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Empower Adventures Tampa Bay

– Oldsmar, FL
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Empower Adventures Tampa Bay is a 20 acre ropes course and adventure facility focusing on team building and family entertainment built on a 40 acre wilderness preserve. SFA and SFM Project Scope of Work SFA advisors evaluated the business models in order to determine expansion readiness. Following a positive evaluation, the SFA ownership group became equity investors in the operation. SFA currently provides financial oversight and are actively leading the expansion effort.

  • Market Study
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  • Capital Acquisition Services
  • Pre-Opening Timeline
  • Pre-Opening Management Services
  • Design Consultation
  • Equipment Procurement Support
  • Administrative Support Services (Legal, HR, Finance)
  • Organizational Chart
  • Venue Staffing
  • Pre-Opening Development Plan/Timeline

SFA and SFM Project Notes Empower Tampa Bay officially opened on June 3rd, 2016.

This place is going to be the new adventure hotspot in the Tampa Bay area! We had a blast from start to finish. I've got to give a shout out to our guides, especially Gary. They did a tremendous job creating an energized cohesive experience for our group.

Sean H. via Yelp

General Manager

Joe DeRing

General Manager

Joe DeRing

Joe is a true American hero. Having served multiple tours of duty in Iraq and Afghanistan, Joe returned from service seeking to use his leadership skills in a way that would allow him to contribute to society. Partnering with advisors Dev Pathik and Jason Clement, Joe developed Empower Leadership Sports in Middletown, Connecticut. Later, the team created Empower Adventures in Tampa Bay. The center and Joe’s incredible personal journey from battlefield to inspirational adventure operator has now been featured on CNN, FOX, and numerous other media outlets across the U.S.

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