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December 5, 2016

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Chris Hart named new President and CEO of Enterprise Florida

Gov. Scott: Chris Hart Will Fight for Florida Jobs as New EFI Leader read more >

Saying ‘Goodbye, hello' to staff at Florida Trend

This month we say goodbye to one longtime employee and hello to our new associate publisher here at Florida Trend. read more >

Division of powers

North Carolina's HB2 battle potentially foreshadows future conflicts between the state and local communities in Florida. read more >

Parting thoughts from UWF's Judith Bense

Judith Bense is retiring at the end of this month after more than eight years as president of the University of West Florida. read more >

Susan Benton is a ‘Florida Icon'

"Growing up in Miami, I understand and appreciate the importance of diversity. Florida is an amazing place because of its diversity." read more >

Floridian Janet Reno, first U.S. woman attorney general, dies at 78

Janet Reno, the first woman U.S. attorney general who served eight tumultuous years with President Bill Clinton, has died aged 78. read more >

Dwayne McCay on Florida Tech's offerings and mission

Dwayne McCay, President and CEO of Florida Institute of Technology, describes Florida Tech's academic offerings, explores the university's international appeal, and emphasizes the school's commitment to graduate job-placement. read more >

A future in Florida schools

Education has always been of great interest to me. I've thought that after my career at Florida Trend I might like to run a school. And since many of the magazine's readers have the management skills that would apply to schools, maybe I could tap your expertise. read more >

Terry Stiles is a ‘Florida Icon'

The South Florida developer is Chairman and CEO of Stiles. He lives in Fort Lauderdale, age 69. read more >

Babcock Ranch: A place in the sun

It's been almost a decade since developer Syd Kitson first approached Florida Power & Light about his plans to build what he envisions as the country's most sustainable community at Babcock Ranch. read more >

Inflection point: In a quandary over the presidential election

I confess I stopped following every turn, fact-check and “gotcha” in the presidential race months ago, when it seemed clear that the race was proceeding along a course... read more >

Franklin Street promotes Greg Matus to Senior Vice President of Investment Sales

Franklin Street, a growing full-service commercial real estate company, announces that it has promoted Greg Matus to senior vice president of investment sales. read more >

Ramps instead of cliffs

Florida is one of several states where the Social Security Administration is testing an approach that encourages people who receive benefits under the Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) program to return to work. read more >

Fixing income inequality in Florida

Florida Trend asked a group of Florida leaders and experts for their ideas about how to address the gap that's been growing for 30 years between the wealthy and the rest of America. read more >

Theresa Manuel is a ‘Florida Icon'

The former Olympian, teacher and coach shares lessons she's picked up during her life: read more >

Gov. Scott announces retirement of AHCA Secretary Liz Dudek

Gov. Rick Scott announced Secretary Liz Dudek's retirement from the Agency for Healthcare Administration, which will be effective on October 3, 2016. read more >

Research success in Florida

Arthrex is the poster child for a successful research-oriented company — and it's right here in Florida. read more >

Dan ‘Tater' Porter is a Florida Icon

Tater Porter is a rodeo champion and an Osceola County sheriff's deputy. Poarter lives in Kenansville and is age 45. read more >

Trading in ignorance

Nothing is more disappointing in the current presidential campaign than both candidates' aversion to talking straight to the American people about the issues that will actually determine the nation's future. read more >

Viewpoints: Dr. Karen Holbrook of Embry-Riddle

Dr. Karen Holbrook, interim president of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, lists the features, amenities and developments that make the school an appealing choice, and describes the Embry-Riddle University system's reach and research. read more >

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