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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 $45,000. Proceeds from this event go towards student scholarships and other student-related activities at The University of Tampa.

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Beneficiary of Event

The University of Tampa Board of Fellows Endowed Scholarship to support student programs! 


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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. Proceeds from the Fellows Forum fund the Board of Fellows Endowed Scholarship to The University of Tampa's Sykes College of Business. 

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UT Fellows

The Fellows are a group of UT supporters that consists of over 125 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

Samantha Blout
Director, Volunteer Engagement
(813) 257-3582

2024 Speakers

Cord Christensen - CEO and Chair of the Board for PetIQ

Laura Ortman - CEO of Cologix 

Chris Gheysens - CEO and President of Wawa 

Thank you to our 2024 sponsors:

Presenting Sponsor


Spartan Sponsor

Beck logo

Gold Sponsors

Tampa Steel Erecting Co. Logo

Silver Sponsors

Prida Guida & Perez, P.A. (PGP) Accountants and Advisors Logo
R.R. Simmons Define. Design. Build. Deliver. Logo




C.I. Group Logo