October 22, 2014

LaShawnda Jackson is driven to succeed


Attorney LaShawnda Jackson’s memory of her father propels her to succeed.

[Photo: Norma Lopez Molina]

People & Profiles

Howard Solomon - A Florida Original
9/26/2014
Howard Solomon is Florida Trend's first Florida Original subject. This new feature highlights Florida's unique people and places.
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Louise Gopher is a 'Florida Icon'
9/26/2014
The former director of education for the Seminole Tribe of Florida talks about the value of education in her life and other lessons learned.
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No evidence showing GMOs are more dangerous non-GMOs
9/26/2014
In his monthly column, Executive Editor Mark Howard looks at arguments for and against the use of genetically modified organisms -- most commonly referred to as GMOs.
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Publisher & Editor

An issue of elites in Florida
6/27/2014
Welcome to Florida Trend's annual compendium of the largest companies in Florida.
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Ebb and flow: Managing Florida's water supply
6/27/2014
Surface water resources and conservation both have to be part of meeting Florida's water needs.
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Floridian of the Year

Pat Geraghty
Florida Blue CEO Pat Geraghty has staked out a leadership position that is putting his insurance company — and Florida — at the forefront of health care trends.
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This year’s Floridian of the Year issue includes eight American soldiers from Florida who died serving their country in 2013. Seven died in Afghanistan and one, Justin Kyle Adams, died in South Korea.
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