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Business of the Month

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BUSINESS OF THE MONTH - AUGUST 2015
ANTHONY'S COAL FIRED PIZZA
Dara Balber, Manager

Anthony's Coal Fired PizzaKnown for its high energy atmosphere and simple menu, Anthony's Coal Fired Pizza uses 800-degree coal burning ovens to create a "well done" taste.

With a focus on fresh ingredients and authentic recipes, Anthony's signature menu includes traditional and specialty pizzas with dough made daily and stretched to order; fresh coal-oven-roasted chicken wings; large homemade meatballs from a recipe passed down by Anthony's grandmother; a classic Italian salad with original dressing; and Eggplant Marino (a favorite of NFL Hall of Fame legend and restaurant partner Dan Marino).

Anthony's Coal Fired Pizza has been chosen Best Pizza by WFLA's iHeart Tampa Bay, was featured in the New York Times, and was declared "The Best Pizza Chain in America" by USA Today's Great American Bites.

Visit Anthony's Coal Fired Pizza at 13020 North Dale Mabry Highway in Carrollwood. Stop by every Monday and Tuesday for half priced craft beers. Dine-in or takeout is available.

For more information, call 813-265-2625 or visit www.acfp.com/location/north-tampa/.

BUSINESS OF THE MONTH - JULY 2015
RAINEDROP SKIN
Lorraine Palisi, Esthetician-Owner

Rainedrop SkinWith 24 years of experience in the medical field and patient care, Lorraine Palisi found her passion in skincare.

At age twenty, she developed adult acne and tried traditional medications through the advice of dermatologists--nothing worked. Finally, a seed was planted when an esthetician educated her on skincare regimens that controlled her acne through regular routines of facials and professional products. Lorraine's amazing discovery drove Palisi to become a licensed esthetician through Bradenton's College of Natural Health while working at a surgery center.

Let Rainedrop change the skin you're in by addressing issues of acne, wrinkles, sun damage, and rosacea. Florida is the Sunshine State. This Sun causes skin damage. Mix in our own hormones, medications, and stress and we ensure that our skin ages each birthday right along with us. It's never too late to protect your skin and preserve what you have. Skincare regimens are easy to learn and professional facials make a difference.

Trust Lorraine Palisi. It is easy!
Rinse, lather, repeat.
Come see Lorraine at Rainedrop Skin. Your skin will love you for it.

Lorraine Palisi is the Esthetician and Owner of Rainedrop Skin located at 13153 North Dale Mabry Hwy, Tampa, FL 33618. Appointments only so give her a call at 727-457-4228 or visit them at www.rainedropskin.com.

BUSINESS OF THE MONTH - JUNE 2015
C1 BANK
Nicole Fielder, Vice President, Banking Center Manager

C1 BankC1 Bank's newest Tampa location is now open on N. Dale Mabry Highway. As the sixth fastest-growing bank in the United States, C1 Bank is excited to expand its presence in Tampa and help local businesses grow. With its headquarters in St. Petersburg, C1 Bank has been committed to bettering the lives of Floridians by employing over 250 local residents. The banks newest addition, the C1 Bankmobile, is equipped with three ATMs and will be traveling throughout the state to local community festivals and events. Be sure to look out for the C1 Bankmobile at an event near you!

About C1 Bank: C1 Bank is a bank by entrepreneurs for entrepreneurs that serves thousands of sophisticated savers and borrowers from 32 locations across Florida and online at www.C1Bank.com. C1 Bank was ranked the sixth fastest-growing bank in the United States, as having the "Coolest Office Space," and ranked in the 2014 Inc. 5000. C1 Bank CEO, Trevor Burgess, won Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2013 in Florida in the Financial Services category and in 2014 was named American Banker's Community Banker of the Year. C1 Bank is a leader in business loans, SBA loan programs, portfolio residential mortgages, association and treasury services, and a wide suite of checking and savings depository products. C1 Bank is the Official Bank of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, the Tampa Bay Rowdies, The Outback Bowl, and a Corporate Partner of the Miami HEAT. On August 14, 2014, C1 Financial, Inc., the parent of C1 Bank, became a publicly traded company on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol "BNK."

Nicole Fielder is Vice President and Banking Center Manager at the 14799 N Dale Mabry location and would be pleased to help you with your banking needs and questions.

Clients 1st. Community 1st.
Official Bank Tampa Bay Buccaneers

BUSINESS OF THE MONTH - MAY 2015
WESTERN & SOUTHERN LIFE
Debbie Pope, Financial Representative

Western and Southern LifeAn office in Tampa is now open and has joined existing offices in Sarasota and Fort Meyers to form Western & Southern Life's West Coast Agency. The agency is staffed with 42 associates, but an expansion is underway with plans to hire up to 120 new financial representatives in the next three years. Western & Southern Life's commitment to the Tampa Bay area is also evident through its many partnerships with local organizations such as the Hillsborough County Fire Rescue Foundation, Tampa Metropolitan YMCA, Tampa Firefighters Museum, and local chambers of commerce. We offer programs that provide free child identification kits and vial of life kits, and our associates are active volunteers supporting fundraising efforts and serving on boards.

Products offered include life insurance, variable annuities, mutual funds and retirement plans from Western & Southern Life and various member companies of its parent, Western & Southern Financial Group. Securities offered through W&S Brokerage Services, Inc.2

About The Western and Southern Life Insurance Company (Western & Southern Life)
The Western and Southern Life Insurance Company, and its wholly owned subsidiary Western-Southern Life Assurance Company (both known as Western & Southern Life), are members of Western & Southern Financial Group (Western & Southern) and offer life insurance, interest-sensitive life insurance, fixed annuities, retirement strategies and personalized needs analysis for individuals, families and businesses in the middle-income market. It serves customers through 171 field offices nationwide, plus WSLife.com and a state-of-the-art call center known as the Client Relationship Center. For financial tools, career opportunities and product information, see WSLife.com.

About Western & Southern Financial Group
Founded in Cincinnati in 1888 as The Western and Southern Life Insurance Company, Western & Southern Financial Group (Western & Southern) has grown into a diversified family of financial services companies. Its assets owned (approximately $43 billion) and managed (in excess of $27 billion) totaled more than $70 billion as of June 30, 2014. Western & Southern is one of the strongest life insurance groups in the world. Its six life insurance subsidiaries (The Western and Southern Life Insurance Company, Western-Southern Life Assurance Company, Columbus Life Insurance Company, Integrity Life Insurance Company, The Lafayette Life Insurance Company and National Integrity Life Insurance Company) maintain very strong financial ratings and a Comdex Ranking* of 96. Other member companies include Eagle Realty Group, LLC1; Fort Washington Investment Advisors, Inc.1; IFS Financial Services, Inc.; Peppertree Partners LLC1; Touchstone Advisors, Inc.1; Touchstone Securities, Inc.2; W&S Brokerage Services, Inc.2; and W&S Financial Group Distributors, Inc. For more information on the Western & Southern family of companies, visit www.westernsouthern.com. Western & Southern is the title sponsor of the Western & Southern Open (www.wsopen.com), a premier event in the U.S. Open Series played each August by the world's top-ranked professional male and female tennis players.

* Lafayette Life has a 97 Comdex Ranking.
1 A registered investment advisor.
2 A registered broker-dealer and member FINRA/SIPC.
For current ratings, please visit
http://www.westernsouthern.com/industry.asp.

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