September 1, 2015


This year,
the state
hits a new

Finding your company's voice

A column by

Ron Stein

Charged up

Will Encell Technology be a competitor for Tesla?

[Photo of Robert Guyton by Jon M. Fletcher]


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


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.

Court-Ordered Protection

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

Florida Business News

Florida's high stakes school tests deemed valid

A review of Florida’s new statewide test has found the exam is valid and the results can be used to judge student, teacher and school performance.

Erika's wild ride shows difficulty of hurricane forecasting

The wildly changing forecasts frustrated some Floridians who didn't know whether they should buy supplies or ignore the warnings.

UF receives record research funding in 2015

The University of Florida received $706.8 million in research awards last year, surpassing the previous record.

Insurance rates jumping for Florida's children's health program

Thousands of children in the Florida Healthy Kids health-insurance program will see their rates jump.

Melbourne businesses adding workers

A new firm in the medical field is coming to Melbourne while an existing one is expanding.

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An overview of the features and articles in this month's issue of Florida Trend.


Florida Trend Video Pick

Yves Morieux
Yves Morieux

How too many rules at work keep you from getting things done. 

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With Florida hitting the 20-million residents milestone this year, which societal infrastructure needs the most improvement?

  • Affordable housing
  • Education
  • Telecommunications
  • Transportation
  • Water/sewer
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