ABC Announces 2018 NEXGEN Leadership Class

Cox Fire’s Ryan Otwell accepted into ABC’s 2018 NEXGEN Leadership Class. Congratulations Ryan! Original ABC Press Release (TAMPA, FL) – August 17, 2017 The Florida Gulf Coast Chapter of Associated Builders and Contractors announced the members of the 2018 NEXGEN Leadership Class. ABC’s NEXGEN Leadership Training Program is an 8 month series of educational events designed to enhance the leadership skills … Read More

AFFF Ansul High Expansion Foam System

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]AFFF Ansul High Expansion Foam System at the Validus Hangar – Sarasota Airport. There were representatives from 4 different fire department jurisdictions on site to watch the test.[/vc_column_text][vc_video src=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RlUYeMEaitc”][vc_column_text]Time-lapse version: AFFF Ansul High Expansion Foam System at the Validus Hangar – Sarasota Airport.[/vc_column_text][vc_video src=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kvl-kOHoAQA&feature=youtu.be”][/vc_column][/vc_row]

Linda Cox Featured as Panel Speaker at the 2017 Education Connection – Signature Event

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image=”1033″ size=”large” overlay=”none” item_link_type=”no-link”][vc_column_text] “HIRE” EDUCATION DOES NOT ALWAYS MEAN COLLEGE How do we fill the gap in the skilled work force? Join us as we discuss solutions to meet the demands of growth, cure the workforce shortage, reduce college drop-out rates and provide students with more career options. Our panelists aim to educate parents, students, teachers, school counselors, legislators … Read More

Scott Cox – People on the Move

After more than 15 years in the industry, Scott is assuming the role of President of Cox Fire Protection, and will be making many of the decisions affecting day to day operations of Cox Fire’s three branches – Tampa, Ocala and Jacksonville. Read article >

New Leadership Announced at Cox Fire Protection

Florida’s premier fire sprinkler contractor appoints Scott Cox as President and Shane Rushlo as Director of Pre-Construction Services Tampa, Fla., Friday, May 12, 2017 – Cox Fire Protection, Florida’s premier fire sprinkler and fire protection services company, announced this week, that Scott Cox, a 2004 graduate of Anderson University and son of founders Ron and Linda Cox, has been promoted … Read More

Cox Fire Protection, Named to the University of South Florida’s Fast 56

Cox Fire is proud to be named to the University of South Florida’s Fast 56 again in 2017. The USF Fast 56 identifies, recognizes and celebrates the world’s fastest growing USF Bull-owned or Bull-led businesses. The awards presentation held in April, recognizes and celebrates their success. Both Linda and Ron Cox were students at the University of South Florida. As … Read More

A billion-dollar runway for small firms: How TIA’s master plan is all-inclusive (Video)

For Derek Mateos, the ongoing expansion at Tampa International Airport has meant more than just new flights and destinations; it has opened a world of opportunity and growth for his business. “We poured the first bit of concrete on this billion-dollar project,” said the locally-based, Cuban-American entrepreneur and president of Matcon Construction Services Inc. His firm is one of 145 … Read More

Cox Fire Protection Acquisition Announcement

Cox Fire Protection has agreed to the purchase of certain assets of Maximum Fire Protection. About Cox Fire Protection, Inc. Cox Fire is a leader in fire protection services with 32 years’ experience, protecting life and property in the Florida and South Georgia area. At the heart of our approach to growth in this market and economic climate, is an emphasis … Read More

Linda Cox – tapped as charter Chairperson of the Board of Trustees for The Build Tampa Bay Foundation

Linda Cox – tapped as charter Chairperson of the Board of Trustees for The Build Tampa Bay Foundation. Build Tampa Bay was established in cooperation with the Gulf Coast Chapter of Associated Builders and Contractors to encourage high school students, their parents and school advisors to explore career opportunities in construction-related fields. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, … Read More