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Homelessness deserves Broward business involvement | Opinion
Friday, May 18, 2018
By Mike Jackson and James Donnelly, May 18, 2018 Chronic homelessness — defined as when an individual with a disabling condition has been continuously homeless for a year or more — has become a very visible, deeply disturbing humanitarian crisis on the streets of Broward County. It’s a big, complex, national problem that requires us to
Jobs, Jobs, Jobs Are Coming, Says the Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance
Friday, May 18, 2018
ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, FEATURES Bob Swindell Newly created jobs are coming to Broward County, thanks to the efforts and capital raised by company partnerships with the Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance. The county’s public-private partnership for economic development held its mid-year luncheon at the Pier Sixty-Six Resort and Marina in Fort
Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance touts economic impact at Mid-Year Luncheon
Friday, May 18, 2018
Bob Swindell, CEO of the Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance | Emon Reiser/South Florida Business Journal By Emon Reiser – Digital Producer, South Florida Business Journal Broward County's official public/private partnership for economic development has helped foster $28 million in capital investment and assisted in creating 462 new jobs since the
Can this new privately funded train reshape transit in Florida?
Tuesday, May 15, 2018
BY EILLIE ANZILOTTI Every weekday, Mike Kovensky of Delray Beach, Florida, wakes up at 4:30 a.m. and drives 50 miles to Miami, where he runs sales and marketing for the InterContinental Hotel. “So what I do is I come to the hotel, work out, shower, and get ready here,” Kovensky says. “Because if I do that all at home, then I’m stuck
All aboard: Brightline train services start May 19
Monday, May 14, 2018
By Carla St. Louis, May 12, 2018, 11:15am EDT Brightline arriving at MiamiCentral station in Miami. Photo credit: Brightline Commuters in Miami-Dade County will have a new form of transportation to visit Broward and Palm Beach counties starting next week. Brightline, a passenger rail that offers non-stop service between Miami, Fort Lauderdale, and West
Florida Ranked No. 2 in Chief Executive Magazine’s Annual CEO Ranking of Best & Worst States for Business
Tuesday, May 8, 2018
STAMFORD, Conn. – For the sixth straight year Florida was ranked as the No. 2 state for business in Chief Executive magazine’s 14th annual Best & Worst States for Business survey, which was released today. The state has consistently ranked among the nation’s top states for business since the survey’s inception. The Chief
Cover Story: With $500M deal, another South Florida tech giant rises 
Thursday, April 19, 2018
E-Builder President and CEO Ron Antevy with his brother, Jon Antevy, the company’s co-founder. By Jock Fistick By Debora Lima – Reporter, South Florida Business Journal Apr 19, 2018, 6:33am Founded in 1995, software company e-Builder aimed to solve the pitfalls of large construction projects – namely, gaps in information among
Cover Story: Mixed-use zoning key to Cypress Creek's transformation
Thursday, April 12, 2018
By Brian Bandell, South Florida Business Journal Fort Lauderdale’s Cypress Creek area is one of South Florida’s largest business districts, yet its office market hasn’t bounced back as strongly as others in the region. But a proposed zoning change could transform the office district into a vibrant neighborhood with a multitude of
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