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January 22, 2018

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:

The state of finance in Florida
BANKING UPDATE: Consolidation Is Hot; Deregulation Is Not
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Disc golf gives Lake County a sporting chance
Shortly after Alan Jones and his family established a potato farm in northern Manatee County in the late 1980s...
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Duda's agribusiness development reach
The fate of Cocoa Ranch was probably sealed 60 years ago. The cattle ranch and sod farm in southern Brevard County was purchased in the 1940s by A. Duda & Sons...
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Tavistock's Role in Developing Rural Florida
Nobody has done more to spur interest in east-central Florida than Tavistock, the private investment firm founded by billionaire Joe Lewis. Jim Zboril, president of Tavistock Development, says the company has long viewed Lake Nona as something of a proving ground on which it can test new ideas. Sunbridge, he says, is where those ideas will be rolled out on a wider scale.
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Rural Florida's players and their projects
Seventy years ago, Henry Moyle, a Salt Lake City-born apostle in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, proposed that the Mormon church establish a large cattle ranch in Florida.
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Ranchland to rooftops in central Florida
One of Florida's biggest open spaces — the massive property in east-central Florida owned by the Mormon Church — is opening itself to development.
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Avoiding surgery
In 1985, Tampa General Hospital became the first hospital in Florida to perform a successful heart transplant.
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3-D Mapping
Three-dimensional mapping technology enables cardiologists to more safely treat abnormal heartbeats, one of the most common forms of cardiac problems.
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Statistically speaking
Results from a telephone poll of 1,002 U.S. adults (485 men and 517 women), with region, gender, age, race and ethnicity weighted to be nationally representative...
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