January 28, 2020


Amaya's Story: Why She Trusted Nemours Children's For Personalized Care

When 13-year old Amaya was first diagnosed with scoliosis during a routine sports physical at school, it was no surprise to her mother, Kenyatta, who also has scoliosis. However, unlike... Read more »
Published on 12/1/2019

6 Ways to Protect Yourself When Companies Collapse

Bankruptcy is a mystery to most people, especially for those caught up in a customer’s or vendor’s bankruptcy proceeding. A few practices can help protect your interests, minimize fall-out, and... Read more »
Published on 12/1/2019

Meet Stacy Ritter: Broward County's Champion of Change

From business to politics, women in Florida’s most diverse county are changing the perception of Greater Fort Lauderdale. And one in particular is pushing the boundaries of what has been... Read more »
Published on 11/1/2019

Preparing for Business with Unforeseen Partners

When structuring partnership, shareholder and operating agreements, business owners try to address every reasonably conceivable situation. What often goes overlooked, however, are the effects on the business of divorce, dementia,... Read more »
Published on 10/1/2019

Space Florida: Driving Florida's Aerospace Future

Space Florida: Driving Florida's Aerospace Future Florida is well-positioned to dominate the future of the aerospace industry and lead the world in enabling space commerce and innovation. There is a... Read more »
Published on 10/1/2019

Miramar: Your Partner for Business

“For countless employers, Miramar takes every step to be the right city in the right place to help them open, grow and thrive in the South Florida economy.” – Anita... Read more »
Published on 10/1/2019

Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center is Recognized with NCI Designation

Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, part of the University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine, has received the prestigious NCI designation from the National Cancer Institute. The NCI designation... Read more »
Published on 9/24/2019

The Role of Patent Protection in Technology Start-ups

One of the great benefits of the patent system is to give start-up technology companies a reason for potential investors to invest, while providing protection. Patents give a start-up exclusive... Read more »
Published on 9/1/2019

Intellectual property and your new business: Questions you should be asking to ensure you're protected.

There are many things to think about when you’re starting a new business. In addition to the financial, marketing and other business matters, there are important intellectual property concerns that... Read more »
Published on 9/1/2019

Three Benefits Developers Should Expect

How choosing design-build can reduce risk Read more »
Published on 8/30/2019

A Leader in Innovation: Using the Latest Sustainable Technology from Field to Factory

U.S. Sugar uses the latest science and technology to produce the highest quality sugar, fresh vegetables, and orange juice. Employing advanced practices in planting, harvesting and transportation allows the company... Read more »
Published on 8/29/2019

Miramar Sounds Perfect for Growing Audio Company

JL Audio debuted in the 1970s when two high school buddies from Miramar began building loudspeakers for fun, friends and family. As their components won industry awards and earned national... Read more »
Published on 8/29/2019

A Pearl in the Oyster

A flourishing tech hub(Maybe you knew that already?) Booming arts scene, craft beer, nightlife and lifestyle (No surprise there, either.) And, a world leader in marine science talent and innovation  ... Read more »
Published on 8/29/2019

Miami Dade College Combats Critical Shortage in Cybersecurity

Who hasn’t received that dreaded warning notification in their inbox telling them to change their password? It’s a far-too-common message as security breaches and hacks increasingly threaten the safety of... Read more »
Published on 8/29/2019

AOB Law Brings Balance To Property Insurance Market

Gov. Ron DeSantis in May signed Florida House Bill 7065 to address assignment of benefits (AOB) abuse. The intent of the new law, eff ective July 1, was to stem... Read more »
Published on 7/26/2019

Fertile Ground For Key Growth Sectors

When Miramar-based cancer and infectious disease research company Altor BioScience Corp. was acquired in 2017 for $1 billion, it was more than Florida’s largest ever biotech acquisition. It was confirmation... Read more »
Published on 7/26/2019

Layered Approach Protects Trade Secrets

What Qualifies as ‘Trade Secrets’? What is — and is not — confidential, proprietary or protected data? Trade secrets can include company financial records; pricing information; client or customer lists;... Read more »
Published on 3/28/2019

University of Miami Health: Delivering World-Class Cardiovascular Care

At the Cardiovascular Program at UHealth - the University of Miami Health System, renowned physician scientists are combatting the heart disease epidemic with a combination of world-class care and innovative treatments found nowhere else in the world. Read more »
Published on 12/21/2018

University of Florida Innovation Station in Sarasota continues to exceed goals

The University of Florida Innovation Station Sarasota County (UFIS) was established to assist the Sarasota region with economic development based on creating a STEM/Engineering talent pipeline for the area to grow its high-tech economy. Read more »
Published on 10/1/2018

FSU Successfully 'Raises the Torch' For the Future

Eight years ago, Florida State University embarked on the most ambitious fundraising effort in its history. Raise the Torch: The Campaign for Florida Statewas launched to attract $1 billion in philanthropic support to implement bold ideas that would continue to distinguish Florida State as a preeminent university and positively affect the future for students, faculty and alumni. Read more »
Published on 9/28/2018

JM Family Enterprises, Inc.: History, Legacy and Future

When Jim Moran first met executives from a little-known import auto maker Toyota in 1968, he already was a highly successful car dealer. Back in his early days in Chicago, he pioneered the use of a brand new advertising medium — television — to become one of the nation's largest car dealers. His innovations even had earned Moran a cover of TIME magazine. Read more »
Published on 9/28/2018

Drone Technology at Duke Energy

For nearly a century, unmanned aerial vehicles – or drones – were military tools, but in the last decade, drone use for civilian tasks has skyrocketed. Read more »
Published on 9/1/2018

How Much Power Does Your Homeowners Association Board Have?

What happens when your condo association board decides to create a common area, like a fire pit gathering area, a little too close for your personal privacy boundary? On the other hand, how difficult should it be for association boards to make improvements to keep common areas relevant and attractive to new buyers? Read more »
Published on 9/1/2018

Unbridled Ambition at Florida Atlantic University

Florida Atlantic University has made millions of dollars in strategic investments to attract world-class scientists, develop new STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) programs and grow its research enterprise. Read more »
Published on 9/1/2018

Empowering the Energy Revolution

Foresight positioned Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems as the technology pioneer to power generation companies, transforming the energy industry. Read more »
Published on 9/1/2018

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