December 21, 2014
Is Florida the corruption leader? It depends

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Former Palm Beach County Commissioner Tony Masilotti pleaded guilty to corruption charges in 2007.

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Is Florida the corruption leader? It depends

Mike Vogel | 7/28/2014

Depending on how it’s measured, Florida is either No. 1, No. 13 or No. 26 when it comes to public corruption. Some notable cases: Manuel Marono in the Miami-Dade city of Sweetwater; the whole town of Hampton; and a slew of public officials in Palm Beach County.

Also in this article, CEO Sounding Board. This month, we ask CEOs: “What advice do you wish you had gotten when you started your business?” Answering this question is Robin Doyle, Founder, Doyle Conflict Resolution, Naples; Vernice Atkins-Bradley, President and CEO of Votum Construction, Orlando; Deb Mabari, CEO and founder, Cody Consulting, Tampa.

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