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The annual University of Tampa Fellows Forum brings together a distinguished panel of business CEOs to share their perspectives with the Tampa Bay business community about their company, brand and any issues facing their industry and markets. Each year, the Fellows Forum attracts more than 1,000 business and community leaders and raises more than $85,000 annually. Proceeds from this event go towards student scholarships and other student related activities at The University of Tampa.


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Date: Feb. 18, 2020

7:15 a.m. – Continental Breakfast
8-9:30 a.m. – Program 

David A. Straz, Jr. Center for the Performing Arts
Louise Lykes Ferguson Hall
Tampa, FL  33602


2020 Speakers

Rogan Donelly
President, Tervis

Fred Perpall
CEO, The Beck Group

Karen Zaderej
CEO, Axogen

Beneficiary of Event

The University of Tampa Board of Fellows Endowed Scholarship to the Sykes College of Business and other student programs.

Tickets: $40

Tickets for the Forum are available in January through the Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce or through various sponsorship packages.

A Good Value For Sponsors

The Fellows Forum offers a terrific way to get your company's name in front of hundreds of area decision-makers. All levels of sponsorship come with tickets, so your company's employees can attend. Proceeds from the Fellows Forum fund the Board of Fellows Endowed Scholarship to The University of Tampa's Sykes College of Business. View available sponsorship opportunities.   

UT Fellows

The Fellows are a group of UT supporters that consists of over 160 of the top business leaders in the Tampa Bay area. Their mission is to serve as goodwill ambassadors in the business community, helping to raise funds and awareness for the University. Visit the Board of Fellows.

Contact Information

Sharon McDonald
Director, Volunteer Engagement
(813) 257-3582

Thank you to our 2020 sponsors: 


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"I greatly enjoyed my experience with the Fellows Forum, which was well designed for the discussion of the issues facing our economy." – Dennis Lockhart President & CEO, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

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