October 31, 2014

People Archive

Freedom Rising

Late this summer, I had the rare pleasure of attending the movies with our whole family since both sons were home from college. We saw The Butler... read more >

Tom James is a 'Florida Icon'

Chairman, Raymond James Financial, St. Petersburg; age 69 read more >

Positive signs in commercial real estate

Justin Beck, president of Beck Property, a major full-service real estate company, talks about the commercial market's recent positive signs. read more >

Florida's cities are on the rise

Thomas Friedman recently penned a fascinating column about the increasing importance of cities in determining the future of our nation... read more >

Florida's ties to Israel

Florida is stepping up efforts to attract Israeli firms. read more >

Patrick Smith is a 'Florida Icon'

Author, Merritt Island; age 85 read more >

BioFront Technologies

Jason Robotham, an FSU post-doctorate research scientist, launched BioFront Technologies in 2010, aided by co-founder, FSU biological sciences professor Hengli Tang. read more >

Author Jeff Klinkenberg on 'Weird Florida'

Jeff Klinkenberg, culture writer for the Tampa Bay Times and author of a new book, Alligators in B-Flat, talks about whether Florida deserves its weird reputation. read more >

Video Q& A with Kevin Morgan of Crystal Lagoons

Kevin Morgan, CEO of Crystal Lagoons USA, discusses the Crystal Lagoons technology and its role in aiding real estate, tourism, and industry, globally and in Florida. read more >

Riding high: Florida Trend enjoys another fine year

I'm proud to report that Florida Trend is enjoying another fine year. Consider the following: read more >

Re-education in Florida

The young Floridians who graduated from high school this spring all left with diplomas, but it has become a fact of life that the traditional diploma has become an empty vessel in terms of what it tells a college or employer. read more >

Priorities for Eugene Pettis, new president of the Florida Bar

Eugene Pettis hopes to impart a sense of service through his presidency of the Bar. read more >

Jerry Uelsmann is a 'Florida Icon'

Photographer, Gainesville, age 79 read more >

Economist Jeff Korzenik on investments and bull markets

Jeff Korzenik, Chief Investment Strategist, Fifth Third Bank, offers his outlook for investment... read more >

Patrick Geraghty of Florida Blue discusses health insurance exchanges

Patrick Geraghty, Chairman and CEO for Florida Blue, discusses the impending health insurance exchanges. Geraghty also offers practical advice for small business owners who are looking to participate in the exchanges. read more >

Patrick Geraghty of Florida Blue on why Florida should accept Medicaid funds

Patrick Geraghty, Chairman and CEO for Florida Blue, offers reasons why Florida should take the $51 billion in Federal Medicaid funding. read more >

Carol Craig is Making Opportunities

Best Small Company employees answer the question, "What do you like best about your company?" read more >

Page-Theus Funeral Home & Cremation Services: Best Large Company - No. 36

Best Large Company employees answer the question, "What do you like best about your company?" read more >

Fairwinds Credit Union: Best Large Company - No. 28

Best Large Company employees answer the question, "What do you like best about your company?" read more >

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