O’Reilly Auto Parts opens PALM HARBOR – O’Reilly Auto Parts recently held a ribbon cutting to celebrate its opening at 34835 U.S. 19 N. The business is located on the east side of U.S. 19 across from Ker’s Wing House, next door to Moss Feaster Funeral Home.
FreightCenter opens new office PALM HARBOR – FreightCenter recently opened a new office at 34125 U.S. 19 N. The company is a full-service freight logistics company that focuses on using web-based tools to help businesses and individuals with shipping needs. According to the company’s website, FreightCenter helps customers compare rates from different carriers, book online, and track paperwork. The company works with more than 100 carriers to obtain shipping discounts LTL to full truckload to specialized freight needs. For more information, call 727-450-7836.
Holiday gift show at Innisbrook PALM HARBOR – A holiday gift show featuring a variety of area vendors is planned Sunday, Nov. 24, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., in the Edinburgh Ballroom at the Innisbrook Resort, 36750 U.S. 19 N. Vendors will showcase holiday fashions, jewelry, décor and other unique items. The event will benefit the Innisbrook Associate Scholarship Fund. For more information, call 942-5275.
Business counseling offered PALM HARBOR – The Greater Palm Harbor Area Chamber of Commerce and Pinellas County Small Business Development Center at Pinellas County Economic Development are teaming up to offer business resources and strategic solutions for expansion and growth.
Cynthia Johnson of the Pinellas County Economic Development will be at the chamber office, 1151 Nebraska Ave., the first Thursday of each month to help small business owners find ways to reach their goals.
Johnson started with Pinellas County Economic Development in 2000 and was appointed senior manager of business assistance in 2001.
She manages the department’s entrepreneurial and small business assistance and development initiatives. Johnson specializes in business and strategic planning, entrepreneurial development, finance and small business innovation research initiatives. For an appointment, call 784-4287.