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Southwest Fla. & Tampa Bay Business Players - January 2011

» Steve Murawski has stepped down as director of scientific programs and chief science adviser for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's National Marine Fisheries Service to become a research professor at the University of South Florida's College of Marine Sciences.

Steve Murawski
Steve Murawski
Murawski, who played a major role in the scientific community's response to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, will hold the St. Petersburg Downtown Progress Peter R. Betzer Endowed Chair.

» Cynthia M. Cole, a former engineer with Boeing, has joined Med-Vision, a Tampa-based health plan and risk management strategy firm, as vice president of operations for the western United States.