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May 20, 2018

Miami-Dade

Fashion Dreams in Miami

Entrepreneur Hakan Baykam hopes his international fashion school leads to bigger things for Miami. Read more »
Published on 4/27/2018

Miami-Dade and Monroe Counties: Economic strengths and challenges, people to watch

Miami-Dade makes few inroads into its transportation challenges, but earns a thumbs up on school improvements... Read more »
Published on 3/28/2018

Home Building for a Cause

Non-profit Techo allows builders here to tackle poverty in Latin America Read more »
Published on 2/27/2018

International links: Andromeda sees green in its vertical gardens

Andromeda manufactures do-it-yourself kits for vertical gardens. They have a contract manufacturer that makes them in Mexico, then the company buys plants from south Florida growers and installs the vertical garden systems for about $100 per square foot. Read more »
Published on 1/26/2018

Growing problem: Miami tries to get beyond the startup phase

Miami lags in growing companies beyond the startup phase. Read more »
Published on 12/28/2017

School of thought: Codina Partners takes a novel approach to its charter school

When Codina Partners planned its $1-billion-plus Downtown Doral community, it envisioned a top-notch school as a centerpiece to draw residents and businesses. Read more »
Published on 11/28/2017

Industrious: Miami-Dade's industrial real estate sector is among the nation's most in-demand

Miami-Dade has more than 157.2 million square feet of industrial real estate... Read more »
Published on 10/26/2017

Building ties: Miami sees an Israeli influx of businesses

More Israeli companies are setting up shop in Miami-Dade, lured by Miami's position as a gateway to Latin America and to larger U.S. markets. Read more »
Published on 9/28/2017

Wynwood Brewing is bubbling over

Miami's first craft brewery began when Luis C. “Pops” Brignoni gave his son a gag gift of a home beer brewing kit. Read more »
Published on 9/12/2017

Crop shift in Miami-Dade

Miami-Dade farmers have turned to ornamental plants and trees. Read more »
Published on 8/28/2017

Ken Lawson: Partnership Importance and Visit to Miami

Ken Lawson, President & CEO of Visit Florida, writes about a recent trip to Miami. Read more »
Published on 8/3/2017

FMU's aviation program gains altitude

Capt. Arnold Tolbert takes Florida Memorial's aviation program to a higher level. Read more »
Published on 7/26/2017

Miami Beach's mayor has an entrepreneurial touch

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. Read more »
Published on 6/28/2017

Miami finally gets its museum: The Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science

Twenty years after it was conceived, five years after groundbreaking, after legal, political and financial woes... Read more »
Published on 6/28/2017

On the map: Miami is an arbitration hub for international business disputes

Last summer, a special panel of judges met in Miami to hear claims by several construction companies that the Panama Canal Authority, which runs the canal, owes them $1.6 billion... Read more »
Published on 6/28/2017

An oversupply of posh in Miami

Overbuilding in Miami's luxury home market has created a buyer's market... Read more »
Published on 5/24/2017

School program in Miami-Dade makes a breakthrough

Areli Acevedo is one of 1,200 students currently in the Breakthrough Miami, a non-profit academic enrichment program that uses a peer-mentoring model to give students from low-income families access to advanced educational opportunities. Read more »
Published on 4/26/2017

Miami-Dade/Monroe: Trains, traffic and sea rise

Florida East Coast's Brightline rail service debuts this summer in south Florida as Miami Beach and Monroe County prepare for rising water. Read more »
Published on 3/28/2017

Sea leveling: Miami takes on rising tides

Experts predict the Atlantic Ocean will rise two feet by 2060 — putting the western half of Miami beach under water. Read more »
Published on 2/27/2017

Targeting talent: Miami-Dade County struggles to find qualified employees

Miami-Dade County ranks No. 8 in the nation for the number of college students per capita. Read more »
Published on 1/26/2017

Bonding over affordable housing in Miami-Dade

South Florida is among the country's least affordable housing markets, part of the workforce housing problem is too few affordable homes near employment centers. Read more »
Published on 12/28/2016

Broken bond: Miami is only municipality the SEC has sued twice

Ongoing securities violations makes Miami the only municipality the SEC has sued twice. Read more »
Published on 11/28/2016

Navigating Venezuela' uncertain economic environment

Public relations and public affairs firm Burson-Marsteller created a Venezuela specialty team to help clients in that troubled country. Read more »
Published on 10/26/2016

Florida declares new are of Zika transmission in Miami

Florida officials on Thursday announced a new area of Zika transmission in the Miami region and have called on the federal government for funding to help fight the outbreak. Read more »
Published on 10/14/2016

Rokk3r is turning ideas into companies

Rokk3r, which started as a marketing and interactive agency, changed direction after the founders began meeting people with great ideas who needed help turning those ideas into companies. Read more »
Published on 9/28/2016

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