face of The 30 Minute Workout VIBE FIT CLUB   Looking for an efficient, effective workout that gives the intensity of a 90 minute workout in [...]

THE FACE OF REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | The Face of Real Estate Investment CARLOS GONZALEZ REAL ESTATE LIFE INVESTMENTS   Entrepreneur Carlos Gonzalez oversees the firm he founded, Real Estate Life Investments out of [...]