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DeSantis attends groundbreaking ceremony for new Spirit Airlines headquarters
Thursday, January 9, 2020
DANIA BEACH, Fla. – Gov. Ron DeSantis attended a groundbreaking ceremony Thursday morning for the new Spirit Airlines headquarters in Dania Beach. DeSantis, Lt. Gov. Jeanette Nunez and Spirit Airlines President and CEO Ted Christie were among the officials who stuck shovels into the ceremonial dirt at the future site of the low-fare airline carrier's
 
Life Sciences Businesses find success in South Florida - SFBW
Monday, December 16, 2019
Front row: Kirsten Charlson of DNA Labs International, Allison Nunes of DNA Labs International, Marlene Peña of Stimwave and David Coddington of the Alliance Back row: Ron Drew of the Alliance, Michael Hudak of SHL Pharma, Ramin Rafiei of SHL Pharma, Todd Holt of the Alliance, Andrew Duffell of the Research Park at FAU, Gail Bulfin of the Alliance,
 
Technology companies hungry for talent at 8th annual ITPalooza  
Monday, December 9, 2019
Hiring managers were eager for applicants at the eighth annual ITPalooza convention, which attracted nearly 1,500 professionals to the Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center on Thursday. The convention comes during a time of record-low unemployment rates across the tri-county region, and when the majority of South Florida IT
 
Another viewpoint:  Infrastructure critical to growing Florida economy
Sunday, December 1, 2019
Florida continues to rank as one of the best places to live, work and call home. In addition to residents that already call Florida home, retirees move here to enjoy our quality of life, students are moving here to attend one of the best college and university systems in the country, and more businesses are relocating to enjoy the fourth-best tax climate in
 
Florida’s Sunshine and Tax Benefits Beckon Billionaires
Monday, November 18, 2019
David Tepper, left, Barry Sternlicht and Carl Icahn are among the tri-state-area residents who have moved, or are planning to move, to Florida. Photo Illustration By Emil Lendof/The Wall Street Journal; Photos By Getty Images By Juliet Chung and Joseph De Avila, Wall Street Journal Trump’s recently announced adoption of Florida as his home state
 
Citrix Reloaded
Friday, November 15, 2019
By Emon Reiser – Digital Editor, South Florida Business Journal One of South Florida’s biggest success stories, Citrix Systems, is celebrating 30 years in business. And, in many ways, Citrix’s gains and setbacks over the years mirror the region’s struggles and wins toward becoming an international tech hub for cutting-edge
 
Meet the company that won $10,000 at BioPitch
Tuesday, November 5, 2019
By Margie Manning ImmunSys won the $10,000 prize from BioPitch during BioFlorida's 2019 conference in Tampa. ImmunSYS, a Fort Lauderdale company developing technology to treat prostate cancer and other solid tumors, was the top winner in BioPitch, a Shark Tank for life science companies that highlighted the 2019 BioFlorida annual conference. The company
 
Not Only for Vessels: Fort Lauderdale Boat Show Connects Environmental Entrepreneurs with Funders
Friday, November 1, 2019
By Caitie Switalski Opus 12 Co-founder, Nicholas Flanders, speaks to philanthropists and marine enthusiasts at the annual Marine Research Hub gathering in Fort Lauderdale. Joel Eriksson / WLRN Inside of the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show is a movement to connect environmental entrepreneurs with philanthropists who love to boat and are
 
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