‘This is our home’: Tech Data CEO talks about staying in Tampa Bay and how being a private company can elevate the region


    When the momentous announcement was made at the end of 2019 that Tech Data Corp., one of the largest public companies in the region, would be acquired, CEO Rich Hume said the deal would likely take place in the first half of the year.

    As the last day of the sixth month came to a close, Hume made good on his word.