WEDU Profiles Port Tampa Bay President/CEO Paul Anderson

- Port Tampa Bay is the largest economic engine in West Central Florida, with an economic impact of $18 billion a year. Since CEO Paul Anderson took the helm in 2013, the Port’s economic impact has increased 20%....and it’s growing.

With more than 5,000 acres, Port Tampa Bay is Florida’s largest port in both size and cargo tonnage. In 2018, the Port had more than 1 million cruise ship passengers. Since the beginning of this year, Port Tampa Bay’s announced two new direct weekly container ship carrier services from Asia.