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June 28, 2017

Jason Garcia

Florida Trend Associate Editor • jgarcia@floridatrend.com

Jason Garcia

Jason Garcia is a graduate of the Phillip Merrill College of Journalism at the University of Maryland. Before coming to Florida Trend, he worked for 13 years for the Orlando Sentinel, where he covered state politics and the tourism industry.

Articles by Jason Garcia:

Suneera Madhani is a 30-year-old millennial, a new mom — and the founder of a 3-year-old Orlando company that aims to be the Netflix or Uber of the credit-card processing.
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On a sunny afternoon in February 2016, Philip Levine, multimillionaire businessman/mayor of Miami Beach, came upon a FedEx truck blocking a lane of traffic on one of the city's main roads.
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For nearly a decade now, Walt Disney World and Universal have been engaged in an increasingly expensive arms race.
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Six years ago, the Aspen Institute, an international non-profit leadership group, began awarding the Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence, given every two years.
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Strength in numbers: Profile of UCF President John Hitt
University of Central Florida President John Hitt makes no apologies for growing the Orlando university into a 64,000-student behemoth...
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In the summer of 2014, the family behind The Villages, the retirement community that straddles three counties in central Florida, came through for Gov. Rick Scott in a big way.
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Hop to it: UF professor's project leads to Florida-produced hops
Brian Pearson was in England five or six years ago, vacationing with family after finishing his Ph.D...
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Profile of Jacksonville's Mayor Lenny Curry
When Orlando police Lt. Debra Clayton ordered Markeith Loyd to stop, police say he shot and killed her. And when the newly elected state attorney Aramis Ayala announced her office would not seek the death penalty for Loyd – or for any future criminal defendants - the announcement enraged everyone from Mina to Gov. Rick Scott.
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