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  • Latest Graduate News - ABS Graduate Alex Wallert told Cynthia she is loving her new job at Lansbrook Golf Club in Palm Harbor, FL!

  • Latest Graduate News - Another great job for a great ABS Grad Christian Torres can be found behind the bar at Cinebistro in Hyde Park.

  • Latest Graduate News - Chris Bardo is working at one of the GREAT Greek places - Acropolis!! Great company, great food, great environment!

  • Latest Graduate News - Angela Worlds is quite the go-getter!! She is working private parties and events and got hired at Tally-Ho in Temple Terrace and Howard Johnson's - Downtown Tampa - great job!

  • Latest Graduate News - And two more get hired at Howard Johnson's Downtown - Caramie Pomeroy and Chris Pedersen - ABS grads make the best new hires and bartenders!!

  • Latest Graduate News - Dazzling Bartending Beauty Lori Rucks got hired right after graduation at Thee Doll House.

  • Latest Graduate News - Miss Medina Anderson graduated and got hired right away at Club 1 South in St Pete - same ownership as Club Underground in Tampa

  • Latest Graduate News - Scott Mc Roberts has not even graduated and he already has a job!!! Scott got hired at Jack's Joint Bar & Grill in Clearwater!

  • Latest Graduate News - And guess who the newest bartender is at The Living Room in Dunedin -our very own Mr. Norbert Kozma - another awesome place who hires ABS Graduates!

  • Latest Graduate News - Another ABS Grad hired today!! Thomas "Matt" Brown is working at MacDinton's in South Tampa - totally awesome!

  • Latest Graduate News - James McGettrick got hired at World of Beers in St Pete - totally awesome!

  • Latest Graduate News - Recent grad Christine Hayes can be seen bartending in Crystal River at Havanna House! Congratulations Christine!

  • Latest Graduate News - The lovely Miss Ashley Grantham starts working tomorrow at Mojo's in Lakeland! Way to go girl!

  • Latest Graduate News - Christina Williams is thrilled to have accepted the position at Heritage Harbor Golf & Country Club!

  • Latest Graduate News - Tara Brown is working at The Sports Room & Baby Dolls in Clearwater!

  • Latest Graduate News - Kelly Rucker got hired at Margarita Mama's / Banana Joe's in St Pete - we are so excited for her!

  • Latest Graduate News - Yolanda Gonzales got hired at Costa Pacifica last week! Congrats super nice place to bartend!

  • Latest Graduate News - Haley Capwell graduated Friday and starts working today at Sharky's Seagrill in Bradenton - way to go girl!

  • Latest Graduate News - Even with all this terrible weather, ABS grads are getting hired! Chris Ludwin got hired at the lovely Grill 116!

  • Latest Graduate News - The fabulously friendly and handsome Stephen Jones just got hired at The Pub at the International Plaza - I cannot wait to go in for lunch and check out Steve in his Kilt!

  • Latest Graduate News - Christina Robinson graduated a week ago and is already working!! Yeah! You can find her at Duke's Bar & Grill - Treasure Island

  • Latest Graduate News - Check out our graduate Scott at the Peek-a-Boo Lounge in Bradenton!

  • Latest Graduate News - Nick Krapfl is the newest addition to the Darden Family - he is working at Olive Garden!

  • Latest Graduate News - Andres Andrade called to say he is starting to mix fabulous cocktails at Casanova Restaurant & Lounge in Clearwater!
  • Latest Graduate News - Bryan Housler is another one of our fabulous ABS grads that got hired at the job fair yesterday for the HARD ROCK HOTEL & CASINO - Tampa!!
  • Latest Graduate News - Hooray !! Hard Rock Casino hired Erica Hall today at the job fair!
  • Latest Graduate News - Gary May got hired at the Hilton Garden Inn - Ybor City!
  • Latest Graduate News - Arielle Atkins started working on Friday at Club Regency!
  • Latest Graduate News - Anthony Cantrell is working at Quaker Steak n Lube and he just got hired at Peninsula Inn
  • Latest Graduate News - Rachel Tygart landed not one job but two jobs in two days!! Go check out Rachel making fabulous drinks at Club Prana in Ybor and Club Underground near downtown!

Who Hires Our Graduates?

We have been training and placing bartenders in the greater Tampa Bay area since 1978. During this time we have developed hundreds of great bar contacts that use our Job Placement Service when they need Bartenders. The following is a partial list of establishments that have hired our graduates.


Hotel that hire our Tampa Graduates!
Nightclubs that hire our Tampa bartenders!
  • Innisbrook
  • Holiday Inn
  • Marriott
  • Hilton
  • Radisson
  • Don Cesar
  • Renaissance
  • Courtyard by Marriott
  • Sheraton East
  • Wyndham Hotel
  • Lake Tarpon Resort
  • Banana Joe's
  • Club Skye
  • Club Prana
  • Coyote Ugly
  • Czar
  • Green Iguana
  • Cha Cha Coconuts
  • Level 3
  • Flamingos
  • Edward Havana Nights
  • Ace's
Neighborhood bars that have hired our Tampa bartenders!
Restaurants that have hired our Tampa bartenders!
  • Carmine's
  • Hattrick's
  • Brass Mug
  • Elmer's
  • Tapper Pub
  • Emerald Bar
  • Hurricane
  • Hellas
  • Dee's Place
  • White Horse Pub
  • Lake Tarpon Resort
  • Bird Key Yacht Club
  • Applebees
  • CDB's
  • Ruby Tuesdays
  • Red Lobster
  • Circles
  • Bern's Steakhouse
  • Angelina's
  • Acropolis
  • Bernini's
  • Frontier Steakhouse
  • Samuri Blue
  • Crabby Bill's
Private Parties and Functions that have hired our graduates!
Hotspots that have hired our Tampa graduates!
  • Baymont Hotel
  • Concert in Vinoy Park
  • American Cancer Society Events
  • Make A Wish Foundation Events
  • Florida State Fair & Fairgrounds Event
  • Tampa Yacht Club
  • Starlight Majesty Cruises
  • Empire
  • Czar
  • The Castle
  • Honey Pot
  • Forum
  • Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
  • Gaspar's Grotto Ybor
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