December 16, 2017

People Archive

VyStar Credit Union, Jacksonville

Brian E. Wolfburg has been selected as the new President/CEO of VyStar Credit Union. read more >

Colson Hicks Eidson, Coral Gables

Stephanie A. Casey has been named partner at Colson Hicks Eidson in Coral Gables. Casey joined the firm in November 2012. Prior, she served as judicial clerk for United States District Judge Marcia G. Cooke and worked at a large, international law firm in Washington, DC. She practices in the areas of commercial litigation, personal injury, and class action litigation. read more >

Revenue Management Solutions (RMS), Tampa, Florida

RMS, which provides a data-based approach to menu pricing and optimization to leading restaurants worldwide, promoted Jana Zschieschang, its President of EMEA (Europe, Middle East, Africa) to Chief Marketing Officer. Jana will lead marketing strategy and vision, and business development operations across RMS' offices, which are in Tampa, Tokyo, Singapore, London and Paris. read more >

Dean, Mead & Dunbar, Tallahassee

Cari L. Roth, a shareholder in Dean, Mead & Dunbar, in its Tallahassee office has been named the Best Lawyers® 2018 Land Use and Zoning "Lawyer of the Year". She has 34 years of public and private sector legal and legislative experience and is a recognized leader in government relations and environmental and land use law. Her legal and legislative practice focuses on state and local government issues, including land use, water and environmental law, growth management and infrastructure issues. She has been ranked among Florida Trend's Florida Legal Elite for seven years. read more >

Diabetes Research Institute Foundation, Hollywood

The Diabetes Research Institute Foundation recently appointed Kathleen “Kit” Wills as Director of Development of its Florida Region read more >

Greystone Health Network, Tampa

Tricia Robinson has been named Chief Operating Officer of Greystone Health Network's north Florida region of skilled nursing facilities. read more >

We need to prepare for sea-level rise

We Floridians have just lived through Hurricane Irma and seen our neighbors in Puerto Rico and other islands suffer under not only Irma but Hurricane Maria as well. read more >

Ronald ‘Winky' Wright is a ‘Florida Icon'

Former professional boxer and two-time light middleweight world champion, St. Petersburg; age 45 read more >

Insured: Don't blame Hurricane Irma if property insurance rises

A post-storm assessment of the state's performance during Irma reflects mostly strengths. read more >

EisnerAmper, Miami

Steve Kreinik joins the partnership of EisnerAmper. He will be specializing in serving the tax and wealth advisory needs of individuals and closely held businesses. Steve will be part of the firm's Personal Wealth Advisory group as well as the Real Estate Industry team serving clients primarily from the firm's South Florida offices. read more >

City of Port St. Lucie Building Department , Port St. Lucie, Florida

In an effort to establish an on-going collaborative relationship with Real Estate Professionals in the community, the City of Port St. Lucie's Building Department created the Realtor Assist Program. In this program, Real Estate Professionals are invited to learn about the services provided by the Building Department and to inform Realtors of relevant Rules and Regulations, changes to Local Ordinances, and Building Codes. In addition, the sessions are meant to help Realtors identify Red Flags which may identify work that has been done without a permit, and other violations. With this program the Building Department has successfully trained over 1,400 Real Estate Professionals, the next scheduled class will be held in February 2018. read more >

PNC Bank, Jacksonville

PNC Bank, N. A. has appointed Brian Bucher regional president of a newly created Port Cities region. read more >

CareerSource North Central Florida, Gainesville

CareerSource North Central Florida has named Frank Avery its new executive director. read more >

Ricochet Global, Jacksonville

Timothy Foss has been hired to grow business lines across multiple segments spanning Ricochet's Internet and Telecommunication markets globally. read more >

Florida Highway Patrol, Tallahassee

Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) Director, Colonel Gene Spaulding, announced Chief Troy Thompson as Deputy Director of the Florida Highway Patrol. read more >

Good Samaritan Medical Center, West Palm Beach

Tenet Health has named Tara McCoy CEO of Good Samaritan Medical Center in West Palm Beach. read more >

Brevard County Sheriff's Office Charity, Melbourne

The American Business Women's Association recently named Sue Tyson-Parker as one of the Top 10 Business Women of the Year. read more >

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