January 20, 2020

Amy Martinez

Florida Trend Associate Editor • amartinez@floridatrend.com

Amy Martinez
Amy Martinez

Amy Martinez became an associate editor for Florida Trend in 2014. She works from Palm Beach County. Before coming to Trend, Amy wrote about e-commerce and the Pacific Northwest economy for the Seattle Times. A graduate of Florida State University, she also has been a business reporter for the Miami Herald, Stuart News, Palm Beach Post and Raleigh News and Observer.

Articles by Amy Martinez:

Northeast Florida - Jacksonville's downtown, affordable housing, workforce
A recent decision by the First Baptist Church to try to sell most of its property downtown presents both opportunity and risk for Jacksonville's urban renewal efforts.
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Aevum joins Atlanta-based Generation Orbit at Jacksonville's Cecil Spaceport
Jacksonville's Cecil Spaceport is getting its second launch tenant.
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Ocala's horse business growth
Ocala's horse business has grown in size and political clout, even as thoroughbred racing draws fewer people to tracks.
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UNF has partnered with Fullstack Academy to launch coding program
Among the job openings in Jacksonville today are 950 that require the ability to write computer code...
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Jacksonville's urban city trail
Advocates say Emerald Trail will help revitalize Jacksonville's urban core, encourage healthy lifestyles and spur economic development.
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Power Steering: Cheryl Miller, AutoNation's CEO
Miller's promotion to CEO made her the first woman to lead a publicly traded company based in South Florida — and one of only 10 women among the 125 largest public companies statewide.
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Mayo Clinic plans multimillion-dollar proton therapy center in Jacksonville
The Mayo Clinic plans to build a $233-million, 140,000-sq.-ft. cancer care center in Jacksonville
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Jax Federal's new CEO Joe Nowland talks expansion strategy
This month, Jax Federal Credit Union will open its ninth location in Northeast Florida after acquiring and renovating a vacant bank-branch building in Jacksonville's Southside.
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Credit unions go shopping
Florida leads the nation in the number of banks purchased by credit unions.
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Navy Federal Credit Union has grown from a call center to an economic powerhouse.
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