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Publisher's column

A Promising Future

In January we kicked off Florida Trend’s 50th anniversary year with a special anniversary page in each issue. Read more »
Published on 7/1/2008

25 Days — 2,348 Miles

One part of my job that I really enjoy is having the opportunity to travel all over the state. I run into lifelong friends, get to renew acquaintances and make lots of new ones. April was a whirlwind month. Read more »
Published on 6/1/2008

Basking in the Sunshine

Florida's Sunshine Laws are not only important to journalists, but also to you as engaged readers. Read more »
Published on 5/1/2008

The Green Advantage

Florida is known for its beautiful beaches, wildlife and natural environment, and many of Florida’s CEOs embrace the state’s environmental values and recognize that their approach toward the environment plays a major role in their success. Read more »
Published on 4/1/2008

A Well-Timed Investment

The Florida Innovation Initiative is targeted to thought leaders and influentials in business, finance, science and higher education in Florida and throughout the U.S. It incorporates key findings from the “Imagining an Innovative Economy” sum Read more »
Published on 3/1/2008

A Great Partnership

I recently had the opportunity to go to São Paulo, Brazil, as part of a Team Florida trade mission coordinated by Enterprise Florida. With more than 200 Florida business, government and economic development leaders, it was the largest-ever American Read more »
Published on 2/1/2008

50 Years Old and Still Brand New

As Florida has grown and prospered, so has Florida business. Along with our readers and our advertisers, Florida Trend has been on an incredible adventure over the past 50 years, and it’s time to celebrate our impressive mutual achievements. Read more »
Published on 1/1/2008

Preparing for the Future

Technology changes are coming whether we’re ready or not. And in order for Florida to remain competitive, we have to educate the future workforce appropriately. Read more »
Published on 12/1/2007

Florida: Open for Business

Through Business Florida, we consider ourselves a partner in the branding of Florida and in positioning our state as a leader in innovation. It’s a responsibility we take very seriously, and we are always working to make the content and the distribu Read more »
Published on 11/1/2007

Knowing the Territory

When you’re in an unfamiliar place, it’s good to have someone who knows the territory to help you get around. Read more »
Published on 10/1/2007

Nurture Young Professionals

“Young people today are looking for more than just a job. They’re anxious to make connections and make a difference.” Read more »
Published on 9/1/2007 Your 'One-Stop Shop'

For nearly 50 years, Florida Trend’s editorial and art teams have won so many awards it would be impossible to count them all. Read more »
Published on 8/1/2007

Looking to the Horizon

The Florida Chamber Foundation routinely focuses on trends and research concerning the competitiveness of our state... Read more »
Published on 7/1/2007

A Champion of Entrepreneurs: Jim Moran

Florida entrepreneurs lost a good friend with the passing of Jim Moran on April 24. Read more »
Published on 6/1/2007

Success Breeds Success

If you've wondered about the return on investment that Florida and Palm Beach County made in recruiting the Scripps Research Institute in 2003, I can assure you that momentum in the life sciences industry is going strong. Read more »
Published on 5/1/2007

Be Prepared

The CEO of a company came to me recently with a confidential request: "I'm considering expanding my company to St. Petersburg. What do you think of your town?" Read more »
Published on 4/1/2007

Leadership Florida: Building Community for 25 Years

In 1992, my second year as Florida Trend publisher, I was offered a great opportunity to take part in Leadership Florida, a program that brings together leaders from all over the state... Read more »
Published on 3/1/2007

The New

On Jan. 30, Florida Trend goes live with our redesigned website. Read more »
Published on 2/1/2007

Good Ideas Don't Just Happen. They're Published

As Florida Trend approaches its 50th anniversary -- we're 49 this year -- we want to raise awareness of the excellence that Florida Trend has achieved over that stretch. Read more »
Published on 1/1/2007

A Generation of Thanks

It was 1957 when the Florida Legislature awarded a charter to (then) Manatee Junior College. From the first 502 students who met in borrowed space, Manatee Community College has grown to 9,000-plus credit students. Read more »
Published on 12/1/2006

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