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Car2go’s Miami Beach arrival eases travel in South Florida

Car2go N.A. LLC, North America’s one-way car-sharing market leader, announced today it will offer full access to Miami Beach as of Oct. 1, allowing residents and visitors alike to easily navigate South Florida’s top destinations.

Boatsetter, Cruzin merge peer-to-peer boat sharing brands

In a market “ripe for disruption,” peer-to-peer boat sharing market leaders Boatsetter, of San Francisco, and Cruzin, based in Aventura, announced this week that their companies will merge, combining their brands under one name.

United Data Technologies expands from Florida base to Texas

With five locations in Florida, including its corporate headquarters in Doral, and growing rapidly, United Data Technologies (UDT) has taken steps to expand with a new office in Plano, Texas, the company reported Wednesday.

Bankers Healthcare Group makes list of top South Florida Hispanic-owned businesses

Bankers Healthcare Group (BHG), which underwent unprecedented growth in 2015 and expanded to new headquarters in Davie, Florida, said Tuesday it has been named among South Florida's top Hispanic-owned businesses in the South Florida Business Journal's (SFBJ) annual listing.

Topgolf swings into Jacksonville following successful Tampa premiere

Topgolf has selected Jacksonville as its second Florida site, the innovative sports entertainment provider announced yesterday, following an enormously successful first venue in Tampa and drawing on the city’s increasing economic appeal to expanding businesses.

SpaceX to launch satellites from Cape Canaveral

Florida’s Cape Canaveral Air Force Station will serve as the launching pad for two SpaceX communications satellite missions in 2017 and 2018, the private rocket and spacecraft firm announced yesterday from its California operations center.

OrlandoiX awards UCF students scholarships to digital festival

University of Central Florida's current business incubator/accelerator classes will have full access to event

Pie Five Pizza coming to South Florida

Up to 28 pizza franchises will open between Melbourne and Miami.

Trilogy Capital Group and Aeon Partners invest in Senior Lifestyle Associates

Trilogy Capital Group LLC and Aeon Partners Inc., principal shareholders in newly formed Senior Lifestyle Associates Inc., today announced the opening of their joint operation in the fast-growing senior living sector.

Zayo expanding key Miami data center

zColo facility will double company's capacity by next year.

Katie Pemble resigns from C1 Bank

Katie Pemble has submitted her resignation not only from C1 Bank in general, but also the boards of the bank and C1 Financial, the holding company that holds the interests of C1 Bank.

Progressive Care posts record-breaking sales in August

Due to strategic marketing efforts, Miami Gardens-based Progressive Care Inc. revealed record-breaking sales figures for August 2015, filling over 16,500 prescriptions and earning approximately $1.17 million, a 32 percent increase over August 2014.

Healthy & Tasty Brands expands in Colorado, has plans for Miami

With a newly acquired Denver-area venue and plans to expand in South Florida, Miami-based Healthy & Tasty Brands plans to stimulate the greater Miami-area economy in the near future with its restaurant business.

Motorcycle Industry Council acquires AIMExpo trade show

Acquisition part of deal for Motorcycle Group section of Marketplace Events.

Florida-based NextEra Energy, Hawaiian Electric Industries clear hurdle on path to merger

Florida-based NextEra Energy and Hawaiian Electric Industries (HEI) announced Wednesday the end of a mandatory waiting period regulating proposed mergers, having announced the proposed merger in December 2014 and satisfying all legal conditions.

Jacksonville's strong economic climate draws global business to area

Jacksonville is living up to its Forbes ranking as one of the nation’s top 35 business locales, as recent company expansions and development initiatives have sparked a robust economic climate for the Northeast Florida area.

Oceaneering announces Shell Appomattox umbilical contract to amplify Florida operations

Oceaneering International, Inc. announced Tuesday that a contract from Shell Offshore, Inc. to supply umbilicals for the deepwater Appomattox development located in the Gulf of Mexico will create growth for its Panama City, Florida, facility.

Burger 21 re-opens Fort Lauderdale franchise under new ownership

To celebrate its Fort Lauderdale franchise re-opening under new ownership, fast casual franchise Burger 21 will donate 10 percent of its proceeds to Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital in Hollywood, the company announced in Tampa on Tuesday.

Miami-area financial executives anticipate positive job market

Executives in the Miami and Fort Lauderdale vicinity expect professional-level hiring to pick up in the next six months, according to the just-released Miami/Fort Lauderdale Professional Employment Forecast from leading specialized staffing firm Robert Half.

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