Hundreds of companies are involved in international business in Miami-Dade.
Rosa Sugrañes is chairman of Iberia Tiles, which represents factories in Spain, Brazil, China and Turkey, among other countries.?
Here are a few of the largest.
Chemicals: Eastman Chemical
Consulting Services: Neoris
Consumer Products: Electrolux Home Products International
Distribution: All American Containers, Iberia Tiles, Brightstar
Financial Services: Banco Sabadell (owns TransAtlantic Bank and Mellon United, which is now called Sabadell United Bank), TotalBank (owned by Grupo Banco Popular Español of Spain), Royal Bank of Canada, Crédit Agricole, Wells Fargo, Visa, MasterCard, City National Bank (owned by Caja Madrid of Spain), Ocean Bank, Mercantil Commercebank
Don Francisco’s "Sabado Gigante" is filmed at Univision studios in Miami.?[Photo: Brian Smith]
Fuel: World Fuel Services
Healthcare: Baptist Health South Florida, University of Miami Hospital, Jackson Memorial Health System, Mercy Hospital, insurer Bupa
Heavy Equipment: Caterpillar, Komatsu Latin America
Law Firms: Greenberg Traurig; Holland & Knight; Gunster; Hogan & Hartson; Hunton & Williams; Akerman Senterfitt
Media and Entertainment: Editorial Televisa, MTV Networks, Discovery Networks, Venevisión, Caracol, Telemundo, Univisión
Medical: Medtronic, Novartis, Baxter, Cordis
Passenger and Cargo Airlines: American Airlines, LAN Chile, Delta, Arrow Air, US Airways
Public Relations, Marketing and Advertising: Edelman, Porter Novelli, McCann MIA (part of McCann Worldgroup), The Jeffrey Group, Crispin Porter + Bogusky, Americas Media Group Worldwide
Retail: Burger King Corp., the Gap
Paulo Camasmie on the company’s first two-wheeler, the Musashi? [Photo: Brook Pifer]
Shipping/Logistics: FedEx, United Parcel Service, Seaboard Marine, Econocaribe, APL (a subsidiary of Neptune Orient Lines), Hellmann Worldwide Logistics, Ryder System
Technology: Hewlett-Packard, Nokia, Canon, Cisco Systems, Adobe Systems, Apple, Ingram Micro, Oracle Corp., SAP
Telecommunications: Telefónica, AT&T, Tracfone Wireless