Cox Fire Receives the Prestigious STEP Award

Cox Fire recently received the prestigious STEP award, presented by Associated Builders and Contractors. This award “recognizes companies who exhibit a continued commitment to jobsite safety and whose safety performance and programs are judged to be exemplary by the ABC National Environment, Health & Safety (EH&S) Committee.” Cox Fire recently hit a huge internal milestone of 3 consecutive years with … Read More

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

Build Tampa Bay Update

An update from Linda Cox regarding the Build Tampa Bay Foundation: Hello friends of Build Tampa Bay!  As many of you know, our Build Tampa Bay event in April was huge, and surpassed our wildest expectations.  Our event at the Port of Tampa was attended by approximately 900 high school juniors and seniors, as well as a number of dignitaries … 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=””][vc_column_text]Time-lapse version: AFFF Ansul High Expansion Foam System at the Validus Hangar – Sarasota Airport.[/vc_column_text][vc_video src=””][/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