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July 24, 2017

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Brown & Brown, Inc., Daytona Beach

Brown & Brown, Inc. today announced the appointment of Vaughn Stoll to the Senior Leadership Team for the Company. read more >

Memorial Hospital, Jacksonville

Memorial Hospital in Jacksonville has selected Bradley S. Talbert, FACHE, to be the hospital's new President and CEO. read more >

Anchor Glass Container Corporation, Tampa

Anchor Glass Container Corporation has named Nipesh Shah to be CEO. read more >

WellCare Health Plans, Tampa

WellCare Health Plans, Inc. announced it has named Dr. Mark Leenay to the role of senior vice president and chief medical officer. Dr. Leenay will collaborate with senior leadership and the entire clinical organization to execute on WellCare's clinical strategy with a particular focus on clinical integration and alignment of our physician leadership throughout the organization. In this new role, he is joining the company's executive leadership team. read more >

United Way, Miami

United Way of Miami-Dade's trustees have elected Carlos A. Migoya, president and CEO of Jackson Health System, to serve as board chair. Migoya will spearhead the board comprised of business and community leaders who are responsible for the overall governance and strategic direction of United Way. read more >

Hilton Software LLC, Coral Springs

Dr. Hilton Goldstein, CEO of Hilton Software, won the 2017 Gold Stevie Award as Executive of the Year, Aerospace and Defense. Judges' comments included: "Dr. Goldstein has delivered innovation and solid performance to transform the market." Hilton Software develops multi-platform mobile navigation applications for general aviation and military operations. read more >

Gunster, Tallahassee, Florida

Gunster has added Greg Black to its statewide government affairs law & lobbying practice. He joins the firm with an extensive background advocating for a wide range of clients in the financial, insurance, health care, biomedical research, pharmaceutical, and technology industries. Black is a pivotal addition to the well-established government affairs team led by Lila Jaber read more >

Pasco Economic Development Council, Odessa

The Pasco Economic Development Council welcomed new marketing/communications manager Lauren St. Martin. She joined the team in May, shortly after the departure of Jennifer Lachtara. St. Martin previously held positions with the West Pasco Chamber of Commerce and Visit Pasco. read more >

BayCare Health System, Clearwater

Dr. Dana S. Kellis is the new senior vice president/chief medical officer - Hospital Division for BayCare Health System. Kellis has more than 25 years of physician executive experience. Before coming to BayCare, he was chief medical officer for the San Antonio, Texas, market for Tenet Health. read more >

MDO Partners, Miami

MDO Partners announces the election of Managing Partner Richard Montes de Oca to the Executive Council of the Florida Bar International Law Section. The council appointment is a recognition of Mr. Montes de Oca's leadership in the International Law community. The firm has significant experience in international corporate transactions and finance, and global compliance. read more >

Winners for EY Entrepreneur of the Year® for Florida are announced

Ten award recipients were selected by an independent judging panel. read more >

Michael Saunders is a ‘Florida Icon'

Real estate executive, Sarasota; age 74 read more >

Florida Law: Legal news to note in Florida

As anyone who keeps up with the news these days knows, Florida law is evolving rapidly. Regulations are being scaled back, and new legislation is becoming more complex. read more >

A train wreck called Amtrak

President Trump wants to kill all the Amtrak trains in Florida, and I say let him. read more >

Adventist University of Health Sciences, Orlando

Adventist University of Health Sciences Board of Trustees' has announced that Dr. Edwin Hernández, ADU's current provost and an educator with over 30 years of experience, will succeed Dr. David Greenlaw, ADU's founding president, upon his retirement on July 31st, 2017. read more >

ReliaQuest's CEO Brian Murphy named EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® Award Winner

ReliaQuest, a leading provider of IT security services, today announced that Brian Murphy, ReliaQuest founder and CEO, received the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2017 Award for Florida. read more >

Miami Children's Health System, Miami, FL

Saima Aftab, MD, FAAP, has joined Miami Children's Health System (MCHS) as Medical Director of the Fetal Care Center at Nicklaus Children's Hospital. Dr. Aftab also serves as PSA chief for the Section of Neonatology and Perinatal Medicine. She is board certified in general pediatrics, neonatology and a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. read more >

Pilot Bank, Tampa

Pilot Bank COO Rita Lowman has assumed her role as Chairwoman of the Florida Bankers Association. Lowman will be the third woman to serve as chair in the organization's 130-year history. Beginning her banking career more than 40 years ago, Lowman has held statewide senior level positions at Bank of America, American Momentum Bank and C1 Bank prior to joining Pilot Bank. read more >

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