August 28, 2015

Johnson & Johnson to open shared services HQ in Tampa

The pharmaceutical giant
will add 500 new jobs.


Southwest Florida Business Profile

Championing "Breakout Brands"

Christine Barney of rbb Public Relations discusses unique marketing strategies, serving "breakout brands" and providing an "employee-driven" workplace.


Orlando's pro soccer team forgoes public funding for a new stadium.

Healthy downtowns are millennial magnets

A column by

Mark Howard

Gregory Sharer and Stuart, CPAs, #17 on the Best Midsized Company list.

Florida Icon:
Carl Hiaasen

The writer and columnist
talks about his life in Florida.

[Photo: Brian Smith]

Charged up

Will Encell Technology be a competitor for Tesla?

[Photo of Robert Guyton by Jon M. Fletcher]

Viewpoints interview with John Watret

The interim president of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University shares details about the scope, mission and future of Florida's top Aeronautical University.

Court-Ordered Protection

Florida Supreme Court ruling helps shield athletics organizations at universities from lawsuits.

Florida Business News

Florida preparing for the possibility of first hurricane in a decade

Tropical Storm Erika could approach the United States early next week as anything from a soaking rain to a Category 3 hurricane.

Johnson & Johnson to open HQ in Tampa

Medical equipment and pharmaceutical company Johnson & Johnson will open a new 111,000 square-foot facility in Tampa

Cash still king in Florida real estate

The state again led the nation last month for the share of cash purchases of single-family homes and condominiums.

Tampa-based Ironman brand now in hands of Chinese company

One of the world's best known sports brands and symbols of endurance competition, Tampa-based Ironman, now belongs to a Chinese firm.

FIU unveils its new Tech Station

The $3 million center will serve as a hub for student innovation and preparation for technology jobs.

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Volunteer puppy raisers socialize future guide dogs
Volunteer puppy raisers socialize future guide dogs

Southeastern Guide Dogs’ volunteer puppy raisers help future guide dogs to become comfortable with home life and take the puppies everywhere—to work, out to eat, on trips, and even grocery shopping.

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