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December 13, 2017

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Susan G. Komen South Florida, West Palm Beach

Susan G. Komen South Florida is proud to announce the addition of Kate Watt as Executive Director. read more >

Tampa General Hospital, Tampa

Judith M. Ploszek, MBA, has been named executive vice president and chief financial officer of Tampa General Hospital. read more >

Stellar, Jacksonville

Stellar has named Clint Pyle as its new Senior Vice President/Chief Financial Officer. He most recently served as Divisional Vice President of Shared Services for the the fully integrated firm that focuses on design, engineering, construction and mechanical services worldwide. Pyle is a licensed CPA with almost 20 years of accounting and finance experience. read more >

Pace, Boca Raton, Orlando, Miami and New York

Diana Riser President of Pace, Florida Division Pace Advertising in New York City and Green Advertising in Boca Raton and Orlando have integrated, added a Miami office, and named Diana Riser president of Pace Florida Division. Riser is the former publisher of Modern Luxury publications in Miami. The reorganization expands services and resources for all locations. read more >

The Aleksander Group, Tallahassee

The Aleksander Group has been honored on the Seminole 100 list-a celebration of the fastest-growing U.S. businesses owned by Florida State University alums. The Aleksander Group does government consulting work, and represents some of the biggest companies in the US before Florida's legislature. Founder Sebastian Aleksander is a seasoned lobbyist and proud FSU graduate. read more >

Lifer: St. Petersburg College taps Tonjua Williams as president

St. Petersburg College's new president started out as a clerk at the college. read more >

Steve Spurrier, Florida Icon

Former football player, football coach, Gainesville; age 72 read more >

Florida's state colleges are better than good enough

For at least a decade, I'd say, the highest-performing institution in Florida has been the Florida State College system... read more >

Profiles of women leaders in Florida

Profiles of Nancy Hogshead-Makar, Carol Craig, Marsha Powers,Val Demings, Pam Iorio, Nadine Smith, Shelley Broader, LauraGonzalez-Estefani, Wendy Link, Debbie Calder and Hilarie Bass. read more >

Deirdre Macnab transformed the Florida League of Women Voters

Deirdre Macnab transformed the Florida League of Women Voters into an aggressive activist group. read more >

Clean energy advocate Susan Glickman is rolling with the punches

Clean energy advocate Susan Glickman's fortunes ebb and flow depending on who's in charge. read more >

A low-key approach: Lila Jaber helps other women succeed

Lila Jaber is translating her own success into helping other women succeed. read more >

Confidence booster: Retired FIU dean Joyce Elam grooms women to become leaders

To help address the gender confidence gap in business, Joyce Elam created a four-day training and education event for women in south Florida. read more >

Calling the shots: GrayRobinson law firm gives Mayanne Downs full control

GrayRobinson's organizational structure gives Mayanne Downs power that other law firm managing partners lack. read more >

A state of small businesses

Florida is a state of small businesses, many of which rely on community banks to help run their operations. Yet consolidation has left the state with fewer and fewer community banks. read more >

MDO Partners, Miami, FL

MDO Partners is proud to announce Managing Partner Richard Montes de Oca will be joining the distinguished faculty of the University of Miami School of Law. He will begin this new role in the Fall 2017 semester serving as an Adjunct Professor, Transactional Externship, teaching Contract Drafting, Mergers and Acquisitions, and Corporate Compliance. read more >

Raymond James Bank, Tampa

Raymond James Bank has hired Grace Jackson to serve as executive vice president and chief operating officer. read more >

CenterState Bank, Winter Haven

CenterState Bank Corporation announced today that its board of directors has named Mark W. Thompson as President of its subsidiary bank, CenterState Bank, N.A. read more >

JAXPORT, Jacksonville

The Jacksonville Port Authority Board of Directors today unanimously voted to hire longtime JAXPORT executive Eric Green as Chief Executive Officer. read more >

UF Health, Jacksonville

Leon L. Haley Jr. will become UF Health Jacksonville's chief executive officer Jan. 1. read more >

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