- Brexit not expected to hurt Florida tourism but could unsettle real estate
Despite tense and what seem to be never-ending Brexit talks and contortions — not to mention the declining value of the British pound against the U.S. dollar — the British are, in fact, still coming to Florida.
- Miami tourism sets record in 2018, surpassing 2017 gains
Not only were hotel occupancy rates and average room rates up, but revpar (revenue per available room) gained significantly.
Grow Financial Credit Union names successor to retiring CFO
Doug Tilden has joined Tampa-based Grow Financial Credit Union as chief financial officer, succeeding Gail Wean, who is set to retire after 21 years with the company.
Florida economic development team sets Casablanca mission
Small and mid-sized Florida businesses in industries like energy, infrastructure, agricultural equipment and healthcare could find great new opportunities in Morocco, according to Enterprise Florida Inc.
Lawmakers, cultural leaders challenge Florida Legislature on arts funding
Arts advocates set their sights high at a town-hall forum, calling on the Florida Legislature to fully fund more than $61 million in grants recommended by the state’s Division of Cultural Affairs.