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December 14, 2018

Amy Martinez

Florida Trend Associate Editor •

Amy Martinez
Amy Martinez

Amy Martinez writes about a variety of business topics in Florida, including education, health care and technology. She also writes a monthly news column on Florida's legal sector. An American Studies graduate of Florida State University, Amy began her business journalism career in 1996 at The Miami Herald. She went on to work at the Palm Beach Post, Raleigh News and Observer and Seattle Times. Amy joined Florida Trend in St. Petersburg as an associate editor in 2014.

Articles by Amy Martinez:

High-Tech Corridor: Jacksonville aims to create an innovative ‘Main Street'
Last summer, Jacksonville transportation officials unveiled plans to develop an innovation corridor along Bay Street downtown.
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Monkey business: A new exhibit at Jacksonville Zoo
Jacksonville's zoo goes out on a limb with its new exhibit
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Affordable housing in Florida: Déjà vu, all over again
As the economy has recovered, affordable housing is again an issue in many parts of Florida.
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Support for LGBTQ: Profile of Cindy Watson and the JASMYN network
Cindy Watson's JASMYN provides aid to more than 600 each year.
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Bullish: Profile of USF President Judy Genshaft
Child and family advocate; founder, 4Generations Institute; former president, Voices For Florida's Children, Tallahassee; age 67
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Coming clean: Crowley Maritime launches an LNG-powered ship
El Coqui made its maiden voyage — the first time an American-flagged ship designed to transport vehicles operated on liquefied natural gas.
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Sell JEA?
An advisory firm suggests JEA could get top dollar from a private buyer.
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Droning on
Florida companies, entrepreneurs and schools are all-in as commercial use of drones skyrockets.
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Rewarding Customers: Southeastern Grocers takes a new approach to rewards program
Plus, business news in Northeast Florida, including briefs and "players."
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Job hopes: Columbia County land state grants that target areas of opportunities
Residents of Columbia County are hoping a pair of small economic development grants will unlock big job growth...
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